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City of Winnipeg proceeding with street renewals, water & waste projects

  MHCA has joined with six other business organizations in a Winnipeg Construction Association letter sent jointly to Mayor Brian Bowman and Premier Brian Pallister, encouraging both levels of government to proceed during the COVID-19 pandemic with design, tenders and awards for the 2020 construction season. In discussions with the
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Employers council seeks clarity on coverage of COVID-19 related illness

  The Manitoba Employers Council, of which MHCA is a member, has written to the Workers Compensation Board chair, seeking clarification of its policy for covering COVID-19 related illness. “We are writing out of concern about the potential financial impact on WCB should claims relating to COVID-19 be accepted that
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MHCA, MI working on detailed COVID-19 safe-work practices

  The MHCA is working with Manitoba Infrastructure to see safe-work practices that control risks during the COVID-19 pandemic are in place at all construction work sites this season. MI has said it plans to proceed with tender advertising and awards, and is working on the assumption the projects advertised
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Highways Capital investment rises in Manitoba’s 2020 budget

  The provincial government is raising Highways Capital program to $362.5 million, making good on the first year of its election campaign promise to hike the program by an average $12.5 million annually. Further, the budget for Manitoba Infrastructure includes an additional $5.4 million “carry-over” funds for use this year.
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A message from our Chair

  The construction industry is used to working in shifting environments, nimbly adapting to changing circumstances on any given day, including on the worksite. We’re good at innovating, problem-solving on-the-spot. We are in unchartered territory today. I have been an owner and a businessman for a lot of years. I
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Manitoba to issue construction tenders as usual

  Tender advertising to proceed, unless MI told otherwise MHCA has assured Manitoba Infrastructure the industry will work with the government to ensure construction work planned for the year proceeds as normally as possible, adjusting as necessary amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “MI has assured us that, to date, the department
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MHCA at work during COVID-19 response

  In response to the COVID-19, MHCA staff are working remotely from the office, which will close as of March 16. Here’s how we are serving you, our members, clients and our staff: All events, meetings, training sessions and in-person client visits and consulting activities are cancelled until further notice
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MHCA supports City budget, calls for update on street renewal strategy

  Click here to read the March 18th EPC budget presentation.


MHCA – COVID-19 Notice: Suspension of Training Courses at the MHCA

  Based on advice from governments and their public health agencies regarding the presence and risk of COVID-19, the MHCA will not host events, committee meetings or safety education and training courses for 30 days from March 13 to April 13. During the above period, the MHCA will monitor COVID-19
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COVID-19 NOTICE

  MHCA EVENTS CANCELLED FOR 30 DAYS Based on advice from governments and their public health agencies regarding the presence and risk of COVID-19, the MHCA will not host events for 30 days from March 13 to April 13, including the March 24 MHCA Breakfast with the Leader. The MHCA
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