Layoffs, Shutdowns Coming to Construction Industry, Experts Warn

Gilbert Brulotte, head of the CCA, said there are a number of explanations for the funding delays. For one, the Liberal government needed new agreements with the provinces before proceeding. Also, the Alberta government was late giving Ottawa its wish list for water infrastructure and transit projects, which also required funding. “Those are just the realities of the day. It takes time, but in the meantime, the money’s not flowing.” Read more