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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Potential OBC Amendments, Mid-Rise...

May 5, 2014Ms. Brenda Lewis, Director MMAHMinistry of Municipal Affairs and Housing777 Bay St, 2nd FloorToronto, Ontario, M5G 2E5 RE: Potential OBC Amendments, Mid-Rise Wood Frame BuildingsDear Madam: On...

OBOA Family Day

"OBOA FAMILY DAY" The OBOA has put together OBOA Family day with the Jays. On Sunday June 8, 1:07 start time. The Toronto Blue Jays take on the St. Louis Cardinals.  Blue Jays Give Away Day,...

Building Safety Month MAY 2014

We rarely question our safety when we are in the buildings we live, work shop or play. This is because of the high standard in which buildings in Ontario are constructed. In Ontario, the minimum standard for new...

2012 Building Code Overview - An...

On November 2, 2012, the 2012 Building Code was filed as O.Reg. 332/12 and can be found at e‐Laws. The new Building Code, for the most part, will come into force on January 1, 2014 with certain energy efficiency...

OBOA Announces Enhanced...

February 10, 2014 OBOA President Mike Seiling issued the following statement today: “The OBOA is extremely pleased to inform the membership that the revisions to update the Certification Program are...

2014 - 58th AMTS

Sunday September 28th - Thursday October 2nd Hosted by The City of Niagara Falls Have you REGISTERED as a DELEGATE?  More than 30 Technical Sessions relating to the Building Industry are being offered...

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NEWS
MPAC Streamlines Building Permit...

As part of the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation’s (MPAC) commitment to improving operational efficiencies, we have updated our approach to receiving building permit files by streamlining the...

Fire, flood forces evacuation of...

Police have charged one man with mischief after a hotel in Mississauga had to be evacuated due to water damage from a fire hose early Sunday morning. Emergency crews were called to the Holiday Inn at 970 Dixon Rd....

Fire, flood forces evacuation of...

Police have charged one man with mischief after a hotel in Mississauga had to be evacuated due to water damage from a fire hose early Sunday morning. Emergency crews were called to the Holiday Inn at 970 Dixon Rd....

The Honourable Ted McMeekin

Ted McMeekin was born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario. He was first elected to the Ontario legislature in 2000 as the MPP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Aldershot. He was re-elected in 2003. McMeekin was then...

Mississauga moves to cut off...

MISSISSAUGA— If you live in Mississauga and have “municipal squirrels” nibbling on your window panes or a nearby rooster waking you up at dawn, don’t bother complaining to your...

ICLR to host special webinar on...

First thing the morning of June 18, Western University engineering’s Storm Damage Assessment Team, led by Kopp, was on the ground to work with Environment Canada to assess and rate the tornado. The team also...

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NOTICES
Evolution and Management of Grow...

The Calgary Police Service, City of Calgary - Building Regulations, and Alberta Specialized Law Enforcement Training (ASLET), are hosting a three day conference in Banff, Alberta from October 28-30, 2014: Evolution...

2015 OBOA Fundraiser in Support of...

The OBOA and Weave Corp. have partnered again to produce a 2015 OBOA Charity Calendar similar to past years in support of Niagara Breast Screening Centre and Breast Cancer Society of Canada. 2015 Calendars are only...

PEO and the Elliot Lake Inquiry

The Elliot Lake Commission of Inquiry was established on July 19, 2012 by the Ontario government under the Public Inquiries Act, 2009. Its mandate is to inquire into and report on events surrounding the collapse on...

Health and Safety Awareness...

A new regulation will require health and safety awareness training for every worker and supervisor underOntario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). The regulation comes into force July 1, 2014,...

CSA Group And Canada Green Building...

Toronto CSA Group, a leading global provider of standards development and testing and certification services, and Canada Green Building Council, a national organization of industry leaders advancing green building...

Are you recorded as an eligible...

Potential electors can visit voterlookup.ca to confirm and/or update their electoral information in a few easy steps. You can also change/update your school support for electoral purposes and add names to your...

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ANNOUNCEMENT
OBOA BLUEWATER CHAPTER

INVITES YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT AT  PIKE LAKE GOLF RESORT (located just off HWY 89 between Harriston and Mt. Forest) (Google “pike lake golf resort” for directions) ON...

DELEGATES PROGRAM - TECHNICAL...

2014 Annual Meeting and Training Sessions“Building Strong Connections”Interact and network with other companies that connect and influence the industry.The AMTS Offers the unique opportunity to gain...

Bob Romanuk Retires after 25 plus...

Bob Romanuk retires with 25 + years of public service as a Building Official.Congratulations Bob !!

Heat Stress Awareness

The Heat Stress Awareness Guide was developed by the members of the Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario (OHSCO)* to provide information and advice on managing and controlling heat stress in the...

OBOA Family Day

OBOA Family Day The OBOA has put together “OBOA Family day with the Jays" On Sunday June 8, 1:07 start time. The Toronto Blue Jays take on the St. Louis Cardinals.  Blue Jays Give Away Day, Collectible...

City hall employees create video...

City hall co-workers have given Mary Lou Fulford the strength to keep fighting. The 53-year-old building inspector has been off work since January while undergoing surgery and chemotherapy for breast...

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NEWS BYTES

Issue 72:Read Document
Released: Friday, June 27th,2014

Issue 71:Read Document
Released: Thursday, May 29th,2014

Issue 70:Read Document
Released: Thursday, April 24th,2014

Issue 69:Read Document
Released: Thursday, March 27th,2014

Issue 68:Read Document
Released: Thursday, February 27th,2014

Issue 67:Read Document
Released: Thursday, January 30th,2014

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BULLETINS

Issue 6:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, March 25th,2014

Issue 5:Read Document
Released: Thursday, November 29th,2012

Issue 4:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, November 28th,2012

Issue 3:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 2nd,2012

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, May 8th,2012

Issue 1:Read Document
Released: Monday, May 7th,2012


BLUEPRINTS

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Friday, May 2nd,2014

Issue 1:Read Document
Released: Friday, January 24th,2014