Hamilton Opts for Open Tendering

20 Jun 2019

Hamilton Opts for Open Tendering

"Hamilton will not opt out of new provincial labour laws designed to end a long-standing and controversial union monopoly on city construction...
Toronto Opts for Closed Tendering, Against Recommendations from City Staff

19 Jun 2019

Toronto Opts for Closed Tendering, Against Recommendations from City Staff

Toronto had a chance to adopt open tendering for its municipal ICI projects. Instead, they chose to remain closed, even though numerous studies...
CLAC Lobbies for Fairness

23 Apr 2018

CLAC Lobbies for Fairness

Fair tendering was a highlight of recent meeting

Open Tendering an Issue of Fairness, Not an Issue of Union vs. Nonunion

22 Dec 2017

Open Tendering an Issue of Fairness, Not an Issue of Union vs. Nonunion

Unionized labour has great value in terms of skill and efficiency but let’s let nonunion contractors who can meet the city’s prequalification standards bid and perform the work, so that this union advantage can shine through in a true competitive forum.

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