Mar 10, 2021
Sector Success Series
#1 - Cultivating Resilience & Wellbeing in the Pandemic. Each event with have one hour of education followed by one hour of sector-specific breakout rooms for further discussion and networking.
Feb 4, 2021
48th annual Awards winners
Winners from the 2021 Landscape Ontario Awards of Excellence program.
Feb 3, 2021
Bill 118 Takes Effect
Bill 118 - The Occupiers' Liability Amendment Act, 2020 - took effect in January, when Ontario Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell granted the legislation royal assent. Here's what you need to know, and what to share with your clients.
Jan 27, 2021
Ontario Small Business Support Grant
Applications are open for the new Ontario Small Business Support Grant, which helps small businesses that are required to close or significantly restrict services under the Provincewide Shutdown effective December 26, 2020.
Jan 14, 2021
Province issues stay at home order starting jan 14 2021
Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021at 12:01 a.m., the government is issuing a stay-at-home order requiring everyone to remain at home with exceptions for essential purposes.
Dec 24, 2020
Province wide shutdown begins December 26 2020
Snow Removal, landscaping services and businesses that produce plants are permitted to operate, while following sector specific health and workplace safety measures. Garden centres are restricted to curbside pickup and delivery.
Nov 7, 2020
WSPS and LO Guidelines for Winter Maintenance companies
With winter once again descending on Ontario, we know you and your employees are getting prepared for a busy season ahead.
Nov 6, 2020
Support the Skills for Change Pre-Apprenticeship Program
Landscape Ontario is looking to support our partner, Skills for Change, who are proposing a Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program, that will enable us to support more small- and medium-sized employers in training more apprentices that will enter the industry and profession across Ontario.
Nov 3, 2020
Feds raise CEBA to $60,000
Beginning Dec. 4, 2020, eligible businesses facing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic are able to access a second CEBA loan of up to $20,000 – on top of the initial $40,000 that was available to small businesses.
Nov 3, 2020
Ontario government announces 20 million for apprenticeship
The Ontario government announced $20 million in funding to support apprenticeship in the skilled trades. Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development, made the announcement at Landscape Ontario member TLC Landscaping Design and Pools in London, Ont. on Dec. 4, 2020.