Tuesday, June 18, 2019


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June 18, 2019

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion gets the green light

As reported in the Vancouver Sun, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the twinning of the pipeline would create “thousands of middle class jobs” and would give Canada access to markets beyond...

June 18, 2019

Calgary homeowners frustrated with gopher invasion

As reported on Global News, their squeaks fill the air like a rodent symphony. The green space near Saddlebrook Way in northeast Calgary is home to an endless parade of...

June 18, 2019

U.S. housing starts stabilize as building permits edge up in May

As reported on Yahoo Finance, U.S. new-home construction fell in May after an April reading that was stronger than initially reported, signaling stabilization in the market amid lower borrowing costs....

June 18, 2019

Safety ‘top priority’ for young construction site manager in Truro

As reported in Truro News, Jeremy Lynds may be just 27 years old, but he’s skillfully managing the construction of a new apartment complex in Truro — all while making sure...