In this week's preview, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of October 13th.
One of British Columbia's worst roads is scheduled for long-awaited repairs. The Province of B.C. is investing $45 million to repair Westside Road near Vernon over the next five years.
Staff writer Russell Hixson has a story about Winnipeg mayoral candidates voicing their views on infrastructure, and we have another story about the B.C. government looking for public input on its own infrastructure improvement plans.
Daily Commercial News multimedia staff writer Andre Widjaja has a story about former Ontario premier Bob Rae's address at the Canadata Construction Industry Forecasts conference in Toronto, and Daily Commercial News senior staff writer Richard Gilbert has a story about the Canadian Construction Association's call for apprentices in smaller firms.
This week's video looks at a virtual classroom system introduced recently by the BC chapter of the Christian Labour Association of Canada to facilitate trades training in remote areas of the province.
All this and more is available in print and online at www.journalofcommerce.com, and make sure to register for the Canadata Construction Industry Forecasts Conference on October 23rd at www.canadata.com/conferencewest.