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BC United unveils wildfire policy reforms, which involve incorporating local expertise

North Shore News 19 Sep 2023
“We have to make sure that we are utilizing those skill sets, we're utilizing local contractors, we're utilizing those forestry contractors, for example, that often will see a small fire begin.”. In a news conference outside a Vancouver hotel, Falcon told ...

Announcing the BVC Growth Stage & Impact Track Semifinalists

Cascade Business News 19 Sep 2023
(2022 Bend Venture Conference winners . Photo by Marisa Chappell Photography). Each year, new BVC Growth and Impact Funds are raised to invest in the most promising ​companies that compete in the annual conference ... ​ ... (Vancouver, Washington) — A mobile software program that allows contractors to post projects and directly connect with tradespeople ... ....

Lawful contractors only, says City of Vancouver

NW Labor Press 14 Sep 2023
Contractors who bid on public projects with the City of Vancouver now must verify that their subcontractors are responsible businesses — not labor law violators ... State law already requires contractors to verify that, so asking them to acknowledge that they did is really just a backstop, said Anna Vogel, the city’s procurement manager.

WA electrical contractors jolted by new law they say favors big contractors, unions

Sunnyside Daily Sun 07 Sep 2023
Some small electrical contractors, however, argue the new law is hurting their businesses ... Since the law went into effect on July 1, a small electrical contractor can only hire a new trainee to work on commercial jobs through an approved apprenticeship program ... Bellevue, Marysville, Pasco, Puyallup, Spokane and Vancouver.

Vancouver proposes more parking meters, increase to short-term rental licence fee

North Shore News 07 Sep 2023
Installing more parking meters, quadrupling the price for a short-term rental licence and raising business licence fees by $79 are among recommendations Vancouver city staff has put forward to create $15.2 million in new revenues next year ...Trades and contractors’ licence fees increase from $171 and $207 to $340.

Teako Minerals Secures $750,000 Loan From Largest Shareholder, Closes Private Placement And Engages Drill Contractor ...

MENA FN 25 Aug 2023
(MENAFN - Newsfile Corp) Teako Minerals Secures $750,000 Loan from Largest Shareholder, Closes Private Placement and Engages Drill Contractor for Diamond Drilling on Yellow Moose Vancouver, British ... .

Amtrak debuts first-ever electric bus on Cascades route

The Spokesman-Review 19 Aug 2023
The Washington State Department of Transportation and Amtrak announced Wednesday that the bus will replace one of the diesel-powered buses on the daily midday fleet, which runs between Oregon, Washington and Vancouver, B.C ... The bus provides another way to travel between Seattle, Bellingham and Vancouver, beyond the popular morning and evening train.

Former diplomat calls provincial government Weibo account 'irresponsible to the extreme'

North Shore News 18 Aug 2023
“A third-party contractor is responsible for day-to-day account administration – at arm’s length from government.” Vancouver marketing agency Catalyst Agents, a Weibo, WeChat and TikTok specialist, is the contractor, but the Ministry refused to disclose the maximum value of the contract. .

Experts offer advice for builders looking across the state border

DJC Oregon 28 Jul 2023
Portland’s proximity to Vancouver, Washington, creates opportunities as well as challenges for contractors ... Insurance, tax and legal experts provided a general understanding of what contractors should consider when pursuing and conducting out-of-state work, and shared some tips and tricks.

$2.1M food cart pod project in Portland building permits | July 24, 2023

DJC Oregon 24 Jul 2023
A weekly list of the most notable commercial building and facility permits issued and received in Portland by the Bureau of Development Services in the prior week. $1,033,986 ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Vancouver Ave ... N Vancouver LLC. Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor ... Contractor.

SmartSource� Expands to Canada to Support TV & Film Industry

Victoria Advocate 18 Jul 2023
Vancouver location to provide studio-specific staff to support industry needs ... The company's new Vancouver office, ... As part of the Canadian expansion, SmartSource will have studio-specific technicians, studio contractors, and additional support staff based in the Vancouver office.


TDN 15 Jul 2023
SYDNEY BROWN. The long-awaited destruction of a long-vacated, dilapidated grain facility at the Port of Longview has begun ... People are also reading…. What to know about Washington's new heat rules for employees and employers An expensive choice ... McNamara ... Contractors with Vancouver-based Three Kings Environmental Inc ... History of Berth 4 ... ....

Demo of empty grain silo at Port of Longview begins

TDN 12 Jul 2023
Sydney Brown. The long-awaited destruction of a long-vacated, delapidated grain facility at the Port of Longview has begun ... Port's Berth 4 Demolition. Close. Demolition begins at the Port of Longview's Berth 4 on Tuesday, July 11 ... Emily Urfer ... Emily Urfer ... Emily Urfer ... Emily Urfer ... Emily Urfer ... Contractors with Vancouver-based Three Kings Environmental Inc.

No contract progress as Canada port strike enters fourth day

Splash24/7 04 Jul 2023
There is still minimal congestion to report at the ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert where unionised dockworkers are preparing for a fourth day of strikes with little sign of negotiations with employers making any progress ... At anchor in Vancouver today are three boxships and 15 ...