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Inside the Sustainable Workplaces program pilot
The Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada, better known as BOMA Canada, has launched its new Sustainable Workplaces module, which adds to its recently revamped complement of environmental certifications for commercial real estate.
LCBO lands on T.O. waterfront sell for $260-mil
Ontario is selling the LCBO head office lands near the Toronto waterfront to Menkes Developments Ltd. for $260 million.
RFMP designation evolves with industry growth
The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM), a membership association for retail facilities and vendor professionals, has announced that the Retail Facility Maintenance Professional designation has evolved to become the Retail Facility Management Professional (RFMP) designation.
Before Disaster Strikes
The problem with emergencies is that they happen when you least expect them. Pipes burst, equipment malfunctions, Mother Nature unleashes random acts of extreme weather. What does all this mean for property management professionals? It means, simply, that if you own or manage a property or facility, you’d better be prepared.
Ontario invests in Confederation College facilities
Ontario has announced it will make investments totaling $3 million in Confederation College’s campuses located in Thunder Bay and Sioux Lookout.
Alberta increases hospital funding by 16 per cent
As part of Alberta’s 2016 budget, the province is allocating an extra 16 per cent to maintaining and renewing healthcare facilities.

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B.C. invests in Collaborative Spaces pilot project
As part of British Columbia’s new Creative Economy Strategy, 11 arts organizations across the province are receiving up to $50,000 each as part of the 2015-2016 Collaborative Spaces pilot project.
B+H Architects welcomes Peter Heys to its team
Peter Heys, a 28-year veteran in the field of high-performance workplace and commercial interior design, has joined B+H Architects’ North American team as Director of the Toronto Interior Design Studio.

How to create an emergency plan for facilities
According to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, many businesses are ill-prepared for an emergency, mostly because they have an attitude of: “It can’t happen here.” But it can.
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