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.
Oct 31, 2020
Workplace Mental Health Webinar
Landscape Ontario's Covid-19 Task Force presents a free webinar focused on workplace mental health - Join the panel for a lunch hour town hall webinar at noon on December 2, 2020.
Oct 13, 2020
Red Seal exam workshop November 2020
This workshop will benefit those who write the same Red Seal Inter-provincial exam or have been curious about the exam, and apprehensive about writing.
Oct 5, 2020
Dues Reminder Oct 5 2020
Your membership with Landscape Ontario means the world to us so if there has been any reason that your experience has not lived up to your expectation we want to know. We want to know so we can change that. Either way, we’d love to talk about how you might be able to further leverage your membership and multiply the return from your dues.