UDI-ER updates regarding COVID-19

April 30, 2020

GOA: Alberta’s safely staged COVID-19 relaunch

A phased relaunch will put Albertans’ safety first as we gradually reopen closed businesses and services and get people back to work.

April 20, 2020

City of Edmonton: Building Edmonton Bulletin - COVID-19 Related Service Changes Update (April 20, 2020)

The information provided below on development, permit, licencing, and construction and inspection COVID-19 related services adjustments is current as of April 20, 2020. All is subject to change given the evolving COVID-19 situation.

April 08, 2020

CHBA: COVID-19 Industry Update

Changes to Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy – Better for Residential Construction

April 07, 2020

GOA: Emergency Management Act amended for further clarity

Government is taking immediate action to address the need to provide greater clarity and improved coordination between local and provincial response efforts by amending the Emergency Management Act.

April 06, 2020

OSCAM Restrictions and Suspension of COE Utility Cut Restoration

In an effort to manage the impacts of COVID-19, the City of Edmonton will be implementing service level reductions to excavation and restoration work, effective Friday, March 20, 2020.

Please see attached:

March 31, 2020

FortisAlberta - Covid 19 Update

In the attached document you will find relevant information regarding current updates and contact information.

 

If you have any questions, concerns or updates to share with us, please contact Stephanie at your next opportunity.

 

Stephanie Martin | Key Accounts Manager | FortisAlberta

March 31, 2020

CHBA: COVID-19 Federal Relief Measures for Not-for-Profits

Info for EOs and HBA Staff: This email was sent to all EOs and HBA staff in the national database, as well as members of the CHBA Executive Committee.

March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Government Actions to Date - March 31, 2020

​Please click below for a list of COVID-19-related government actions to date, which may be relevant to industry.

March 27, 2020

Government of Alberta: List of Essential Services

Businesses listed as essential services can continue to provide services at locations accessible to the public but must have proper risk mitigation measures in place, such as sanitation stations and appropriate distancing between customers.

Construction services - including demolition services, in the industrial, commercial, institutional and residential sectors - is included in the list of essential services.

 

For more, please click the link below.

March 27, 2020

CHBA: Covid-19 Industry Update

Please click below for an update from CHBA National regarding Covid-19.

March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Government Actions to Date - March 26, 2020

Please click below for a list of COVID-19-related government actions to date, which may be relevant to industry.

March 24, 2020

COE - Covid 19 - NEW DECISIONS, ACTIONS, AND INFORMATION

Please see attached for updates on Parks, Transit, Spacial Distancing and more.

March 24, 2020

Copy Of -COE - Covid 19 - NEW DECISIONS, ACTIONS, AND INFORMATION

Please see attached for updates on Parks, Transit, Spacial Distancing and more.

March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Government Actions to Date - March 24, 2020

Please click below for a list of COVID-19-related government actions to date, which may be relevant to industry.

March 23, 2020

BDO Canada: Federal Tax Filing Updates

Information from BDO Canada regarding updates to income tax filing and payment deadlines.

March 23, 2020

Government of Canada: Frequently Asked Questions – Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers

Information regarding temporary wage subsidy for employers

March 21, 2020

Edmonton Journal: Edmonton declares state of local emergency, free transit and property tax relief

Edmonton city council has declared a state of local emergency, granting administration new powers to restrict movement within the city, fix prices and enter any private building without a warrant.

March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Government Actions to Date - March 20, 2020

Please click below for a list of COVID-19-related government actions to date, which may be relevant to industry.

March 19, 2020

UDI-ER OFFICE CLOSED

In response to COVID-19, the Government of Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency. UDI-ER is taking steps to ensure the health and well-being of members and staff. 


Therefore, starting Thursday March 19, 2020, the UDI-ER office will be closed and staff will be working from home. Association operations will continue and staff will maintain the usual hours of operation from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Please Note: While the office will be closed, our rescheduled Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 10:30 am will still occur, via Teleconference.

 

For the most effective response, please contact us through email:

Rick Preston -Executive Director rick.preston@udiedmonton.com

Peter Reeson -Manager, Research & Policy peter.reeson@udiedmonton.com

Deanna Kwong -Manager, Industry Relations deanna.kwong@udiedmonton.com

 

All events and committee meetings will be cancelled in March. Essential meetings will move forward remotely in April. Further updates will be provided as they become available. 


If you need your Membership Login and Password information, please contact Manager, Industry Relations

March 18, 2020

Government of Canada: Prime Minister announces more support for workers and businesses through Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada is taking strong and quick action to protect our economy, and the health, safety, and jobs of all Canadians during the global COVID-19 outbreak.

March 18, 2020

CTV: Major economic package coming, Trudeau mulls taking new emergency steps

The federal government is set to present a major support package to both aid families and businesses, as well as stimulate the economy on Wednesday, expected to include measures to put money directly into Canadians’ hands.

March 17, 2020

URGENT NOTICE: UDI-ER AGM on MARCH 26 2020

To UDI-ER Members,

 

Due to COVID-19, we've had to reschedule our Annual General Meeting to Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 10:30 am via Teleconference.

  • Pursuant to the UDI-ER's bylaws, business may be transacted at this meeting if a simple majority of Developer Members qualified to attend the meeting (i.e., members in good standing) are present, or represented by proxy - thereby ensuring QUORUM.

  • Please note that the number of folks we can accommodate on the teleconference is LIMITED.

  • As UDI-ER's Year End Financials and the Board-approved 2020 Budget are normally distributed in person at the AGM, we will be posting them on our website (www.udiedmonton.com) under the Members Only section.

  • Call in number: 1-888-433-2192

    • Code: 4039210​

Your ongoing understanding is most appreciated during this challenging period.

  

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at the office: (780) 428-6146.

March 16, 2020

REMINDER - CANCELLATION NOTICE: March 19, 2020 UDI-ER Luncheon & Annual General Meeting

To UDI-ER Members,

 

Due to COVID-19, we have had to cancel our March 19th Luncheon and Annual General Meeting at the Derrick Club.

 

With respect to the AGM, the UDI-ER Board will be meeting this week to assess rescheduling and exploring the practicality of conducting the AGM via teleconference.

 

We will update Members on the status of the AGM as soon as possible. Your continued patience and understanding during these challenging times is most appreciated.

  

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at the office: (780) 428-6146.

Please reload

© 2020 by Urban Development Institute - Edmonton Region

  • Twitter Social Icon
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon