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Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region||(Undetermined)||2015-05-29|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture (NOC 8256) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 18 - Jan 22, 2016
- Coulee Brew Company recently opened a $10M brewery complete with a pub, a family restaurant and meeting rooms, in Lethbridge. The company is adding a canning line and plans to produce a line of soda pop. The company has future plans for a micro-distillery to produce rye whiskey and vodka.
- The City of Lethbridge has awarded a contract for the restoration of the historic Galt Museum to Cobra Corporate Management. The work is expected to cost almost $0.9M and will take one year to complete.
- Nitro Construction Ltd. of Lethbridge has been awarded a contract worth approximately $731,000 to build an eight-change-room heated facility at the North Lethbridge Sports Park. The revised structure will meet the requirements of provincial and national tournament standards.
- DBS Environmental, a Lethbridge-based company, has taken over operation of all the waste transfer sites in Lethbridge County. The company is also helping Lethbridge Regional Waste Management administer the recycling trailers.
- A group of entrepreneurs in Medicine Hat has formed The Compass, a new co-working space to bring businesses and entrepreneurs together in one location. VA Angels, one of the largest angel investment companies in Canada, also has office space in The Compass to provide funding for start-up companies.
- Dawson Wallace Construction has been awarded a $20M contract by the Lethbridge Public School Board for construction of a new middle school. The project is scheduled to start in the spring of 2016 with the opening planned for the 2018-19 school year.
- Alberta Health Services is converting the former SportChek location in Medicine Hat into a medical laboratory collections site. When the renovations are complete in March 2017, the new facility will include space for reception, sample collection, and lab processing.
- A three-year, $42M modernization was recently started at Medicine Hat High School. Part of the school will be adapted for students in the fall of 2017, allowing construction to be completed on the remaining sections.
- The Theoretically Brewing Company opened for business in Lethbridge. The storefront-brewery is offering sales both on-site and at several liquor stores in the city.
- The Alberta Trappers Association is holding their 43rd annual Rendezvous in Pincher Creek over the Canada Day weekend in 2016. The group is expecting approximately 1,500 attendees for each day of the event.
- The City of Medicine Hat is seeking proposals by January 21 for the development of a city-owned lot that has been vacant for more than 36 years. The city set design specifications for a $30M to $40M complex on the site.
- The City of Lethbridge is seeking a new operator for Fort Whoop-Up after the Fort Whoop-Up Interpretive Society decided not to submit a proposal to manage the facility. The group had operated the site for over 40 years.
- The Town of Coaldale now has policing services provided by the RCMP, after an 11 year agreement with the Lethbridge Regional Police Service ended on December 31. Construction of a new regional detachment building is expected to start this year and be complete by 2018.
- The Medicine Hat office of the Canadian Cancer Society closed over the holiday season, according to a spokesperson at the Calgary office. Details regarding the decision and future representation in the community are not yet available.
- The Taber Police Commission is dealing with a budget cut to the Taber Police Services following a decision by the Town of Taber. The slated budget for 2016 will cover wage and benefit increases for officers but includes a deficit in operational funding.
- The Government of Alberta recently announced $4.8M for construction projects along South Railway Street in Medicine Hat. The funding is part of an $8.3M project that the city has planned for the 2015-16 budget year.
- Victory Nickel has secured refinancing that should allow it to continue some operations at its frac sand manufacturing facility in Seven Persons, despite the current slowdown in the energy sector.
- BluEarth Renewables and SunEdison are developing a solar project near Burdett and Yellow Lakes that is expected to provide enough power for 6,500 average Alberta homes. Approval for the project is expected by mid-2016, with construction taking eight months.
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