Restaurants in Toronto might have to face new regulations, the construction industry has concerns about marijuana legalization, home builders in Ontario will have a new regulator, competition among grocery stores in western provinces is heating up, and governments are investing in the Canadian auto sector. Here are the top stories to round out March.
- A city councillor in Toronto that introduced a motion to require restaurants to have EpiPens for customers having allergic reactions is facing pushback from the industry. Via Global News
- The impending legalization of marijuana has the Winnipeg Construction Association concerned about detection and safety issues. Via CTV News
- The Ontario government is establishing a new regulator for home builders in the province after conflict of interest concerns with Tarion Warranty Corporation. Via Financial Post
- Grocery store owners in Western Canada are facing price deflation due to lower consumer spending and increased competition among grocers. Via Business In Vancouver
- Ford Motor Company is getting a big boost with $200 million in funding announced to help create a new research & development centre in Ottawa . Via The Globe and Mail
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