BILD actions and continuity plans in light of COVID-19

March 16, 2020

Dear BILD Member,

This email is to advise you of the actions and continuity plans for BILD in light of the ever developing COVID-19 health crisis until April 5thThis notice is an update to yesterday’s member bulletin .

As of March 17, 2020, and following this mornings announcement of Premier Doug Ford,   we are closing the BILD offices effective immediately. Association operations will continue and all staff are equipped to work remotely and will keep normal works hours but be working from home.

During this time period email remains the most effective manner of communication and as such please find the list below of staff and their areas of responsibility should you need to reach out.

 

President & CEO


Dave Wilkes

Dwilkes@Bildgta.ca

Provincial Policy & Advocacy


Paula Tenuta

Ptenuta@bildgta.ca

Municipal Policy & Advocacy


Danielle Chin

Dchin@bildgta.ca

Membership & Events


Duncan Payne

duncanp@bildgta.ca

Communications


Justin Sherwood

Jsherwood@bildgta.ca

Scheduling and Coordination

Theodora McGovern

tmcgovern@bildgta.ca


In conjunction with BILD’s policy for situations such as these all in person meetings (internal or external) will be cancelled and essential meetings will take place virtually. All cancelled events will be rescheduled when possible. 

Please be advised of the status of the following meetings/events. If a planned meeting or event is not on this list please reach out to the meeting organizer for further details.


Date

Event

Action

March 17

Part 9

Cancelled

March 19

Peel Chapter – CVC

Conference Call

March 19

OHBA/BILD – CBC Strategy Session

Conference Call

March 23

Peel Development industry Working Group – Brampton City Hall

Cancelled

March 24

Part 9

Cancelled

March 25

Renovator Executive Meeting

Conference Call

March 26

Halton Chapter – Green Development Standards

Conference Call

March 26

Vaughan DLC – Vaughan City Hall

Cancelled

March 26

BILD Executive Committee

Conference Call

March 26

Renovator Pub Night

Cancelled

March 26-27

First Aid/CPR Course

Cancelled

March 27

Toronto City Manager’s Development Roundtable

Cancelled

March 30/April 3

Renovator Education/ Professional Development

Conference Call

March 20-April 3

CHBA Pre-Meetings & Annual Conference

Cancelled

April 1

York I&I in New Development Meeting

Cancelled

 

 

Further updates will be provided as and when they are available. 

During these trying times our thoughts are with you and we hope for a rapid return to normal.

Thank you

Dave