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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

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Public Works Minister Kim Masland says it's too early to put a price on the damage caused by Fiona. The province had cancelled six existing bridge and road projects this year due to higher-than-expected costs. Construction Association of Nova Scotia estimates 2,000 to 3,000 additional workers were needed for ongoing projects.
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

The desire to quickly rebuild after post-tropical storm Fiona is running up against challenges that existed before the hurricane-force winds left a trail of destruction in Nova Scotia: the rising cost of construction material and widespread skilled labour shortages.

2 months ago·Canada
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX - The desire to quickly rebuild after post-tropical storm Fiona is running up against challenges that existed before the hurricane-force winds...

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia’s rebuilding effort will be competing for labour with ongoing construction projects – driving up prices and extending timelines, Public Works Minister says

2 months ago·Canada
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — The desire to quickly rebuild after post-tropical storm Fiona is running up against challenges that existed before the hurricane-force winds left a trail of destruction in Nova Scotia: the rising cost of construction material and widespread

2 months ago·Richmond, Canada
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — The desire to quickly rebuild after post-tropical storm Fiona is running up against challenges that existed before the hurricane-force winds left a trail of destruction in Nova Scotia: the rising cost of construction material and widespread

2 months ago
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Rising costs, labour shortages stand in way of quick Fiona rebuild in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — The desire to quickly rebuild after post-tropical storm Fiona is running up against challenges that existed before the hurricane-force winds left a trail of destruction in Nova Scotia: the rising cost of construction material and widespread

2 months ago·Vancouver, Canada
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