FNNBOA welcomes the report just released by the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples, On-Reserve Housing and Infrastructure: Recommendation for Change. The Senate committee released an interim report on housing in February 2015. They have now released their final report, and it is a worthwhile read.
Read the report (PDF)
The 2014 editions of the Alberta Building Code and the Alberta Fire Code based on the 2010 National Building and Fire Codes were adopted at the end of February 2015 by provincial regulation.
Also adopted by regulation is the National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB) 2011 edition. Read the notice (PDF).
Partnership development is extremely important in today's complex world, regardless of whether your interests lie in finance, education, health or building homes.
Partnerships are critical, particularly so to a new organization, with ambitions like the FNNBOA.
First Nations National Building Officers Association (FNNBOA) is a national nonprofit organization. It represents those individuals who provide residential, commercial and institutional construction and renovation technical services (i.e., plans review, inspections, recommending repairs, technical advocacy and advisory role) for buildings located in First Nation/Aboriginal communities. There are approximately 250 to 300 employed in this sector.
Spring|Summer 2015 - This issue features an Eagle’s Eye article on French Drains - an effective way to keep water away from a building’s foundation. Also, FNNBOA President Bud Jobin’s President’s Message in this issue is “Inspectors don’t build bad housing; bad builders do”
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