Making Construction Sites Safer
CIQS Podcast – Knowledge Counts

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In this episode of Knowledge Counts, we speak with Cliff de Jong, Coordinator, Issues Management at the City of Calgary, about public safety around construction sites. Cliff explains what instigated the City of Calgary's new site safety rules.

Host: Wendy Hobbs, PQS(F)
Guest: Cliff de Jong
Producer: Ryan Schriml



This episode is eligible for 1 CPD Point

About Our Guest

Cliff de Jong, Coordinator, Issues Management at the City of Calgary

Cliff has over 15 years of professional experience in the public and private sectors, dedicated to the creation and implementation of planning and building policy for land development.

He possess an urban planning degree with knowledge and experience in multidisciplinary planning and building approval process, planning laws and guidelines such as the Alberta Municipal Government Act, Alberta Safety Codes Act, The City of Calgary bylaws and design guidelines.

He has specific strengths in strategic planning, collaborative negotiation and complex problem solving involving multiple stakeholders.


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