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Guide
Canadian municipalities are responsible for a wide range of services, including hiring first responders to providing waste disposal and maintaining infrastructure.
  • Economic development
  • Municipal finance
Tool
FCM is committed to supporting member municipalities with information and resources to help keep Canadians safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. We encourage members to review these resources regularly.
  • Municipal finance
  • Public safety
Report
This report makes the case for why the federal Gas Tax Fund is the best fiscal tool available to local governments and why it must be expanded to help build better lives for Canadians.
  • Infrastructure
  • Municipal finance
Backgrounder
In 2017, the Mayors’ Task Force on the Opioid Crisis put forward comprehensive recommendations for coordinated, nation-wide action by all orders of government.
  • Opioid crisis
  • Public safety
Webinar recording
Innovative financing tools have boosted local climate change and energy initiatives in many Canadian municipalities.
  • Climate change
  • Environment
  • Innovation
  • Municipal finance
  • Sustainability
Case study
To spur its economy and freshen its look, the City of Saint John made plans to overhaul its aging water system, reduce poverty in five struggling neighbourhoods, and clean up the unsightly and polluted downtown Marsh Creek waterway.
  • Poverty reduction
  • Sustainability
  • Water
Submission
Municipal recommendations for a Canadian poverty reduction strategy.
  • Poverty reduction
Submission
More and more Canadians are dying from opioid overdoses. FCM’s Big City Mayors’ Caucus launched a task force to share best practices and save more lives.
  • Big City Mayors' Caucus
  • Opioid crisis
  • Public safety
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