Building better public transit

Public transit is the backbone of livable cities. Better transit means less congestion,
faster commutes, more convenience, higher productivity and lower emissions.
Simply put: public transit builds better lives.

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Featured news and resources

FCM’s programs and advocacy help secure new tools that empower municipalities to build stronger communities of all sizes. Explore below to find out what’s new with us.

What we do
Explore these key areas to find out how we’re helping to build stronger communities—and a better Canada.
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This library contains reports, toolkits, recommendations and other resources that are designed to help you address challenges in your community.

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We’ve got you covered with the right type of funding, from plans and studies, to pilots, capital projects and more.

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Focus areas

Learn how we’re working with local governments of all sizes to tackle national and global challenges.

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Increasing sustainability and enhancing the quality of life for people across Canada and around the world.

Canadian municipalities benefit with FCM

FCM works on behalf of 2,000+ member municipalities to shape the national agenda, and delivers tools that empower local governments. Together, we are building stronger communities—and a better Canada.

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