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News Government Manufacturing General
April 2, 2020  

Ontario, municipalities step up legal measures in fight against COVID-19

Tough powers possible under the Health Protection and Promotion Act with penalties to ensure people self-isolate.

News Government Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
January 24, 2020  

PEMAC to help municipalities improve asset management

Selected by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities to provide training that will aid in better infrastructure investment decisions.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2020  

Unpaid taxes from energy companies to Alberta towns more than double

One oilpatch consultant describes it as a tax revolt to decrease their assessments and change those costs.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 16, 2019  

Ontario shifting responsibility for Blue Box program to manufacturers

Government says moving the recycling program to producers would save municipalities more than $125 million annually.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
March 16, 2017  

Forest sector partners with FCM on economy and sustainability

FPAC will work directly with Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 8, 2016  

New capital spending on Alberta municipalities a challenge: Mason

Infrastructure minister cites economic factors for not increasing contribution to infrastructure.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
February 11, 2016  

McKenna announces 20 municipal green grants, loans

The $13.5 million Green Municipal Fund will aid capital projects.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
December 4, 2013  

Canada, US waste-water groups declare war on ‘flushable’ wipes

Municipalities claim they are flushing $250 million a year because of clogging issues.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
March 19, 2012  

Ontario is lowering premiums for wind, solar power

Ontario municipalities will get more say, but not a full veto over the location of wind and solar projects when the Liberals release a review of their green energy plans.