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FCM VP Calls for Modern Financial Relationship with Federal Government

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Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) first vice president Bill Karsten issued a statement on September 27th following FCM's appearance before the Standing Committee on...

Municipal Water Pricing Report Highlights Challenges, Opportunities

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A new report by Canadian Water Network (CWN) highlights the mounting financial pressures facing Canadian water utilities. Balancing the Books: Financial Sustainability for Canadian...

Kitchener Hires Its First Sustainability Officer

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Kitchener, Ontario has announced the creation of a sustainability office and the appointment of its first sustainability officer, Claire Bennett, who will begin her...

Municipalities: Province Must Act on Conservation Authority Funding & Transparency

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With the passage of Bill 139, Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017, in December, the elevated role of provincial Conservation Authorities (CAs)...

Minister Sohi Announces Details of Phase 1 Water Infrastructure Spending

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In letters addressed to his provincial counterparts, Minister Amarjeet Sohi has provided the details of the government's Phase 1 infrastructure spending, including allocations under the...

Planning for Uncertainties in Stormwater Management

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By Nathanael Couperus and Natalija Fisher Cities across Canada are looking for solutions to reduce their vulnerabilities to infrastructure deficits, rapid urban growth, and climate...

Saskatoon Invests $11.3M on Water and Sewer Rehabilitation

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The City of Saskatoon is investing $11.3 million in water and sewer rehabilitation in order to inspect and maintain manholes and aging systems. During...

Government of B.C. announces funding for small water system

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Health Minister Terry Lake today announced $500,000 in funding for the B.C. Water and Waste Association (BCWWA) to help communities address small water systems challenges. The Ministry...

Leak Detection Innovation in Walkerton

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The average leak in a municipal water system can flow for up to 20 years. When undetected, these leaks can be the source of...

McGuinty Government Renews Provincial-Municipal Collaboration to Protect The Great Lakes

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Ontario and mayors from communities surrounding the Great Lakes have renewed their shared commitment to protect the Great Lakes. This week, Jim Bradley, Minister of the...

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