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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) has been the national voice of municipal government since 1901.
With over 2,000 members, FCM represents the interests of municipalities on policy and program matters that fall within federal jurisdiction. Members include Canada's largest cities, small urban and rural communities, and 19 provincial and territorial municipal associations.
The new federal Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations establish national standards that will require nearly one quarter of all wastewater treatment systems in Canada to be substantially retrofitted or replaced. FCM is calling for a new long-term dedicated federal fund matched by local and provincial governments to assist communities with the capital cost of rebuilding their wastewater systems.
The Municipal Youth Engagement Handbook, developed by the 2014 FCM Jack Layton Fellows with input from local governments across Canada, was created to encourage youth participation in their communities.
Stronger local government, better future for mining communities in Colombia and Peru.
Head Start for Young Women responds to the intersecting barriers experienced by young women when it comes to participation in local government.
2015 Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show - Post-Conference Resources (February 10-12, 2015)Check out selected highlights from FCM's 2015 Sustainable Communities Conference to see how you can encourage, nurture and accelerate sustainability.
FCM, ICLEI and Canadian local governments are celebrating 20 years of raising awareness and taking action on climate change through the PCP program. Explore the program's evolution with this interactive overview of the past two decades.
Get to know our corporate partners, find out how our members benefit, and learn more about partnership opportunities with FCM.