Green Municipal Fund
Renewed offer in effect April 1, 2015
FCM's Green Municipal Fund continues to respond to evolving municipal sustainability needs and priorities.
We're building on success — ours and yours. The unique GMF program model continues to offer integrated funding and knowledge services; along with added benefits such as broader capital project eligibility, enhanced client service and improved application forms and resources, and more opportunities for communities to work together through peer networks.
Helping local sustainability leaders move from vision to reality. Whether you are at the planning stage, undertaking a feasibility study or pilot project, or getting ready to implement a capital project, we're with you every step of the way!
Want to know more? Check our program updates and FAQs, and contact us today.
|Through GMF, FCM supports initiatives that demonstrate an innovative solution or approach to a municipal environmental issue, and that can generate new lessons and models for municipalities of all sizes and types in all regions of Canada. These initiatives offer significant environmental benefits, a strong businesses case and social advantages, and are complemented by local policies and measurement systems.
FCM's Leadership in Brownfield Renewal (LiBRe) program connects municipal practitioners and helps them develop knowledge and skills to better facilitate brownfield redevelopment. Join today!
FCM's Leadership in Asset Management Program is an exciting new initiative that combines GMF grant funding with peer learning to support innovation in municipal asset management. Recruitment details for Francophone municipalities to be announced in fall 2015.
The GMF Council comprises 15 members recognized as leaders in the federal, municipal and environmental sectors and as innovators and champions of environmental sustainability.
FCM spoke with Ben Henderson, GMF Council Chair and Councillor for Edmonton's Ward 8, about his new role as GMF council chair and his views on the future of municipal sustainable development initiatives in Edmonton and across Canada.