October 19, 2021
At a time when climate change is one of the biggest national challenges, elected officials, municipal staff and community partners are gathering virtually from October 19 to 21 for the Sustainable Communities Conference 2021: For a renewed tomorrow (SCC), a Federation of Canadian Municipalities event.
Green Municipal Fund
October 14, 2021
Big city mayors highlight urgent need for climate action and declare support for the Cities Race to Zero Campaign
FCM's Big City Mayors’ Caucus Chair Mike Savage issued the following statement ahead of the United Nations climate change conference (COP26).
October 13, 2021
After an intense federal election, Canada’s big-city mayors meet today with the Prime Minister and others to advance constructive proposals to drive the strong, inclusive recovery Canadians are counting on through federal-municipal partnership.
October 6, 2021
The Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Western Economic Solutions Taskforce (WEST) released its final comprehensive report with concrete recommendations to the federal government, as well as a bold vision for a prosperous western Canada.
September 24, 2021
FCM President Joanne Vanderheyden issued the following statement at the conclusion of the September 20-24 online meeting of FCM’s Board of Directors, comprised of municipal leaders from communities of all sizes and regions across Canada.
September 21, 2021
Joanne Vanderheyden, President of FCM, issued the following statement on the results of the September 20, 2021 federal election.
September 2, 2021
As the federal election campaign heats up, FCM is calling on all parties to work with cities and communities of all sizes to drive a stronger, more inclusive nationwide recovery—releasing a package of achievable frontline solutions to pressing challenges, from job creation to climate change to the housing crisis.
August 18, 2021
Statement by Joanne Vanderheyden, President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) on the ongoing wildfires in the British Columbia Interior.