Weekly News & Information From UBCM
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For a sense of the stories and information we cover, check out past issues of The Compass, listed below.
May 27, 2015 New Program Targets Renewal of Community Facilities; Affordable Housing Webinar
May 20, 2015 Telecommunications Review; NEB Seeks Emergency Management Comments; UBCM & MARR
May 13, 2015 Local Government Awareness Week; Healthy Communities Committee Update
May 6, 2015 Contraband Tobacco Sales; Call for Community to Community Applications
April 29, 2015 National Energy Board; Executive Highlights; Call for Convention Session Proposals
April 22, 2015 Federal Budget; Wildfire Prevention Program Relaunched
April 15, 2015 Election Expense Limits; Advocacy Days; Community Energy Funding
April 1, 2015 Funding & Resources, New Infrastructure, Improving Accessibility and Sneak It In Week
March 25, 2015 Auditor General for Local Government; Local Election Expense Hearings; New Wildfire Funding
March 18, 2015 Rural Advisory Council; Group Benefits for Newly Elected; Renewable Cities
March 4, 2015 Executive Highlights: Elections Expenses; Local Govt Compensation; Resolutions
February 18, 2015 2015 Budget Analysis; New Building Act; Firefighter Training Standards & more
February 11, 2015 Throne Speech & Local FireSmart Workshops
February 4, 2015 Urban Partnerships Program, Funding Update, Communities in Bloom
January 28, 2015 Supreme Cour Ruling on RCMP Labour Relations; Groundwater Consultation; Age Friendly
January 21, 2015 Election Expense Limits; Crime Reduction; MMBC; Site Remediation Consultation
January 14, 2015 PRIMECorp Board; RCMP Contract Management Committee; Vessel Pollution Consultation
January 7, 2015 Healthy Families Evaluation; Rural Advisory Committee; Rail Safety; Firesmart WorkshopGo to Top