2015 Archive

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.

June 24, 2015 Convention Registration; Reconciliation Funding; Long Service Awards; Deer Recommendations

June 17, 2015 Climate & Energy Action Awards; Age-friendly Communities

June 10, 2015 Auditor General for Local Government; Truth & Reconciliation Commission + more

June 3, 2015 Wastewater Regulations; Interface Wildfire Risk; Excellence Awards

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 Workshop

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