2016 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.

April 27, 2016 Advocacy Focus; Call for Convention Clinic & Excellence Awards Submissions

April 20, 2016 Police Funding; Auxiliary Constable Program; Asset Management Resources

April 13, 2016 Spill Preparedness & Response; Convention Minutes; Taxi Fare Indexing

April 6, 2016  Funding & Resources, C2C, Dividend Program, Gas Tax, Payday Loan Businesses

March 30, 2016 Ship-source Oil Spills; Mentorship re: Policing; Regulating Payday Lenders

March 23, 2016  Federal Budget; Indigenous Cultural Safety; Consultations; Spring Workshops; Building Act Update

March 16, 2016 National Inquiry; Wildfire Threat Analysis; Refugees Enter the Workforce

March 9, 2016  Forest Survey Report; Spill Preparedness; Mayors' Caucus & RCMP Contract

March 2, 2016  Expense Limits Legislation; Liquor Policy; Amber Alerts; Funding Update

February 24, 2016  New Fire Safety Act; RCMP Contract Review; Recruitment of Doctors; Liquor Policy

February 17, 2016 Budget Highlights; Emergency Program Act; Airport Infrastructure Funding

February 10, 2016 Throne Speech; DNA Costs; Tsunamis Debris Funding; Liquor Policy Feedback

February 3, 2016 UBCM Executive Meeting Highlights; Climate Plan; CRTC; Funding Update; Youth Alcohol Use

January 27, 2016 Emergency Management Discussion Paper; Guidelines for Major Events; EAD Forum Update

January 20, 2016 Fire Services Act; RCMP Contract Management Committee; Directors' Forum

January 13, 2016  Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women; Liquor Policy; RCMP Contact; Funding Update

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