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December 5, 2012
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Local Government Finance, Infrastructure Top UBCM Priorities   


Better research into local government finance and infrastructure advocacy highlighted a set of priorities for 2012-2013 reviewed by UBCM Executive at its inaugural meeting last Friday. Read More  

2012 UBCM Resolutions - Next Steps  


BC local governments brought forward over 200 resolutions to the 2012 convention on topics ranging from oil tanker traffic to rural policing policies.  So what happens now?  Read More 

2013 Wildfire Program Changes Announced  


Local governments and First Nations will receive more financial support for forest fuel management under the 2013 Strategic Wildfire Prevention Initiative (SWPI), details of which were announced today.  Read More 

Feedback Deadline Extended for Stewardship Plan   


Brewers Distributor Ltd. has extended the deadline for local governments to review their packaging and printed paper stewardship plan to January 6, 2013.  Read More   



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