March 24, 2021
AUMA/AMSC DIGEST
ADVOCACY UPDATES
  • Bill 52, the Recall Act
  • Select Special Committee on Real Property Rights
  • Spring 2021 Legislation Status

Read the full update here.
AUMA unequivocally denounces racism and discrimination in all forms. As municipal leaders, we know that communities will prosper when all residents can live their lives without fear of racism or discrimination.
AUMA has long advocated for an EPR framework and an EPR packaging and paper program, and we appreciate Minister Nixon listening to AUMA members.

Municipalities seeking a more cost and time-efficient mechanism for entering into contractual relations may wish to transition away from paper forms such as permit applications, waivers, and contracts in favour of electronic forms.
Install solar in three easy steps.
Our process is easy, so you can start saving sooner. It’s easy as 1,2,3. Submit an Expression of Interest, apply and then install your solar PV system. The Alberta Municipal Solar Program provides funding for municipalities to install solar PV on municipal buildings or land to save on energy costs and reduce your environmental impact.

Switch off your lights for an hour on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 8:30 p.m. for Earth Hour. No matter where you are in the world, you can make an impact and join us as we speak up for nature! Learn more about Earth Hour.

Infrastructure Canada will be providing up to $1.5 billion in federal funding for community buildings that will support retrofits, repairs, or upgrades of existing public buildings and the construction of new public buildings. Share what you think should be a priority in their online program development questionnaire.
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