Economic development and recovery are our members top priorities right now. AUMA has partnered with Economic Developers Alberta to offer a series of webinars to our members in support of these community level discussions.
With a number of changes coming in workplaces throughout Canada and Alberta as a result of dramatic changes to the economy, there has been a renewed focus on the legal concept of constructive dismissal.
With children out of school due to COVID-19, Alberta communities may want to investigate Lethbridge's innovative program encouraging outdoor activity and early childhood development.
GOOD TO KNOW
FCM has partnered with
Generation Squeeze to develop a toolkit to help local governments regulate the short-term rental industry. This project seeks municipalities' expertise and is asking AUMA members to complete a
short survey by June 5. Please contact
Dallas Alderson with any questions.
Communities ChooseWell, Alberta Health Services, and the Alberta Policy Coalition for Chronic Disease Prevention are excited to announce the release of the Healthy Eating in Recreation Settings (HERS) eCourse! As a member of a municipal council or a municipal staffer, you can use the guidance, ideas and sample templates in the HERS eCourse to help align recreation facility procedures and policies with Goal 4 Supporting Environments in the framework. Ready to start learning?
New funding from FCM for energy improvements in affordable housing
New! The Federation of Canadian Municipalities is offering funding to retrofit existing units or build new affordable housing with higher energy performance.