Click here to read FCM’s urgent recommendations to the federal government on addressing the financial crisis in our cities and communities.
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Protecting vital municipal services
Urgent federal recommendations to address the financial crisis in our cities and communities due to COVID-19
Municipal leaders are working flat-out to support Canadians through the COVID-19 pandemic. But with plummeting revenues and no way to run deficits, we’re facing a financial crisis that puts Canadians at further risk. That’s why FCM is calling for emergency operating funding for municipalities nationwide—to keep essential services running, and Canadians safe and supported.
- This is a crisis
- Local leaders on the front lines
- Anatomy of our financial crisis
- Fiscal impacts of COVID-19
- Summary of recommendations
- Proposed funding model
- Eyes on the future
Questions regarding the COVID-19 impact on municipalities can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.