MUNISCOPE is Canada’s national resource on municipal issues, sponsored by the Provincial-Territorial Officials Committee on Local Government (PTOC), formerly the Intergovernmental Committee on Urban and Regional Research (ICURR). With a dedicated team of professional researchers backed by the largest circulating library of its kind in Canada, Muniscope is your best source for information to support local government policies, practices and service delivery.

 

REPORTS

Federal Budget 2023–2024 HighlightsFederal Budget 2023–2024: Highlights and Reactions

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PTOC Strategic Plan 2020-2025Strategic Plan 2020–2025 of the Provincial-Territorial Officials Committee on Local Government

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NEW BOOKS

Fearing the immigrant: Racialization and urban policy in TorontoFearing the immigrant: Racialization and urban policy in Toronto

/ Saberi, Parastou. — Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press, 2022.

Fiscal federalism in Canada: Analysis, evaluation, prescriptionFiscal Federalism in Canada: Analysis, Evaluation, Prescription

/ Lecours, André; Béland, Daniel; Tombe, Trevor; & Champagne, Éric. (Eds.). — Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2023.

Prioritizing the environment in urban sustainability planning: Policies and practices of Canadian citiesPrioritizing the environment in urban sustainability planning: Policies and practices of Canadian cities

/ Tang Kai, Natasha Michele & Swatuk, Larry. — Cham : Palgrave Macmillan, 2023.