Municipal Voice

Winter 2019

Theme: Building Sustainable Hometowns - Convention 2020

  • Implementing Community Citizen Engaged Best Management Practices Through Adaptive Management
  • Keeping Streets Legal: Municipal Duties for Maintaining Roads and Sidewalks
  • Using Bylaws to Foster Sustainability in Municipalities
  • Dealing with Code of Ethics Complaints
  • Immigration 101: Attracting, Welcoming, and Retaining Immigrants

... and more!

Fall 2019

Theme: Governance and Risk Management

  • Are Your Hometown Policies Up To Snuff?
  • Having an Access to Information Policy
  • Construction Procurement Tips and Traps
  • Meet LESA: The Landfill Environmental Site Assessment Program
  • Municipal Leadership Development Program Helping Councils Adapt to This Changing World
  • Non-Title Tax Enforcement by Saskatchewan Municipalities
  • Free 10 Minute Trainers: Council Roles and Responsibilities
  • Free Expression or License to Libel? When Speech Crosses the Line

... and more!

Summer 2019

Theme: Infrastructure

  • Prompt Payment in Saskatchewan: Information You May Not Be Aware Of
  • Extended Producer Responsibility: A Saskatchewan Recycling Success Story
  • Local Solutions for a Greener Canada
  • The Saskatchewan Crime Watch Advisory Network is Now Available Province-Wide
  • Balancing the Private and the Public: Complying with LA FOIP and Municipal Acts

...and more!

Spring 2019

Theme: Hometown Improvement

  • Reviving Canora
  • Regina's Audacious Entrepreneurial Movement
  • Regional Planning: Finding Solutions Together
  • Enforcing Municipal Bylaws
  • Lessons Learned: Complying with LA FOIP
  • Getting the Right Procurement Practices in Place

... and more!

Winter 2018

Theme: Hometown Advantage

  • Convention Chair's Voice
  • Court is in Session: A Look Inside Kindersley's Bylaw Court
  • A Work in Progress: Reviewing the Municipal Conflict of Interest Rules
  • Shutting Out Crime with Environmental Design
  • A Path to Reconciliation
  • Sharing Stories of the Land: The Original Humboldt
  • Diverting Waste with a Comprehensive Recycling Centre

... and more!

Fall 2018

Theme: Governance and Risk Management

  • Calming Conflicts and Resolving Disputes
  • Peer to Peer: Saskatchewan's Municipal Peer Network
  • What's My Job Anyway? Part II: Employment Law Rights and Wrongs
  • Fostering Brownfield Redevelopment
  • Best Practices for Meeting Procurement Trade Obligations

...and more!

Summer 2018

Theme: Infrastructure

  • Discover and Report: The Duty to Report Contamination Discovered by a Municipality
  • AIMM to Fight the Spread of Invasive Mussels in Saskatchewan
  • Editorial: Municipalities Building Canada's Future
  • Moving Toward a Provincial Seniors Strategy

... and more!

Spring 2018

Theme: That Hometown Feeling

  • Making Your Community a Doctor's Hometown
  • Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Communities
  • My Hometown
  • Moving Forward with Economic Development
  • Economic Development: A Bridge to Reconciliation
  • Engaging the North: New Frontiers in Municipal Law

... and more!

Winter 2017

Theme: The Power of Hometowns

  • Convention Chair’s Voice
  • The Solar Power of Hometowns
  • The Power of Bylaws: Responding to New Challenges
  • The Power of Composting in Saskatchewan
  • Get Your Community Ready to Attract Business Investment
  • The Power to Address Homelessness Begins at the Root

...and more!

Fall 2017

Theme: Governance and Risk Management

  • SUMA’s 2017-21 Strategic Plan
  • Highly Trained People Key to Risk Mitigation
  • Enforcing the Code: Ensuring Fair Treatment and Penalties
  • Council Agendas and Meeting Minutes
  • Bridging Truth and Transparency
  • Playing Music in Public Legally, Ethically, and Easily
  • How SUMAdvantage Brings Value to All Members

...and more!