FCM is calling for permanent doubling of the Gas Tax Fund transfer to municipalities for infrastructure renewal—with a predictable annual growth rate that better reflects Canada’s long-term economic growth.
We’re calling on all parties to tackle the housing affordability crisis in Canada. This means boosting access to social and affordable housing for low-income Canadians. It also means maintaining the funding levels and priorities of the National Housing Strategy, while addressing key gaps.
This election, FCM is calling on all federal parties to commit to building a "rural lens" into the heart of the federal government—bringing rural realities to the table, and modernizing federal tools to empower rural leaders to build better lives.
FCM is calling for a permanent federal funding mechanism to set Canada on a path to 21st century public transit nationwide. By allocating funds directly to transit systems, this mechanism will unlock local expertise—and support the continuous growth of the transit Canadians rely on.