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Building an Asset Management Program from the Ground Up in Devon Alberta

Jan 2019 | January Issue
Located 26 kilometers southwest of Edmonton, the Town of Devon, Alberta is situated along the banks of the North Saskatchewan River with a population of 6,578.
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The Transformation of a Public Works Department: How the City of Meadow Lake Digitalized Work Order Management

Jan 2019 | January Issue
Utilizing a computerized maintenance management system, the City of Meadow Lake transformed its public works department, streamlining work orders and facilitating more informed decision-making by digitalizing its record keeping.
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How the Regional District of Nanaimo implemented a centralized budgeting software

Mar 2019 | March issue
Like all local governments, the Regional District of Nanaimo is responsible for delivering services to its residents while balancing fiscal priorities. The process of financial budgeting can be difficult and time-consuming, necessitating governments to explore innovative solutions.
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Featured Grants & 2019 Federal Budget Briefing

Mar 2019 | March issue
2019 Federal Budget
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Asset Management in Small Towns

Dec 2019 | November-December Issue
Small communities in Canada may serve fewer citizens and own fewer assets, but they are still required to deliver the same range of necessary services to their residents. As they struggle with a smaller tax base and limited staff capacity and expertise they tend to fall behind on modern trends.
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How Governments are Embracing Software as a Service for Better Financial Reporting

Dec 2020 | November - December Issue
In Canada, all governments are legislated to produce financial statements that must be audited each year. This is required to reinforce transparency, evaluate the actual finances against budget, and support consistent financial reporting per Public Sector Accounting Standards (PSAS). However, it is important to emphasize the benefits for local government decision-makers.
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