Discover the outstanding environmental initiatives that received FCM’s 2022 Sustainable Communities awards in five categories.

This year’s winners demonstrate vision, leadership and commitment to environmental sustainability, while delivering social and economic benefits in their communities. Spanning from PEI to Alberta, there is something for everyone to learn from. Learn about the background, challenge, approach, barriers, results and next steps of each project.

Natural Asset Management: 

Climate Change Mitigation:

Waste:

Affordable Housing Retrofit:

Community Buildings Retrofit: 

The recipients presented their projects at the 2023 Sustainable Communities Conference that took place in Ottawa, Ontario, February 7–10. Stay tuned for a recording of their “SCA Talks” presentations.

Want to explore all GMF-funded projects? Check out the Projects Database for a complete overview of funded projects and get inspired by municipalities of all sizes, across Canada. 

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