Advocacy News


CPWA Welcomes Direct Funding to Municipalities in Budget 2019

CPWA welcomes the Government’s announcement of new infrastructure funding for local communities through a municipal top-up as part of Budget 2019.

Infrastructure Minister Announces Improvements to Infrastructure Plan

Improvements to the Investing in Canada plan include an online portal for project applications and funding to help small communities with planning.

Infrastructure Minister Announces Progress Update

Minister of Infrastructure Champagne provided a progress update on the Government’s $180-billion Investing in Canada plan.

Transport Canada Preparing for Automated and Connected Vehicle Tests

Two reports released by Transport Canada will help accelerate the introduction of automated and connected vehicles in Canada.

Report is First Step Toward National Standard for Flood Resilience

Weathering the Storm: Developing a Canadian Standard for Flood-Resilient Existing Communities was released in January 2019.