"The 5 Keys to a green municipal project business case" Webinar

Mon, 02/01/2021
When: 
February 2, 2021
Where: 
Online
Who: 
Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Event Description: 
Learn how to create a compelling business case for green municipal projects.
Before you can start a new project, you first need to get buy-in from your municipal council or other city staff. Set yourself up for success by building a strong business case for your proposed sustainability initiative. 
 
Tune into our webinar on Tuesday, February 2 and discover the five critical focus areas you need to address to get your project started, from financing and partnerships to integrating a triple-bottom-line approach. With presentations from municipal champions who have successfully launched green initiatives, you’ll also gain valuable insights on how to bring your project to life.
 
S/I interpretation will be available. This webinar is free.
 
In this webinar, you will learn how to:
Finance your project and ensure long-term financial viability – and how GMF can help
Forge long-term partnerships with firms, agencies and contractors
Include capacity building in your strategy
Integrate social, climate and economic benefits into your plan
Engage with your community and other key stakeholders at every stage of the project
 
Speakers
Kevin Boutilier, Solar City Halifax
Gordon Szaszi, Niagara Region's 1st Social Housing LEED Building
Amy Elgersma, City of Iqaluit's new LEED Silver Aquatic Centre