March 1, 2023

Promoting brownfield programs and opportunities in Canada

Federation of Canadian Municipalities
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This guide outlines steps to help you find and engage the right developers and collaborators for brownfields sites in Canadian cities and towns of all sizes.

The guide also includes case studies that offer creative ideas and practical examples that you can apply in your municipality.

The guide is designed for: Municipal staff, such as sustainability coordinators, planners, project managers, economic development officers and chief administrative officers, who are responsible for creating and implementing a brownfield strategy.


  • Environmental Assessment
  • land use
  • land use planning
  • Resilient Communities