Going Local: Inspirational Stories of Local Government and Local Economy in BC


Going Local— Inspirational Stories of Local Government and Local Economy in BC showcases 12 stories of local governments that are working to improve their local economies and enhance the quality of life in their communities.

As communities face the future, local government leaders are asking themselves what they can do to protect and strengthen their local economies. This publication provides the information and case studies to imagine and work towards building more resilient, self-sufficient local economies.

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About Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.