From appropriate funding to well-planned emergency management, sustainable infrastructure impacts our daily lives.
Scroll through the categories below to learn more about our Infrastructure-related Programs & Initiatives.
Municipal governments play a central role in emergency management. Although the federal and provincial governments actively engage in emergency planning, operational measures to address emergencies and their impacts are implemented locally. Local officials are often the first to respond to emergencies—which means that municipalities must have plans and resources in place to respond effectively to emergencies within their borders.
Sustainable transportation systems contribute to the economic, environmental, social and cultural health of communities. They increase mobility, connecting people and driving economic growth while also reducing environmental impact.
The following links include resources that can help municipalities make their transportation systems more sustainable and more conducive to a variety of users. Although this isn’t an exhaustive list of resources, it’s a good starting point for municipalities interested in taking action:
Asset Management Courses Now Available
AUMA in partnership with the Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) and Infrastructure Asset Management Alberta (IAMA) with a grant from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) offered a series of courses for elected officials and municipal staff. We are offering all the course materials here for AUMA members to access and use.