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March 26, 2020
All orders of government must be responsive during this challenging time, and AUMA applauds the provincial government’s focus on responsive measures to contain and manage the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. Adaptable, efficient government is...
March 26, 2020
Online scamming activity has increased rapidly these last few days. Scammers are impersonating organizations providing COVID-19 updates. Methods have included attachments about government announcements, best practices, COVID-19 updates, and similar...
March 24, 2020
911 and 811 call centres are overwhelmed with complaints about mass gatherings. AHS has developed an online form to help alleviate the volume of calls. The form allows Albertans to submit a complaint to AHS public health inspectors if they are...
March 24, 2020
A statement from AUMA President Barry Morishita: AUMA supports provincial government’s education tax relief Alberta’s municipalities and AUMA support the provincial government’s recent announcement of fiscal relief for residents and businesses of...

AMSC Business News

December 5, 2019
Lethbridge has several claims to fame, including their picturesque coulees and beautiful Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden. But did you know that this Alberta city is also the only municipal jurisdiction in North America that has provided school bus...
December 5, 2019
We are thrilled to announce that AUMA has been chosen as the winner of the “iv3 Solutions Award for Excellence in Risk Management” award in the fourth annual Insurance Business Canada Awards. As we mentioned in October, the Insurance Business Canada...
October 15, 2019
We’re thrilled to announce that AUMA has been selected as a finalist for the “iv3 Solutions Award for Excellence in Risk Management” award in the fourth annual Insurance Business Canada Awards. The Insurance Business Canada Awards are the biggest...
October 9, 2019
Last month, Edmonton hosted risk managers, insurance representatives, and underwriting professionals at the RIMS Canada Conference. The Risk & Insurance Management Society is an international organization dedicated to promoting the profession of...

The AUMA Community

March 26, 2019
Welcome to the new AUMA/AMSC Digest! Our revitalized Digest is part of our ongoing efforts to bring our members valuable and high-quality information. We have designed Digest to make it easier to find what you want to know: Updates on our priority...
March 13, 2019
Since 2017, Canadians can indicate a gender other than male or female when applying for a passport. Likewise, many provinces offer a gender-neutral choice for identification documents such as driver’s licenses and health cards. Being inclusive of...
March 13, 2019
Communities across Canada are at risk of social fragmentation and instability resulting from acts of discrimination towards individuals or groups based on race, ethnicity, national origin or other social identities. To counter this and to celebrate...
March 7, 2019
AUMA and RMA have partnered with FCM to host the “Toward Parity to Encourage Women’s Involvement in Municipal Politics” webinar.  One of the Policy Advisors in AUMA’s Policy and Advocacy team shared a bit more about the webinar and why AUMA members...