CUPE has commissioned new research outlining ways to finance our cities and towns in fair and sustainable ways.
Funding a better future: Progressive revenue sources for Canada’s cities and towns outlines why municipalities need access to better revenue sources that shift costs fairly onto those who can most afford to pay.
This research report will spark much-needed discussion on the importance of progressive municipal revenue sources in building the long-term fiscal and social health of our communities.
- Funding a better future: Progressive revenue sources for Canada’s cities and towns
- Executive summary
CUPE has also published a user-friendly guide to the state of municipal finances and revenue-generating options, with a focus on fairness and equity.
- Read CUPE’s fair funding toolkit for municipalities.