New Ecofiscal Commission Report: Best practices for pricing and improving municipal water and wastewater services
Municipal water and wastewater services are vital to our health, the economy, and the environment. Yet many municipal water and wastewater systems across Canada face significant challenges. The prices we pay for these services are some of the lowest in the world and don’t reflect the full costs of providing and maintaining our infrastructure and protecting our water resources.
- 5 case studies highlighting the progress Canadian municipalities have made in improving the sustainability of their systems: Gibsons, the Battlefords, Ottawa, Montréal and St. John’s
- 10 best practices for designing and implementing user fees
- 6 recommendations