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The Community Infrastructure Planning Decision Support Tool

Understanding the lifecycle cost implications of land-use decisions over time can help reduce future infrastructure costs. To assist local governments in estimating the life cycle-cost implications of different types of developments over a 100 year period, the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development (MCSCD), in collaboration with local governments, other agencies and the private […]

UBCM Announces 2017 Asset Management Planning Program Grants

Another round of Asset Management Planning Program grants has been confirmed by UBCM for 2017. This program provides assistance to local governments as they pursue sustainable service delivery by extending and deepening asset management practices within their organizations. The Asset Management Planning Program was created in 2014 through a $1.5 million grant from the Ministry […]

Asset Management for Sustainable Service Delivery: A BC Framework

The Framework establishes a high-level, systematic approach that supports local governments in moving toward service, asset and financial sustainability through an asset management approach. The development of the Framework was led by the Union of British Columbia Municipalities in partnership with Asset Management BC. View the Framework >

MMCD Asset Data Exchange Standard

The MMCD Asset Data Exchange Standard project is complete and standardized files and supporting documentation are ready for download. The standard is build on the MMCD Municipal CAD Standard, with the end result of a single source of infrastructure data submission to the Local Government with physical properties and lifecycle management attributes. For more information […]

Asset Management Newsletter #19

Asset Management Newsletter #19 Topics include: Feature Article: NEED or WANT – Is there really a choice? NEW FCM Programs for Asset Management and climate change Rossland Tackles Asset Management Municipal Natural Assets Project Update View Newsletter >

Alberta Asset Management Handbook

This handbook and toolkit is for staff and elected officials from Alberta’s small and mid-sized municipalities. The Toolkit is focused on providing ‘how to’ information. It includes processes, examples, and a set of practical and editable tools and templates that can be used by any organization to get started with asset management using the information and […]

Asset Management Newsletter #18

Now available: AMBC_Newsletter_Issue 18, Fall 2016 Topics include: Feature Article: Asset Management Takes LEADERSHIP The Prince George CLIC Case Study Looking at the Results of the Gas Tax AM Form Getting the Most from Infrastructure Assets: Ecological Accounting Protocol and more…

Asset Management Newsletter #17

Now available: AMBC_Newsletter_Issue 17, June 2016 Topics include: How I Personalized Asset Management Northern Rockies Wins National Asset Management Award Regional District of Nanaimo Tackles Asset Management and more…