IMFG Releases Two New Papers – Complex urban challenges require new thinking both locally and nationally

The Institute for Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) has released two new papers by post-doctoral fellow Abigail Friendly.  The first paper, Participatory Budgeting: The Practice and the Potential, looks at how we can meaningfully involve local residents in the machinery of government through participatory budgeting and the second paper, National Urban Policy: A Roadmap for Cities, is focused on national policymaking whereby Friendly argues that it is time for a national urban agenda in Canada.

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