Local Government 2023

The issues facing local governments continue to shift and change. Those working for or with municipalities need the latest information on emerging trends and best practices for facing new challenges and taking advantage of opportunities.

This forum assembles leading experts with extensive experience advising local governments, in order to provide insights on many of the most important issues in local government today. Attendees will come away with new strategies for solving difficult problems and maximizing important opportunities available in exciting new areas. With an emphasis on practical advice and real-world examples, this program should not be missed.

Issues to be Addressed: - Recent case law and legislative developments - An overview of the new Housing Supply Act and responses to homelessness - Changes to drug possession enforcement and what it means for local governments - Emergency preparedness - Mayor and local government powers - Approaches to economic development - Dealing with bad behavior from constituents and officials

Who Should Attend: - Mayors/chairs and councillors/directors - Local government officers and employees - Lawyers practising municipal, administrative, environmental, insurance or civil law - Risk managers - Consultants to local governments - Municipal insurance professionals

Attend in-person (Downtown Vancouver) or via live webinar.

To register Online: https://www.pbli.com/locgov23 By phone: 604-730-2500