Federation of Canadian Municipalities: Low Carbon Communities – National Agenda for Climate + Prosperity (Discussion Paper)

This paper lays out the great challenges and enormous opportunities of cities and local governments in a national deep carbon reduction agenda in four parts:
Cities, Carbon + the Canadian Federation traces the immense urban contribution to Canadian GHG growth, local government influence over GHGs relative to other orders of government
Local Agenda for National Prosperity delineates the enormous local and national opportunities with an urban deep reduction agenda
Top 25 Strategic Directions by 2025 to contribute to atmospheric stabilization.
Good to Great Governance outlines the imperative for improved local, sub-national and national governance models to collaborate and coordinate on this agenda