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May. 27, 2018 | Sunday
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Niagara Falls to host OSUM conference
Photo from the 2016 OSUM Conference and Trade Show in Goderich, Ontario. (osum.ca)

The 65th annual Ontario Small Urban Municipalities Conference and Trade Show will be hosted in Niagara Falls this year.

The event will take place From Wednesday (May 2) to Friday (May 4), will see more than 200 delegates in attendance to discuss issues of importance to small communities within Ontario.

OSUM is the Association of Municipalities of Ontario’s executive committee for communities under 100,000 in population. 

Speaker session topics include: policing modernization; growing communities and energy conservation programs; the municipal role in health care; charting a new course in legal cannabis; planning for change — Ontario’s new municipal accountability frontier; and accessibility in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

John Miller, the “Journalism Doctor”,  will also explore community newspapers and alternative delivery models. 

WHAT: The Ontario Small Urban Municipalities Conference and Trade Show will be hosted in Niagara Falls this year.

WHEN: Wednesday May 2 to – Friday May 4 at 12 p.m.

WHERE: Sheraton On The Falls Hotel & Conference Centre, 3rd floor conference level, 5875 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls.