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Municipal World Magazine

Published 12 times a year, Municipal World is Canada’s municipal magazine. Since 1891, when we first began informing those in the municipal sector on the latest developments in the field, we’ve maintained our reputation as a cutting-edge communication brand. And, as your needs to effectively serve the community you work, live and play in have evolved, so have we!

A new platform for all your stories …


The new Municipal World membership embodies our commitment to consistently innovating and improving how you access and consume the content you are looking for. In addition to a plethora of other value resources and benefits, Municipal World members have exclusive access to member-only content – including research content and the monthly magazine in both digital and print editions.

Print edition

Each month, Municipal World examines the issues that impact communities: new federal and provincial policies and legislation; new theories about economic development and renewal; new strategies and emerging best practices from communities like yours across the nation. Published 12 times a year, a 1-year subscription includes 12 monthly issues of Municipal World magazine It’s an easy, convenient way to stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the fast-changing municipal field.

Digital edition

Our monthly digital edition is a great way to enjoy your magazine while you’re on the road, or to refer to back issues – when there’s an article you need to recall, an author you want to connect with, or for use in your policy research. Digital editions are available exclusively to our Insider and Executive Insider Members.

Municipal World Insider

Complement your membership with a subscription to our weekly email newsletter. You’ll receive insider access to information on new job postings from across Canada, RFPs, new books, snips from the monthly magazine, and more!

Municipal World is an outstanding magazine that provides local government insight, increased understanding of leading practices, and access to career opportunities across the nation. The magazine appeals to municipal government practitioners and is a great resource for both municipal staff and elected officials.