Year End Message
Our strength in tackling complex challenges is a key value we bring to Ontario municipalities. Understanding the demanding nature of local government, we take pride in helping ease some of the more time-consuming responsibilities.
Unlocking Efficiency: How Technology is Transforming FOI Programs in Ontario Municipalities
Most Ontario municipalities surveyed reported a year-over-year increase in the volume of Freedom of Information requests received. However, 9 out of 10 participating municipalities said that budgets have not increased to cope with this demand. More than 50% of respondents cited access to FOI team resources as their most pressing challenge.
LAS Natural Gas Program Price Change Notice
The new LAS price for the November 2023 - October 2024 period
LAS Electricity Program Fixed Hedge Secured
For the 145 municipalities involved in the LAS Electricity Program, we are pleased to announce LAS has secured a fixed hedge at a rate of $50.21/MW including fees or 5.02 ¢/kWh for the 12-month term commencing January 1, 2024 – December 31, 2024.
LAS IPE Risk Symposium
On October 4, LAS and IPE hosted our biennial Risk Symposium. It’s important that risk management isn’t siloed – a solid risk management culture goes a long way towards implementing solid risk mitigation strategies.
From Compliance to Excellence: Igniting a Culture of Workplace Safety through WSIB’s Health and Safety Excellence Program
Workplace safety is of paramount importance for municipalities across Ontario. A safe working environment promotes employee well-being, boosts productivity and prevents/reduces the risks of accidents or injuries.