DEER LAKE Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador (MNL) is holding its first of a series of regional meetings to discuss reshaping the financial future of municipalities this weekend in Grand Falls-Windsor.
The western meeting will be held inâ€ˆDeer Lake Feb. 28-March 1.
There will be six regional meetings over the next eight weeks throughout the province. Each will include a structured fiscal framework consultation designed to collect data on municipal revenue and service delivery. This consultation is part of the overall fiscal framework review and is in partnership with the Department of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs.
Consultations will focus around municipal expenditure pressures, existing own source revenue and efficiencies in service delivery as well as seek insights from municipal representatives on options for new revenue sources.
The meeting for Labrador will be held in Lâ€™Anse au Clair Feb. 20.