Best Practices Library

Welcome to the searchable Best Practices Library! To submit a Best Practice from your municipality, click here.

To use the Best Practices Library, combine any of the below search methods:

  • Enter a term in the left-hand “Search” box
  • Select a Category (or Categories) under which you would like to find resources. Categories sort by topic of interest.
  • Select a Tag(s) under which you would like to find resources. Tags sort by Program, Region, or Type of document.
  • Documents may be sorted by Name or by Date via the dropdown menu under the “Search” box.

The Cities Initiative also maintains a French version of the Best Practices Library. Click here to access the French library.

The Best Practices Library is a dynamic, searchable database of Best Practices, Tools, and Information Documents that are specific to municipal issues in the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Region. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact