We help Cities and Rural Municipalities advance their interests in Ottawa.
Municipal Advocacy Solutions (MAS) works for individual Cities, Communities and Municipal Associations from across Canada. We specialize in exploring federal government opportunities that can solve challenges for our Municipal clients.
Advocacy to the Federal Government
Everything from procuring meetings with Federal Decision Makers and Elected Officials to lobby days and Event Planning.
Presentations to Municipal Councils
Helping local officials understand the Federal-Municipal Landscape, its current Mandate, and how to access new funding availability.
Applications for Funding to the Federal Government
Helping you identify opportunities as well as write applications for Phase 2 Funding, as well as other funding opportunities.
What are people saying about us?
CEO, Alberta Urban Municipal Association
"Municipal Advocacy Solutions was able to set up timely meetings with key decision-makers in Ottawa, allowing AUMA to explain solutions to Alberta-specific issues and opportunities that will make a difference for our municipalities. I would highly recommend Shawn Menard to help facilitate relationships with the Federal Government"
Manager, Government and External Relations,
City of London
"Municipal Advocacy Solutions provided great opportunities with strategic decision-makers, professional briefing materials, and timely political and policy analysis to the City of London. If your aim is having an impact, look no farther than Shawn and his team in Ottawa."
City of Guelph, Ontario
"Municipal Advocacy Solutions assisted the City of Guelph by providing strategic advice on the Government's Phase 1 infrastructure Program and supporting our applications for funding. Shawn Menard and MAS provided timely, sage advice and support at a reasonable cost. The City appreciates the assistance Shawn and MAS provided on our successful funding applications.”
Manager, Town of Stony Plain, Alberta
"I appreciate the updates and commentary provided by Shawn / Municipal Advocacy Solutions, the information and input we receive informs and guides our decision making."