More than 2100 delegates from across the country recently returned from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities 2018 conference. Mountain View County was represented in Halifax, Nova Scotia by several councillors including Division 1's Dwayne Fulton. He believes it is critical for rural municipalities to be well represented at the FCM conference. Fulton adds, rural issues are very similar all across Canada. By having more rural representatives at FCM, he says it raises the profile of their problems as compared to the issues brought to the federal level by urban municipalities.