2017 City Council Swearing-In Ceremony

Calgarians are invited to attend the Swearing-In Ceremony to mark the beginning of City Council of Calgary for 2017–2021 term of office.

Event: Swearing-In Ceremony of Council-Elect
Date: Monday, October 23, 2017
Location: Municipal Building Atrium, City Hall, 800 Macleod Trail S.E.

  • Seating available starting at 1:15 p.m.
  • Council Procession will begin at 1:55 p.m.
  • Swearing-In Ceremony will begin promptly at 2 p.m.

Limited seating is available in the Municipal Building Atrium on a first-come-first-serve basis. Several TV screens are available in the Council Chamber for overflow public viewing.

The Mayor will address the audience as part of the ceremony proceedings. Following the ceremony, a public gathering will take place until 4 p.m.

The Swearing-In Ceremony and Mayoral address will be streamed live on The City of Calgary’s website at