The City of Calgary news releases

28
October
2020
| 14:28 America/Denver
Halloween should be spooky - not scary! The Calgary Partners for Safety have been patrolling the streets on Halloween night for over 25 years to keep young Calgarians safe while they trick-or-treat, and this year is no exception. From 6 p.m. to 8
28
October
2020
| 13:57 America/Denver
The new Anti-Racism Action Committee is now in place, and 11 members of the public have been named to the Committee. Council unanimously approved the members at its Organizational Meeting on Monday. The 11 members of the public now on the
28
October
2020
| 13:18 America/Denver
With 20 different boards looking to fill vacancies this year, the 2020 recruitment effort saw 1,054 applications from Calgarians wanting to get involved in City decision-making. In addition to filling vacancies on existing boards, there were two new
23
October
2020
| 11:57 America/Denver
The Calgary Fire Department is pleased to announce their partnership with Wounded Warriors Canada. Wounded Warriors Canada is a national mental health charity whose mission is to honour and support ill and injured Canadian Armed Forces members,
23
October
2020
| 09:45 America/Denver
Today, The City of Calgary has announced they have been working with Ritual on the launch of “Open For Business” - a collaboration with Ritual and DoorDash to help local businesses across Calgary increase their commission-free online
15
October
2020
| 09:00 America/Denver
Entries are now being accepted for The City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize.  This prestigious prize is one of the awards given as part of The Calgary Awards, which recognizes outstanding achievements and contributions by individuals and
09
October
2020
| 09:02 America/Denver
Are you planning on hosting Thanksgiving? Now is the time to start thinking about how to have a safe Thanksgiving feast. Besides figuring out how long to cook that turkey, you’ll want to think about how many people you can accommodate safely
07
October
2020
| 13:50 America/Denver
Calgary Emergency Management Chief Tom Sampson has announced his retirement after a 35 year career in public service dedicated to protecting and helping the citizens of Calgary, our province and beyond. “The two great loves in my life are my
06
October
2020
| 18:19 America/Denver
As temperatures lower towards seasonal averages over the next few weeks, The City of Calgary is prepared and has equipment and materials ready to keep citizens safe and moving. “Coronavirus has changed the way Calgarians move around our city and
06
October
2020
| 14:03 America/Denver
The City of Calgary announced that while Halloween and Thanksgiving are not ‘cancelled’, citizens should take some safety precautions to ensure a safe, healthy and fun holiday for all. In support of Alberta Health’s guidelines, The City shared some
06
October
2020
| 09:24 America/Denver
Calgary City Council voted to pass an amendment to the Temporary Signs on Highways Bylaw (BYLAW NUMBER 29M97) to restrict advocacy messaging on public property near schools. With this, The City of Calgary initiates new regulations to protect young