The City of Calgary news releases

21
July
2021
| 16:31 America/Denver
Starting July 21, 2021, restricted access to the Calgary Municipal Building has been removed. All visitors and staff to the Municipal Building can now come and go freely at all public entrances.Some COVID-19 protocols are still in effect to ensure
21
July
2021
| 13:30 America/Denver
Today, The City of Calgary officially opened Lois Szabo Commons (936 16 Ave. S.W.), a vibrant new park in the Beltline where residents can gather, socialize, relax and unwind. The Park is named to commemorate Lois Szabo, an important early leader in
21
July
2021
| 09:58 America/Denver
Calgary’s Downtown took many steps this past year along the road to reinvention, despite the challenges of 2020. The transformation of beloved public spaces in Eau Claire, Chinatown and the East Village, along with the continued growth of Calgary’s
21
July
2021
| 08:59 America/Denver
The City of Calgary recently opened a brand-new affordable housing development in the community of Bridlewood. This exciting townhome development features 48 two-bedroom homes, 14 of which are barrier free; and 14 four-bedroom homes, providing
16
July
2021
| 15:51 America/Denver
Environment Canada has issued a Special Air Quality Statement for the city of Calgary due to increased wildfire smoke causing poor air quality and reduced visibility. To support the health and safety of Calgarians, the Calgary Fire Department (CFD)
14
July
2021
| 10:33 America/Denver
CALGARY - The Green Line Board is very pleased to announce that following an extensive search, Darshpreet S. Bhatti has been appointed CEO of the Green Line LRT project, effective August 16, 2021. Mr. Bhatti joins Green Line from Metrolinx where he
06
July
2021
| 10:35 America/Denver
Work is underway as The City of Calgary begins the legislated annual process of preparing the 2022 Property Assessment Roll. City Assessment staff are reviewing real estate data collected from various sources including Alberta Land Titles and from
05
July
2021
| 17:47 America/Denver
CALGARY - On July 5, 2021 Calgary City Council voted to repeal the Temporary COVID-19 Face Coverings Bylaw (BYLAW NUMBER 26M2020). As a result, Calgarians will no longer be required to wear face coverings as part of a bylaw or provincial mandate,
30
June
2021
| 16:19 America/Denver
The Calgary Fire Department would like to remind citizens that fireworks and pyrotechnics must not be ignited or fired in Calgary except by a trained and certified professional with a fireworks permit. This includes consumer fireworks that have been
30
June
2021
| 14:43 America/Denver
The City of Calgary officially reopened Century Gardens urban park (826 8 Ave. S.W.) today after a redevelopment that added two new pavilion buildings (with a public washroom and the opportunity for a food concession), a wood amphitheater and a new
30
June
2021
| 13:00 America/Denver
We're adjusting our hours of operations for Canada Day on Thursday, July 1, 2021.Canada Day at home celebrationsThis year, The City of Calgary is inviting citizens to enjoy Canada Day safely from home and in their community with fun activities