The City of Calgary news releases

09
December
2022
| 11:33 America/Denver
Four lucky Calgarians now have a chance to win $150 in parking credits over the next month! The Calgary Parking Authority (CPA) is giving away parking credits every week to encourage Calgarians to shop at local businesses and support Business
09
December
2022
| 10:25 America/Denver
Lithium-ion batteries are used in many items, including smart phones, laptops, e-scooters, e-cigarettes, toys, smoke alarms, cars and energy storage systems. While these batteries are extremely safe we know that when these batteries are not used or
08
December
2022
| 14:45 America/Denver
On Jan. 1, 2023, The City of Calgary is introducing a new business licence for home-based child care providers to ensure minimum standards are in place to protect the health and safety of the youngest, and most vulnerable Calgarians.“Safe, quality
06
December
2022
| 15:50 America/Denver
The Tomorrow’s Chinatown program reached a significant milestone today as Council approved the Chinatown Cultural Plan, giving first reading to the Chinatown Area Redevelopment Plan. Together, these two plans play an important role to ensure
05
December
2022
| 14:40 America/Denver
The City of Calgary is taking a coordinated, multi-faceted approach to safety for all those living in Calgary. This is a complex issue, and The City is making operational improvements that will enhance safety for transit riders and the broader
05
December
2022
| 10:58 America/Denver
Calgary sees its fair share of snowfall every year and with more winter weather on the way, the annual Snow Angels campaign begins in earnest, encouraging residents to look out for one another by shoveling a neighbour’s sidewalk.A Snow Angel can be
02
December
2022
| 10:30 America/Denver
           Beginning this month, the free fare zone that runs along 7 Avenue downtown has a new name. Calgary Transit has entered into a five-year agreement with TD Bank Group (TD) to sponsor the TD Free Fare Zone.“We’re pleased to strike this
01
December
2022
| 09:42 America/Denver
The City of Calgary is announcing a change to our service provider for street light maintenance services. The hope is that our new provider will be able to provide The City with improved repair response times by mid-2023. Street light maintenance
30
November
2022
| 12:30 America/Denver
We're kicking off our Support Local YYC campaign to encourage Calgarians to shop locally-owned businesses this holiday season.Now in its fourth consecutive year, the campaign highlights the benefits of supporting local when gift-giving and planning
30
November
2022
| 11:17 America/Denver
In response to the Environment Canada forecast that will see freezing temperatures over the next few days, The City and its community partners will be taking the following steps: Free shuttle services will be available from Wednesday, November 30 to
29
November
2022
| 16:00 America/Denver
Green Line received a mock-up of its new low-floor Light Rail Vehicle (LRV). The model was built by CAF, who was awarded the contract to supply Green Line with our new fleet of 28 Urbos 100 LRVs.The model will be used to validate Green Line’s