The City of Calgary news releases

20
September
2019
| 23:54 America/Denver
A recap of this week's news releases and featured stories on The City of Calgary Newsroom. News releases Re-imagining the public realm on PARK(ing) Day 2019 Feature stories Re-building a legacy: Preserving the spirit of the
20
September
2019
| 20:00 America/Denver
Today, Calgary is joining other cities around the world transforming curbside parking stalls into creative temporary public spaces as part of PARK(ing) Day. Organized by The City of Calgary and the Alberta Association of Landscape Architects,
18
September
2019
| 18:21 America/Denver
Be part of the transformation by taking in Calgary’s fourth annual PARK(ing) Day festivities. On Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, from noon to 6 p.m. along Kensington Road N.W., Calgary joins other cities around the world in temporarily converting
12
September
2019
| 20:17 America/Denver
The City of Calgary launches yycmatters.ca today, an online platform, to keep City priorities top of mind during the fall federal election. YYC Matters aims to make it easier for Calgarians to find out what the parties will do to support Calgary
10
September
2019
| 19:25 America/Denver
Calgary has lost 53 firefighters in the line of duty, nine during active firefighting and 44 due to illnesses related to firefighting. To honour our city’s fallen firefighters, Mayor Naheed Nenshi, members of City Council, the Calgary Fire Fighters
09
September
2019
| 16:34 America/Denver
A permanent, automated lane reversal system will go into effect on Memorial Drive between 4 Street and Edmonton Trail N.E. Tuesday evening. On Sept. 10, 2019 at 6 p.m., the new automated lane reversal system will become operational. It will
03
September
2019
| 17:35 America/Denver
The latest census data released today by The City of Calgary shows Calgary’s population at 1,285,711 up 18,367 from the previous year. This is an increase of 1.45 per cent. “Calgary is experiencing stable net migration in spite of a slower pace
29
August
2019
| 00:26 America/Denver
We're adjusting our hours of operation for Labour Day on Monday, Sep. 2, 2019. Getting around Special event road closures, detours and construction There will be significant traffic impacts this weekend to accommodate special events and
29
August
2019
| 00:08 America/Denver
Motorists are being advised of the following road/lane closures for Friday, Aug. 30 – Tuesday, Sept. 3: Southwest closures Aug. 31 from 2 a.m. until 10 p.m.: 11 Avenue S.W. will be reduced to a single lane between 11 Street S.W. and 12
27
August
2019
| 17:55 America/Denver
The City of Calgary wants Calgarians who smoke to take personal responsibility for reducing cigarette litter. The This is Not an Ashtray campaign, featuring images of famous Calgary places replaced by cigarette butts, kicks off on August 27 and runs
26
August
2019
| 19:51 America/Denver
New rules are now in place for all road users with updates to The City of Calgary’s Transportation Bylaws. Among the changes is a new safe passing bylaw, coming into effect on September 1, requiring at least one metre of space to be given when