City Services: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2022

We're adjusting our hours of operation for the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, Sept. 30, 2022.

Getting around

Calgary Transit 

Calgary Transit will be operating buses, CTrains and On Demand on a Saturday level of service. Customer service centres will remain open. For more information on fares, schedules and service changes, please visit


Payment is not required for on-street ParkPlus zones and holiday rates will be in effect in select CPA surface lots and parkades. Regular rates will be in effect at Calgary Zoo, TELUS Spark and Heritage Park. The Municipal Impound Lot will also be closed.

Things to do

Citizens are invited to join Indigenous Elders, community leaders and all Calgarians committed to the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children at Fort Calgary, 750 9 Ave. S.E., at 10 a.m., or online at

Everyone is strongly encouraged to wear orange, preferably from a local Indigenous vendor, to show your allyship and solidarity.

The Orange Shirt Day ceremony is one of the ways The City of Calgary is recognizing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. For more information on Orange Shirt Day and other ways to observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation visit

Around the house

Landfill hours 

Landfill hours and locations are available at Hours for this day are as follows:



East Calgary


Friday, Sept 30


7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Facility hours and closures

Calgary Recreation will have modified hours of operation, visit for more information.

The following are open on Sept. 30:

  • Village Square and Southland Leisure Centres are open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Glenmore Reservoir kayak and canoe rentals: open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. See website for Glenmore Reservoir boat launch status.
  • Bookings at arenas, athletic parks and the Calgary Soccer Centre.

The following are closed on Sept. 30:

  • Arenas, athletic parks and flatwater pools. See website for operating hours on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Calgary Soccer Centre. Regular operating hours on Saturday and Sunday.
  • North Mount Pleasant and Wildflower Arts Centres.

Driving ranges and golf courses are open; book your tee time at