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Looking Back and Ahead at Camp Koko'sinooniks
The gathering, known wholly as Camp Koko’sinooniks, begins every weekday morning at the Niitsitapi Learning Centre and at Bowcroft Elementary. A grass-roots culture program, the name of the camp translates as All Our Children, and was spurred by efforts at reconciliation for the horrors suffered at...
RECAP: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Meeting - July 24
On July 24, the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Assessment Committee met to discuss:City Secretariat update Public engagement update Multi-party Agreement City Secretariat update The City Secretariat is a due diligence team, accountable to Council. We are analyzing the costs, opportunities...
Calgary Heritage Authority Announces Winners of the 2018 Lion Awards
The 2018 Calgary Heritage Authority Lion Awards commenced last night at the iconic Palace Theatre. The biennial awards were started in 2003 and named for the Centre Street Bridge lions, sculpted locally in 1916 and installed in 1917. The bridge and the beloved 12,600 kg lions were designated a municipal...
RECAP: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Meeting - July 17
Recap These blog posts are meant to help inform and provide updates on The City’s role in exploring a potential bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (OPWG). They share the highlights of the process, including how we’re evaluating the risks and benefits of hosting the 2026 OPWG, sustainability,...
City of Calgary recruiting volunteers for Boards, Commissions and Committees
The City of Calgary is looking for diverse volunteers to fill positions on 18 Boards, Commissions and Committees (BCCs). These volunteers will provide City Council with perspective and recommendations on important civic issues. Applications are being accepted until Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. “Boards, Commissions...
Information disclosure from The City’s recreation registration system
This morning, Calgary Recreation became aware of an issue resulting in a large number of emails being sent out to customers from the Recreation online registration system. The issue was caused during a system update. As soon as The City became aware of the problem, the registration system was shut down...
City Services: Heritage Day 2018
We're adjusting our hours of operation for Heritage Day on Monday, August 6, 2018. Getting around ​Calgary Transit Calgary Transit will provide Sunday level of service on Heritage Day, Monday, August 6. For more information on fares, schedules and service changes, please visit calgarytransit.com or...
August 2018 photo enforcement locations
In response to community needs identified through statistical analysis, collisions, and citizen concerns, mobile photo radar will be set up on Crowchild Trail, Glenmore Trail, Deerfoot Trail, Macleod Trail, Sarcee Trail, and Stoney Trail. With the warmer weather, there will be a renewed focus on seasonal...
Police seek assistance in identifying property damage suspect
The Calgary Police Service is seeking public assistance in identifying an unknown man in relation to one incident of property damage that occurred in July. On Sunday July 1, 2018, at 10:53 p.m., an unknown man entered a Calgary Transit Shuttle Bus at the McKenzie Towne bus terminal, located at 52 Street...
Update #1: CPS officer seriously injured during incident in Legacy
The Calgary Police Service has recovered a vehicle believed to have been involved in a serious incident this morning in Legacy. The vehicle, a white F-150 was located this morning in the community of Evergreen. The CPS would like to thank the media and the public for assistance as this investigation...
CPS officer seriously injured during incident in Legacy
A Calgary Police Service member has been seriously injured following an incident this morning in the community of Legacy. At approximately 3 a.m., a District 8 member was attending a suspicious person call in the 200 block of Legacy Boulevard S.E., when he approached a suspicious vehicle. The driver...
Missing Person – GREYEYES
The Calgary Police Service is seeking public assistance to locate a man missing since last weekend. Jason David Peter GREYEYES, 48, was last seen at approximately 1:30 a.m., on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in southeast Calgary. GREYEYES is approximately 6’ tall with a medium build. He has brown eyes, grey...
Calgary Fire Crews Respond To House Fire In Bridlewood
At approximately 1100 pm this evening, Calgary Fire Department (CFD) crews responded to reports of a house fire on Bridlemeadows Common SW. Upon arrival, fire crews faced significant smoke and flame from a single family home. Firefighters quickly extended hand lines to control the main body of the fire...
CALGARY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO HOUSE FIRE IN TEMPLE
The Calgary Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire, shortly before 3pm today. Crews arrived on Templeby Dr. to a single family home fully involved. The 5 residents had self-evacuated prior to CFD arrival. Calgary Police Service assisted with traffic control in the area, allowing fire department...
July 2018 Sets Record Number of Opioid Overdose Calls
The Calgary Fire Department recently logged the greatest number of monthly opioid overdose calls in Calgary to date with 144 calls in July 2018. This is up nearly 20 per cent from July 2017 (121 to 144 calls), and over 450 per cent from July 2016 (25 to 144 calls). “It’s a concerning trend for our community,”...
Crews Respond to Mutiple House Fire in Monterey Park
The Calgary Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire just after 1:00 pm today. When crews arrived, one home was fully involved. Houses on either side were also involved, and received severe damage. Crews worked to bring the homes on either side of the source home under control, and then...
Motorists advised of significant traffic impacts this long-weekend on Calgary roads
Motorists are being advised of the following road/lane closures for Friday, Aug. 3 - Monday, Aug. 6, 2018: Southwest closures Westbound 8 Avenue S.W. will be closed at 5 Street S.W. beginning on Friday, August 3 at 7 p.m. until Saturday, August 4 at 5 a.m. This closure accommodates underground utility...
One-way traffic extended on 14th and 15th Avenue S.W.
CALGARY ­— To prepare for the next phase of construction as part of The City’s 17th Avenue S.W. Reconstruction Project, temporary traffic pattern changes are being introduced to a new portion of both 14th and 15th Avenue. Starting on Wednesday, July 18, 14th & 15th Avenue between 8th and 11th Street...
Construction set to begin on Bow Trail S.W. widening and intersection improvements
Construction is set to begin on the widening of Bow Trail S.W. and intersection improvements at Old Banff Coach Road and 85 Street S.W. “These upgrades improve how people travel in the area and between communities now and into the future, whether you drive, take transit, cycle or walk,” said Ward 6...
Motorists advised of significant traffic impacts this weekend on Calgary roads
Motorists are being advised of the following road/lane closures for Friday, June 22- Monday, June 25, 2018: Crowchild Trail /Memorial Drive As part of the Crowchild Trail Upgrades project, The City will be doing a concrete pour starting at 9 p.m. on Friday, June 22. The following closures and lane restrictions...

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