Thursday, January 27, 2022

Tag: Calgary

Support for infrastructure renewal in three Alberta communities

Maintenance upgrades at Alberta government facilities will support new construction jobs and boost economic recovery in Calgary, Edmonton, and Wetaskiwin. Together, the governments of Canada...

Alberta commits funding to Springbank project

The Government of Alberta is continuing its commitment to the Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir (SR1) as an essential part of flood protection for Calgary and...

Calgary Cancer Centre reaches construction milestone

Construction of the new Calgary Cancer Centre has reached its highest point. The last concrete pour (topping off) of about 163 cubic metres now...

Alberta commits $137 million to Lougheed Centre expansion

The Alberta Government is committing $137 million to build a larger emergency department and mental health units at Calgary’s Peter Lougheed Centre. This capital...

Alberta agrees to new funding partnership with Calgary, Edmonton

The Alberta government is introducing a new funding approach for the province’s two biggest cities. If passed, the City Charters Fiscal Framework Act would...

Work to start on West Calgary Ring Road

Construction of the West Calgary Ring Road, scheduled to begin in 2019, will complete the circle around Calgary and alleviate traffic congestion in the...

Progress made on Springbank Off-stream Reservoir project

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) has informed the Government of Alberta that the project conforms to the agency’s guidelines. While the province awaits...

Wetland protections installed for Southwest Calgary Ring Road construction

The Alberta government is instituting measures to protect Beaver Pond and requiring additional wetland monitoring related to the construction of the Southwest Calgary Ring...

Stand Up to Sprawl

The sprawling, outward expansion of Canadian cities to provide lower-priced houses to growing populations threatens the financial future of many Canadian local authorities and...