Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi

Nenshi Wants To Be Calgary's Mayor Again

The Huffington Post | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

In not-so-surprising news...

Calgary's Mayor Needs To Take A Pay Cut: Taxpayers Group

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.20.2016 | Canada Alberta

Same goes for city councillors.

Nenshi Says He Won't Run For Harper's Seat

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

Speculation has started about potential candidates, but Nenshi wants to make it clear he won't be one of them.

Calgary Mayor Calls Off Open Houses After Assaults On Staff

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

The open house was on a rapid transit plan for the city's southwest.

Nenshi Not Fazed By Pressure For New Calgary Arena

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Alberta

"That's not how we operate here."

This Video Of Naheed Nenshi Will Grow Your Heart Three Sizes

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.12.2015 | Canada Alberta

The Calgary mayor gets festive for the kids.

Alberta Budget Is Mostly Good News: Nenshi, Iveson

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

It's mostly good news, but there are a few concerns.

Mayor Nenshi Nixes 'Sexy Mayor Nenshi' Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

What does a "Sexy Mayor Nenshi" costume look like, anyway?

Calgary Mayor Wishes Niqab Wasn't A Campaign Issue

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

Calgary's mayor toned down his harsh criticism of the Conservative government.

Nenshi Is NOT Happy With Alberta NDP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Alberta

"Basically what we have is a New Democrat government saying, `eh, climate change is someone else's problem. We're not going to deal with this."

Nenshi Slips In Popularity.. Again

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has slipped again in the popularity department, and less than half of Calgarians are pleased with how city councillors are...

Vancouver Mayor Delivers On Calgary Playoff Bet

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Ah, the feeling of salt in the wound.

Nenshi Won't Apologize For Booze Allegations

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Alberta

"He doesn't feel that he's ever wrong."

Nenshi Shortlisted For World's Best Mayor Prize

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has made the official short list for the 2014 World Mayor Prize, an international search for the world's best mayor. N...

Canada's Oldest, Youngest, Coolest Mayors In One Awesome Selfie

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

It doesn’t seem like Rob Ford is being missed much at this year’s Federation of Canadian Municipalities meeting. Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi t...

WATCH: Sharon, Nenshi And Bram!

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

When Lois of beloved Canadian children's group Sharon, Lois and Bram couldn't make the Calgary International Children's Festival last week, they chose...

LISTEN: Nenshi Vs. Radio Caller Does Not End Well

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's no secret Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi loves to debate. But he's being called "condescending" for his quick tongue and strong opinions after a...

LOOK: Nenshi Knows How To Handle The Haters

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

There's a reason Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi is considered one of the best Canadian politicians on Twitter. He's informative, engaging, and not afr...

LOOK: And You Thought Nenshi Couldn't Get Any Nerdier..

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

The stars are out in full force for the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo, but so far it's Mayor Naheed Nenshi who's stealing the show. The self...

Not As Popular As He Used To Be

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has slipped a little bit in the popularity department – but the council he leads had made big gains in approval, suggest...

Canada's Second Most Powerful Person

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

Canada is chock-full of influencers and achievers. Among the federal politicians, artists and business tycoons who make the Maclean's most powerful...

Straight Talk on Taxes and the City's Budget

Naheed Nenshi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta
Naheed Nenshi

There's been a lot of talk about the City's budget and your property taxes. I want to set the record straight about the budget and your taxes over the last three years, as well as what you get in return. Bear with me; it can be challenging to explain the City's budget, but I hope by reading through this blog post, you'll be able to gain a clearer understanding of property taxes and how the City uses your money.

WATCH: Nenshi's Advice To His 23-Year-Old Self

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi had some honest advice for his younger self. "The 23-year-old Naheed was working on Bay Street in Toronto, making a lot...

How Politicians Are Using Quebec's Charter to Their Advantage

Rachel Décoste | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

Political grandstanding on the back of Quebec is a cutesy tactic to pledge allegiance to the local ethnic vote and to cozy up to countless other countrymen. But the side-effect of far-sightedness is a string of empty words.

Nenshi's Bold Plan For The $52 Million

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi is urging council members to agree to use the city's unexpected $52-million tax surplus to help rebuild after flooding las...