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"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."
Ah, the feeling of salt in the wound.
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. Nenshi, who has been elected twice as mayor, is just o...
The benefits of a winter carnival branded with the Stampede name are massive. Given how close the city was to seeing its biggest tourism event wiped out, having a cushion made of the dollars a second $150-million-plus annual festival would bring in may be worth discussion.
As we observe the historic flood and the damage it has done to this marvellous city and its neighbours, I wanted to list the great many things to celebrate about Calgary and southern Alberta. It's a reminder of why you should visit, once the water has receded and the restoration has begun.
It's been a big week for Canadian mayors in the news, what with Toronto mayor Rob Ford's refusal to respond to crack smoking allegations and Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel's decision to retire. Calgary...
After two consecutive weeks of the media fanfare over the Calgary city hall and its Mayor vs. the Calgary Home Builders Association (CHBA) verbal spat, I have to admit that this ping pong game of jab is starting to make for a lot more of an exciting read than the antics of certain Hollywood starlets' run-ins with the law and rehab.