Nenshi

Nenshi Says Gay Rights Debate Makes Albertans Look Like 'Hillbillies'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary's mayor says a now-delayed Alberta government bill about gay-straight alliances in schools would have focused international attentio...

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...

Nenshi's Selfie Proves There Is Such Thing As An Honest Politician

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

When Gabriel Collins lost his camera at the Calgary Folk Fest last weekend, he probably thought it was gone forever. But not only was it found, bu...

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...

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...

London Calling

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has been invited to take part in an international leaders program in the United Kingdom.Nenshi is to travel to L...

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...

Nenshi Blasts CP Over Bridge Inspection

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary's mayor says he has a lot of serious questions for Canadian Pacific after a bridge across the swollen Bow River failed and train car...

BLOG: 10 Reasons Why Calgarians Love Nenshi

Leanne Shirtliffe | Posted 08.23.2013 | Canada Alberta
Leanne Shirtliffe

I've heard it said that a person's true personality comes out in a crisis. If that's true, then thousands of people may well have fallen (further) in love with Calgary's own Mayor Nenshi these past few days. When Nenshi ran for mayor three years ago, he wasn't a serious contender according to the pollsters. Still, my husband and I put a sign on our lawn, believing that this Harvard-educated, articulate, and worldly young Calgarian was the future we wanted for our city.

The Real Point is Missed in the Nenshi vs. CHBA Dialogue

Abi Paul | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Alberta
Abi Paul

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.

A Better Calgary In Progress

Naheed Nenshi | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Alberta
Naheed Nenshi

Over two years ago, Calgarians chose a new mayor and city council. We have been hard at work since then, and thought this would be a good time to share with you how we are doing and what work remains to be done. So, how are we doing?

Feds Tell Nenshi To Tone Down Criticism

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Alberta

There are a few things that Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi does differently than most other Canadian mayors – he's a prolific tweeter and constantly ca...

Nenshi Fans Dreaming BIG

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.08.2012 | Canada Alberta

It’s been less than 24 hours since Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi announced he will be seeking re-election in next year’s municipal elections but som...

SEE: What Grade Did Readers Give Nenshi?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.19.2012 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi received a grade of A- from readers as he completed two years in office. The mayor celebrated his term in office by gr...