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Naheed Nenshi

The Canada We Hope For

We've figured out a simple truth: we're in this together. Our neighbour's strength is our strength; the success of any one of us is the success of every one of us. But this is incredibly fragile. It must be protected always from the voices of intolerance, divisiveness, small-mindedness, and hatred. It's the right thing to do.
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London Calling

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 London next week where he is to join delegates from...
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Nenshi Blasts CP Over Bridge Inspection

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 cars carrying oil products derailed. Naheed Nenshi sa...
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BLOG: 10 Reasons Why Calgarians Love Nenshi

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

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

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?