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After one year leading the city, your mayor answers your questions

Boynton NenshiThumbOne year ago on Oct. 25, Naheed Nenshi was sworn in as a mayor who promised change and vibrancy for Calgary communities.

After 12 months of leading our city, it can be seen that this mayor has not been afraid to make many changes right out of the gate, from the approval of the Airport Trail tunnel to the introduction of the bike path pilot project.

Calgary Transit hopes to have system up and running by November

Guthrie thumbCalgary Transit is set to have the Real Time Customer Information System working across most of its C-Train network on Nov. 1, as technicians and transit staff go through their final testing stages.

Successful redevelopment plan could usher in new era of community planning in Calgary

Picketts thumb copyYou get up, go to work, knock off a little early for a quick shower at home before you meet some friends at the pub before heading back home to rest for the next day. Sound familiar?

Here's the twist: you did it all by walking only a few blocks around the community you call home.

Too many of Calgary's historic buildings have seen the wrecker's ball

Taylor thumb copy copyHave you ever cherished something that was really old? Maybe it's a family heirloom that has been passed down from generation to generation. Maybe it's old photographs, jewelry or furniture: items that help us connect with who we are today and where we came from.