$13,000 small price to pay, says city official
The city launched a new application for mobile devices on Dec. 5 that provides real-time information on road conditions, plow routes and traffic cameras. It also sends updates on snow route parking bans.
- By BRYAN WEISMILLER
Fanfare not part of the job for Calgary volunteer in northwest neighbourhood
"Comfortable," because Klein has spent the past 16 years as president of the Hidden Valley Community Association, helping to build an area that "has it all." That long journey veered onto another path when he stepped down from the role of president earlier this year.
- By KALYN GILBERT
Residents aim to make immigrants feel welcome in their community
As the first snow hit Calgary, forcing many to pull out their thick winter coats, mittens and hats, many families were gathering inside Tom Baines School representing their cultures. Warm reds, oranges and yellows, mixing with vibrant blues and greens, filled the halls as many wandered through a sea of handcrafted paper Canadian flags.
- By ANGELA WITHER
Calgary leaders hope for good things from new culture minister
As Alberta's newest premier, Alison Redford struck a chord with constituent voters with her pledge to change health care and education.
Less well known, but still as important, is her stance on arts and culture in Alberta.
- By DANIELLE SEMRAU