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Annual Street Sweeping Program Kickoff

Published: Thursday, April 19, 2018 Citizens asked to remove vehicles and carts during annual street sweeping program Calgary - Spring is finally here, and that means The City’s annual Street Sweeping program is kicking off. Street sweeping gives City crews the opportunity to remove sanding materials and other debris that has accumulated on streets, sidewalks and boulevards from

The Importance Of Knowing Your Exact Location When calling 9-1-1

Published: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Calgary 9-1-1 estimates that about 70 percent of 9-1-1 calls are placed from wireless phones, and that percentage is growing. Wireless phones are important safety tools, but because they are mobile, they aren’t associated with one fixed location or address. This mobility makes it harder for both service providers and 9-1-1 call takers to pinpoint the

Splash Park Bylaws: No Dogs Allowed

Published: Monday, April 16, 2018 The splash park at Prestwick Common will be a great place to cool down in the upcoming summer months. As we prepare for its opening, we have to abide by the City's bylaws for a splash park. Due to sanitary reasons, no dogs will be allowed at Prestwick Common. The Scoop on Dog Poop Dog waste can be harmful to people, pets and the environment, if not

2018 MTC Events

Published: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! See all the fun, exciting events offered at MTC by downloading our Events Schedule! Check our social media channels and website for all the updates!

Community Planning Exchange

Published: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Community Planning Exchange Change in communities is inevitable and it is a natural part of the community lifecycle. Keeping up and adapting to the change is what allows our communities to remain vibrant and viable. Our fall CPE focused on change in the developed communities, so our spring CPE will focus on our Greenfield or developing communities.

Volunteer At Community Clean

Published: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 We are looking for a few volunteers for the Community Clean! If you're free on May 5th from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, please fill out our contact form!

Humboldt Community Forum

Published: Monday, April 9, 2018 Humboldt Community Forum Several agencies are coming together to host a meeting for anyone in the Calgary area experiencing distress because of the Humboldt tragedy. The Calgary Police Service Victim Assistance Support Team is partnering with several community agencies who specialize in trauma for adults, youth and children, to host a community forum for

Street Sweeping Postponed

Published: Monday, April 9, 2018 City’s Spring Clean-up Program Postponed Until Weather Improves Due to continued low temperatures in Calgary, the start of the annual residential Spring Clean-up program, which normally begins in early April, is being delayed. Bill Biensch, Roads Maintenance Manager, says street sweeping can not start until the snow and ice melts. “Due to