• VéRONIQUE PELLETIER'S 2016 PHOTO ESSAY
    Community Hubs: Place, Spaces & Programs
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    Culture

    Véronique Pelletier is passionate about cities and the great outdoors. As a planner, she understands the ecological, social, and economic impacts of urban form. She believes that municipal policies go a long way in maki... (more)

  • BRAGGING RIGHTS AVAILABLE HERE.
    How well do you know YYC?
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    In honour of Canada Day, the Calgary Stampede and Folk Fest in July, we want to know how well do you know your city? Take our quiz of random facts about the city and share your Calgary pride!

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  • TACKLING POVERTY IN CANADA AT THE CITY LEVEL | POSTED: 2016-04-07
    The Daily: When Mayors Lead, Reducing Poverty in Cities Across Canada
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    Economics|News|Social

    Mayor Nenshi is currently attending a three day summit in Edmonton aimed at tackling poverty across Canada. From The Calgary Herald, “The conference, titled Cities Reducing Poverty: When Mayors Lead, features pan... (more)

  • THE ALBERTA PROVINCIAL BUDGET WAS OFFICIALLY BEEN UNVEILED YESTERDAY - WE GOT YOU COVERED. | POSTED: 2016-04-15
    The Daily: #Budget2016 #abpoli
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    Economics|News|Social

    The Alberta provincial budget has officially been unveiled and love it or hate it, it’s certainly the talk of the town. Major changes include a carbon tax at the pump and a carbon tax rebate (if you meet the […]... (more)

  • BRAGGING RIGHTS AVAILABLE HERE. | POSTED: 2016-06-30
    How well do you know YYC?
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    In honour of Canada Day, the Calgary Stampede and Folk Fest in July, we want to know how well do you know your city? Take our quiz of random facts about the city and share your Calgary pride! Photo credit […]... (more)

  • BEING A MENTOR IS ONE OF THE MOST REWARDING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES OUT THERE... | POSTED: 2016-03-06
    What kind of mentor are you?
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    Quiz

    There are so many kids in Calgary who in need of the positive support of an adult, whether through a formal mentorship, or informal hangs. But are you cut out to be a mentor? Take the quiz and find […]... (more)

  • ARTIST HOPES ART WILL CONNECT NEIGHBOURS. | POSTED: 2016-05-26
    City Unveils New Art at Quarry Park
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    Culture|News|Social

    Canadian artist Adad Hannah built a structure in Quarry Park called The Fold that he hopes will bring neighbours together. “On one level it’s sort of a big sculpture you can look at, but it’s also something your ki... (more)

  • 5 THINGS TO KEEP ON YOUR RADAR TO STAY CONNECTED TO YOUR COMMUNITY. | POSTED: 2016-06-30
    5 Things On Our Radar in July
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    Events|Lifestyle|News|Social

    July in Calgary is pretty magic. The month starts off with a bang with Canada Day and soon after we are swept up in the throes of The Calgary Stampede. Summer’s not all fun in the sun though, this […]... (more)

  • WE'VE ALL GOT BASIC NEEDS IN COMMON - WHAT ARE THEY? | POSTED: 2015-11-09
    You can’t live without this.
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    Quiz

    What are basic needs? Who are able to make their basic needs? Take the quiz to test your knowledge on this topic and share your thoughts using #yycconnects!... (more)

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    Hello world. This my website!
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    Hello world

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  • RIDING A BIKE, GUARANTEED TO MAKE YOU MORE CHILL. | POSTED: 2016-06-08
    The Daily: Stationary Bikes Making a Difference to Some YYC Kids
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    Culture|Health|Lifestyle|News

    Can we get some of these for the office? Thanks to a donation of stationary bikes, one Calgary elementary school is getting kids to self-regulate their moods and learn to calm themselves by jumping on a bike when they [&... (more)