FAQ on the indicative property tax rate

Photo courtesy Brad Taylor (www.bradstaylor.com)Over the past 24 hours, Mayor Nenshi's office has received a lot of questions about the indicative tax rates set by City Council. While we are respon... Read More

Mayor's Office expenses: January - May 2011

Today, we are releasing the mayor’s office expenses for January 1 to May 31, 2011. Now that we have sorted out how best to do this within our accounting system, we hope to repeat this posting of ex... Read More

Council decides on Calgary’s three-year future

Today, my City Council colleagues and I approved a three-year plan for Calgary. But while these decisions are ultimately our responsibility, we did not make them alone. Over the past months, we hea... Read More

Media Release: New bus rapid transit service from airport to downtown (and back again)

Transit options between Calgary International Airport and downtown Calgary are being improved with the launch of the Route 300 Airport Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service on Monday June 27, 2011.Route ... Read More

Media Statement: Mayor Nenshi on the passing of Harley Hotchkiss

I was deeply saddened this morning to learn about the passing of Harley Hotchkiss. I know that I speak for many Calgarians when I say that Mr. Hotchkiss was a hero in our city—a great philanthropis... Read More

Slave Lake Fire Chief thanks Calgary

Last month, we all watched in sadness as the residents of Slave Lake were forced to flee their homes as a devastating fire burned through the town. I wrote then that I was very proud that more th... Read More