Airport Trail Tunnel update

Today, the Airport Trail Tunnel is passing a significant milestone with the first concrete pour of this important project. Here's an update on this piece of critical Calgary infrastructure that is ... Read More

Modern cities, modern partnerships

In February 2012, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and I found ourselves speaking a lot about the future of modern Canadian cities and the relationships between our cities and the other levels of g... Read More

Video: My thoughts on what it means to be Canadian

Recently, I spoke with the CBC about my reflections on being (like so many Calgarians) a first generation Canadian. As Canadians, we have such a wealth of opportunity and we must continue to share ... Read More

Our cities are subject to the vagaries of other governments

I write a monthly column in the Calgary Herald. Here is my February story:Indulge with me in some crystal ball gazing. When the Flames next win the Stanley Cup (this spring, of course!), it will be... Read More

Radio: Mayor Nenshi talks about "hobbled cities"

On February 13, 2012, Mayor Nenshi joined guest-host Jim Brown on CBC's The Current for a half-hour discussion about the powers of cities and city councils. The discussion included talk of the idea... Read More

Media release: Funding solution for 4 new recreation centres

City Council agrees on funding solution for four new recreation centresSolution allows for immediate development of Northwest, Great Plains, Quarry Park, and Seton recreation facilitiesToday, Calga... Read More