City of Calgary wins award for innovation and cutting red tape

The City of Calgary has been awarded the 2016 Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA) Award for Innovation for the Residential ePermit program. Nominated in the Over 100,000... Read More

Making it easier to apply for and build a secondary suite

Although secondary suites are not allowed in every community in Calgary*, many Calgarians are able to build a secondary suite in their home. To help citizens do this, The City of Calgary ... Read More

$14,675,355 (and counting) saved by Cut Red Tape program

Yesterday, Mayor Naheed Nenshi joined with business advocates and employees to celebrate the continued success of the Cut Red Tape program. Started not long after he first became mayor, the progra... Read More

Bringing more fairness to Calgary with Fair Entry

With the collaboration of many City of Calgary departments and the advocacy of Mayor Nenshi (since before he was mayor!) and many other tireless community champions, The City of Calgary has launc... Read More

City of Calgary wins award for cutting red tape

Monique Nesset (left), Mayor Nenshi, and Guido Rodriguez receive the Golden Scissors honourable mention from Amber Ruddy of the CFIBToday, Mayor Nenshi and The City of Calgary received a national h... Read More

Saving millions by cutting red tape

Cut Red Tape program saves The City and Calgarians millions of dollars and thousands of hoursProgram transitioning into daily City operationsJanuary 20, 2015: The latest update from The City of Cal... Read More