Opinions clash on Calgary flood mitigation berms

The City of Calgary’s utilities and corporate services committee received its annual flood resiliency update on Wednesday. The committee heard details of the work that’s taking place to protect and mitigate the impacts of a 2013 flood. An expert panel…

Victoria mayor coming to tour Alberta oilsands with ‘open mind’

Two months before the Victoria mayor comes to northern Alberta’s oilsands, Lisa Helps’ goal in her visit to her neighbouring province is “to learn.” “I have a responsibility to keep an open mind,” mayor Helps told The Morning News on…

Victoria mayor to tour Alberta oilsands project

The Mayor of Victoria has taken up an invitation from a member of Calgary city council to visit the oil sands near Fort McMurray at the end of April. Ward 1 Coun. Ward Sutherland had gone on social media and…

Finance minister not happy with federal money for 2026 Calgary Olympic bid

Sat, Oct 27: Alberta’s finance minister and calgary city councillors are reacting to news that the federal government will contribute 1.75 billion dollars to Calgary’s efforts to host the 2026 Winter Olympic Games — but only if the province and…