With more than 80 per cent of Calgary’s city council being male, many argue women’s issues are not being represented properly in municipal politics. However, Ask Her is fighting to create a gender balanced local government.
The Greenline LRT will be the newest, and most expensive transit project to hit the City of Calgary. Estimated at $5-billion, this light-rail train will serve 41 million passengers every year.
Senior Project Manager Jonathan Lea said the Calgary Green Line will become an “urban spine” connecting north and south communities that are currently neglected by the transit system.
We all have control over whether we use a personal electronic device while driving, but what happens when it is someone else who is driving, or a driver you are paying to transport you safely to a destination?
Jeromy Farkas, a member of the LGBTQ community and an environmentalist, has left the Wildrose Calgary-Elbow constituency to run for city council. He feels that the current city council members do not represent Calgary’s younger and more diverse demographic.