Remember that big tour we were going to go on back in December? Remember how we cancelled it because it was -30 out? Well this time it’s back, and better than ever. Where: Drake Landing, Okotoks, Alberta (meet in the Education Block at 12:30) When: Saturday, February 28 @ 1:00 pm (until around 3 or… More Drake Landing Solar Community tour back on!
By Jason Markusoff, Calgary Herald, February 23, 2009 A major Calgary blueprint will revive calls for river crossings at 50th Avenue S. W. and Shaganappi Trail — only this time, they won’t be for cars. The draft version of Plan It Calgary, to be released next month, envisions the bridges to allow only mass… More Calgary plans two bridges – but not for cars
The City of Calgary will be giving a presentation at Fort Calgary on Tuesday, March 3 to explain the complexities of and lessons learnt from the public participation helping to shape the Brentwood TOD plan. If you’re interested, you need to give us your name and ticket payment NO LATER than Wednesday, February 25. Cash… More AACIP & City of Calgary Brentwood TOD Event
From the Calgary Heritage Initiative Society: Heritage Roundtable – Feb. 19 Are you looking for ways to increase appreciation for community character, tell the unique story of a heritage place or foster neighbourhood pride? The next instalment of the popular Community Heritage Roundtable is on February 19 2009. Professionals from Interpretation Canada will be talking… More Heritage Roundtable and Public Art Forums
By Marty Hope, Calgary Herald February 14, 2009 A proposed multi-million-dollar redevelopment of part of a northwest Calgary shopping mall has been called a “proving ground” for future mixed-use projects that will hug LRT lines. Ald. Druh Farrell says the vision being proposed for the Brentwood community will be carried on to other transit-oriented developments… More Wave Of The Future
Gary Holden, CEO of ENMAX, will be speaking at the U of C on Wednesday, February 11. He will be talking about “building a sustainable future”, in which he is well-placed to have a controlling stake s the head of one of the most progressive and innovative utilities in Canada. Date: Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009… More Gary Holden on campus on Wednesday
It’s time for all of us Urban CSA members to get together in one spot, and conveniently enough we’ve chosen a spot that has beer. Come down to the Den on Tuesday, February 10 at 7:00 so we can give more information on the projects we’ll be working on this semester, and get a chance… More Urban CSA Mixer on Tuesday