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Three communities that deserve to be 'Calgary's Best'

Recently, Avenue Magazine released their 2017 Calgary’s Best Neighbourhoods List, which is an annual ranking of the city’s communities. Because these rankings are based on City of Calgary census data, market research and surveys, brand new communities don’t make the cut because there’s not enough data to work with yet.

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Why suburbs are perfect for families

When it comes to searching for the perfect community for your family, you have a lot of choices. In a city as big as Calgary, and as fast-growing as Airdrie, there’s literally hundreds of options when it comes to neighbourhoods. The great debate continues to go on—suburban versus urban, but which is really right for…

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Stats on Calgary's Community Engagement

Every year, the City of Calgary conducts a survey which polls Calgarians on their overall quality of life, as well as their level of satisfaction with City services. The results of the Citizen Satisfaction Survey are used to provide valuable insights on community and citizen engagement in Calgary.

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How to give back to your community for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is this weekend, and while you’re celebrating a three-day holiday weekend with family and friends, take an opportunity to show your community some love too. Here are seven ways to give back to your community and your neighbours on Thanksgiving weekend:

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Nominate a community improvement project for the Urban Design Awards

Designers, architects, artists and the spaces they create in our city, improve the quality of life of Calgarians; to acknowledge the important contributions of high-calibre buildings and spaces, our city has the Mayor’s Urban Design Awards. These biennial awards recognize contributions in 12 important categories, including an opportunity for you to recognize a community improvement…

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