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A look at how infrastructure gets built in our city

Infrastructure is the fundamental facilities and systems that serve the City of Calgary (and other municipalities). Calgary, as you probably know, needs constant investment in new infrastructure as well as the replacement of older and damaged infrastructure. Funding the growth and maintenance of infrastructure is a concept that should be understood by all taxpaying citizens…

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How to be a Snow Angel this winter

Do you have a neighbour who needs a little extra help with snow clearing? Or perhaps you know someone who has been helping out your community with shoveling? This is why Calgary’s Snow Angel program is one of the best things in our city.

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Tips for using your green composting bins

This summer, the City of Calgary officially rolled out its composting program for single-family residential homes in our city, with green bins being delivered throughout the city. Whether you’ve already received your green bin, or are patiently awaiting its arrival, we’re sharing what you need to know for successful City composting.

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The Building Cycle

Does it ever seem to you like new communities seem to pop up seemingly out of nowhere? It might appear like the building process is a quick one, but the truth is planning for these communities takes years (sometimes decades) before shovels hit the dirt. Building communities in Alberta involves a lot of collaboration between…

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