On September 11, Calgary Mayor, Naheed Nenshi, released a detailed a proposal for a brand new cultural and entertainment village. The concept for this village includes a new NHL arena, a rebuilding of Olympic Plaza, an expanded Arts Commons, and several other features to continue economic growth in the River District.
In keeping with the themes of progress and modernization, on Monday, Jan. 23, in a Calgary city council vote, it was decided that the Langevin Bridge would be renamed Reconciliation Bridge, in honour of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s final report and 94 calls to action.
Calgary residents came to the Equinox Union Vigil to experience the safe community space that it offers, a place where they can share and experience their grief in personalized and meaningful ways.
A polite and friendly Canadian robot arrived at St Patrick’s Island in Calgary for the Beakerhead festival on Sept. 16.