Top 10 Calgary Highlights
September 11 - 16
"The strategy, adopted with amendments, includes an incentive program to create new secondary suites, plans to dispose of city land for new housing units and adopting new zoning rules to allow rowhouses and duplexes anywhere in the city."
"Just hours after provincial health officials said Calgary’s E. coli outbreak might be starting to wind down, they’ve closed five more daycares hit by a fresh spread of the severe gastrointestinal illness."
"The Alberta government will immediately give families a one-time payment of $2,000 for each child affected by an E. coli outbreak related to several Calgary daycares"
"Calgary ice cream shop Made by Marcus has temporarily closed its Hillhurst location after mice were found at the site."
"A Calgary woman who brutally tortured nine cats, killing seven of them, has received a six-and-a-half year sentence. Aleeta Raugust’s sentence sets a benchmark for the longest animal abuse sentence in Canadian history, eclipsing the previous mark of three years."
Air Canada just revealed its longlist of nominees for the best new restaurants in the country for 2023, and several Calgary establishments landed on it.
"In the face of any outcry over spiking electricity fees amid an affordability crisis, city council on Tuesday fast-tracked a review of the levy."