News

14 Mar

Alberta Works Week

Looking for a job or a career? The Government of Alberta is working with community organizations, and private employment and training providers to host dozens of career events across the province during Alberta Works Week, April 24 - 28. These events help connect Albertans to the...

06 Mar

Budget Town Hall

There are no easy answers to the economic challenges facing our province. It’s clear the solutions offered by left and right will have long-term negative consequences for Alberta’s finances, economy, public services, or all of these. As the economic downturn moves into its third year, many...

02 Mar

Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day program 2017

This year’s Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day program will take place Sunday, May 7 through to Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Legislature Building in Edmonton. The goal of Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day is to develop greater understanding and awareness of the role...

02 Mar

Minister’s Youth Council

The Minister of Education is looking for approximately 32 junior and senior high school students with diverse interests, identities, backgrounds and perspectives from all regions of Alberta to join his Minister’s Youth Council. This council will give students the opportunity to build their leadership skills at...

01 Mar

March 2017 Community Newsletter

Jobs and the Economy I am cautiously optimistic that the Calgary economy has started to rebound after experiencing the highest unemployment rate in over 22 years. While there are tentative signs of growth, we all have friends, family and neighbours who are still coping with unemployment....

07 Feb

MLA Greg Clark holds second Job Event March 4

GETTING BACK TO WORK - JOB SEARCH SKILLS MLA Greg Clark is hosting a FREE energizing and informative event for Calgarians interested in learning techniques to transition their resume and set them apart from the crowd in order to land an interview. Where:  Rutland Park Community Association:...

06 Feb

50 Avenue S.W. Corridor Study

The City of Calgary recently conducted a transportation corridor study of 50 Avenue S.W., between Crowchild Trail and 14A Street S.W. In 2009 it was reclassified as a Parkway under the Calgary Transportation Plan. The objectives of this study were to identify current issues and concerns...

01 Feb

February 2017 Community Newsletter

Protecting Children in Government Care I have heard from many of you who were shocked by the tragic story of Serenity, the four year-old girl who died tragically despite her involvement with Alberta’s child welfare system. I share these concerns and raised the issue several times...