Media Coverage

Snapshot of media coverage about the Calgary Regional Partnership:

 

December 2, 2016 Strathmore Times: New regional transit system being discussed

 

November 24, 2016 Rocky Mountain Outlook: Town of Canmore could start own broadband service

 

November 23, 2016 Strathmore Standard: Calgary Region's On-It transit service running

 

November 18, 2016 High River Times: Town explores municipally owned broadband

 

November 17, 2016 Journal of Commerce: Importers look past tight Vancouver warehousing to Calgary

 

November 16, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Fibre Optics a hot topic

 

November 14, 2016 Rocky View Weekly: Irricana looking into green bins

 

November 7, 2016 Okotoks Online: Buses slow to take off

 

November 4, 2016 Okotoks Online: Buses slow to take off

 

November 2, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: On-It system stands up to test

 

October 25, 2016 The Weal: Calgary Transit is On-It

 

October 14, 2016 Everyday Tourist: Calgary Regional Transit: On-It Love it!

 

October 13, 2016 Camcode Blog: Top Logistics Podcasts: 50 Informative Podcasts on Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Transport, and All Things Logistics (Square One Supply Chain Podcast included)

 

October 12, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Transit a teenage ticket to ride 

 

October 11, 2016 CTV News Calgary: A new regional transit system

 

October 11, 2016 CBC News: On-It transit gives regional commuters cushy ride to Calgary

 

October 11, 2016 CKNW News 980: Regional commuter service pilot launches today

 

October 11, 2016 Global News: New regional transit shuttle takes commuters to and from Calgary

 

October 10, 2016 660 News: New transit service for Calgary region hits the trail Tuesday

 

October 9, 2016 Chestermere Anchor: City hosts successful mayors' caucus

 

October 5, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Province needs to get on the bus

 

October 5, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Commuter transit ready to roll next week

 

October 4, 2016 Okotoks Online: On-It transit launches connecting communities

 

October 4, 2016 Airdrie Echo: Crossfield wants to maintina autonomy

 

October 3, 2016 City News Calgary: On-it Regional Transit (starting at 1:25 - 2:34)

 

October 3, 2016 660 News: On-It transit service to connect Calgary to nearby communities

 

September 17, 2016 Calgary Herald: Larivee: Municipalities must work together to compete 

 

September 15, 2016 Calgary Herald: McAllister: NDP's changes to municipal governance bear watching closely

 

September 15, 2016 Cochrane Eagle: Councillors, residents not happy with proposed Glenbow Ranch development

 

September 14, 2016: Okotoks Western Wheel: MD wants more involvement at regional level

 

August 31, 2016 660 News: Chestermere crafts new Municipal Development Plan to guide next 25 years

 

August 27, 2016 Calgary Sun: More unknowns need to be known

 

August 22, 2016 Avenue Magazine: Living on the Edge of Calgary City limits

 

August 18, 2016 High River Times: On-It Regional Transit to begin in October

 

August 17, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Commuter transit plans rolling along

 

August 10, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Changes needed to improve town, says candidate

 

July 26, 2016 Airdrie Echo: Regional Transit pilot to start this fall

 

July 20, 2016 Strathmore Standard: Strathmore not ready for Green Trip

 

July 12, 2016 Airdrie Echo: Low-density a good choice for town

 

July 9, 2016 High River Times: CRP municipalities collaborate to increase regional Internet access

 

July 8, 2016 Strathmore Standard: No public transit system for Strathmore - yet

 

July 6, 2016 High River Times: CRP municipalities to increase regional internet access

 

July 5, 2016 Bow Island Commentator: Broadband faces many challenges in rural Alberta

 

June 28, 2016 Airdrie Echo: Council invests in Canada Day

 

June 22, 2016 Airdrie City View: Airdrie Transit going after grant dollars to fund projects

 

June 22, 2016 Trucknew.com: The cost of moving freight

 

June 22, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Transit plans rolling along

 

June 18, 2016 Leadership and Innovation: UAE, Canada promote partnerships in innovation, sustainability

 

June 17, 2016 Chestermere Anchor: MGA Summer Tour comes to Chestermere

 

June 14, 2016 Cochrane Times: Municipalities reserved on MGA modernization

 

June 9, 2016 Rocky View Weekly: Provincial government moves to modernize MGA

 

June 8, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Province unveils changes to MGA

 

June 3, 2016 Rocky View Weekly: Irricana to revist withdrawal from CRP

 

June 3, 2016 Chestermere Anchor: Will our city survive?

 

June 2, 2016 Airdrie City View: New biking initiative aids all skills and ages

 

June 1, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Black Diamond Town Councillor Jackson resigns

 

May 31, 2016 Calgary Herald: Alberta forces cities, counties to share costs for major roads and services

 

May 31, 2016 Calgary Sun: New cost sharing set for municipalities

 

May 31, 2016 Dubai City Guide: Dubai FDI-led Mission Tours Canada To Promote Partnerships In Innovation And Sustainability

 

May 28, 2016 Calgary Sun: New estate communities may become a thing of the past

 

May 25, 2016 High River Online: High River Receives Ministers Award for Tourism

 

May 20, 2016 Chestermere Anchor: Students taking a look at immigration

 

May 12, 2016 Okotoks Online: Future of Okotoks Potable Water Pipeline Unknown

 

May 5, 2016 Cochrane Eagle: Town eyes regional transit feeder

 

April 29, 2016 Rocky View Weekly: Irricana developing tourism strategy

 

April 21, 2016 Airdrie City View: Airdrie Transit providing Province input on future of transit

 

April 12, 2016 CKNW Vancouver: U of L professor to dive into Calgary Region water rights

 

April 6, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: CRP elects executive

 

April 6, 2016 Strathmore Standard: Chamber of Commerce community booming

 

April 2, 2016 Okotoks Online: More CRP responsibility for Turner Valley Councillor

 

March 26, 2016 Okotoks Online: On-It Project win's Minister's Award

 

March 26, 2016 High River Times: Transportation project wins local area Minister's Award

 

March 23, 2016 Province of Alberta: Province honours transportation innovation

 

March 23, 2016 High River Times: Town supports MD's growth management concerns

 

March 16, 2016 High River Online: M.D. of Foothills opposes growth management boards

 

March 9, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Province seeks transit feedback

 

March 9, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Growth brings extra revenue to town

 

March 8, 2016 Okotoks Online: Provincial funding for Calgary transit helps local commuters

 

February 25, 2016 Airdrie City View: Calgary Hackathon will use Airdrie's open data

 

February 25, 2016 CBC News Calgary: GreenTRIP program has Alberta communities applying for $415M in transit funds

 

February 25, 2016 66 News Calgary: New money for transit projects as the province opens up the third call for green-trip incentives

 

February 24, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Town explores high speed connections

 

February 19, 2016 Strathmore Times: Council interested in GreenTrip

 

February 15, 2016 Calgary Sun: Plans for Banff train concern Calgary

 

February 14, 2016 Calgary Herald: Banff seeks revival of passenger rail service to Calgary

 

February 10, 2016 The Crag and Canyon: Bow Valley assessing feasibility of transit 

 

February 6, 2016 Rockyview Weekly: Growth Management Boards "concerning"

 

February 4, 2016 Okotoks Online: Okotoks takes part in Fibre Optic Internet Study 

 

February 4, 2016 Nanton News: Town to leave Calgary Regional Partnership

 

February 3, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: High-speed internet on hold

 

January 20, 2016 Cochrane Times: Town asked to give opinions on new growth board   

 

January 13, 2016 Okotoks Western Wheel: Challenging year in store for MD

 

January 7, 2016 i880AM News: Larivee weighs in on Chestermere-Rocky View County land battle

 

January 6, 2016 Calgary Herald: Chestermere, Rocky View development tension 'unfortunate' says municipal affairs minister

 

January 2, 2016 Okotoks Online: Watrin look forward

 

December 20, 2015 Calgary Sun: Proposal by city of Chestermere to annex 25,000 acres of Rocky View county met with support

 

December 20, 2015 Calgary Herald: Battle brewing as Chestermere attempts to annex land to block development

 

December 19, 2015 CBC News Calgary: Chestermere annexation bid latest in longstanding development fight

 

December 18, 2015 Rocky View Weekly: Unfriendly neighbourhood

 

December 18, 2015 Spruce Grove Examiner: Capital Region Board eager about GreenTRIP funding

 

December 7, 2015 High River Times: Mayor’s taskforce chair addresses chamber crowd

 

November 29, 2015 High River Online: Providing Input on Regional Transit

 

November 25, 2015 The Crag and Canyon: Canmore, Banff withdraw from Calgary Regional Partnership

 

November 25, 2015 High River Online: Nanton says "No Thank you" to the CRP

 

November 23, 2015 Calgary Sun: Transportation remains top priority among Calgarians according to Satisfaction survey

 

November 19, 2015 The Crag and Canyon: Canmore withdraws from the Calgary Regional Partnership

 

November 6, 2015 Nanton News: Regional bus service coming to Nanton next fall

 

November 5, 2015 High River Online: Get Info on On-It

 

November 3, 2015 Okotoks Online: Opportunity to give feedback on future transit

 

October 29, 2015 Okotoks Online: Nanton residents get a close look at new transit to Calgary

 

October 26, 2015 660 News: Info sessions held on regional transit program

 

October 21, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Public welcomes On-It

 

October 16, 2015 Okotoks Online: Foothills residents give feedback on future transit

 

October 15, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Municipal leaders discussing growth management

 

October 14, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Transit proposal gets green light

 

October 6, 2015 Airdrie Echo: Changes coming to CRP

 

October 1, 2015 Cochrane Eagle: Cochrane not part of CRP's regional transit project

 

September 30, 2015 Cochrane Times: CRP  announces On-It Regional Transit Service

 

September 28, 2015 High River Online: Stier urges caution with new MGA

 

September 25, 2015 CBC News: Calgary regional planning to be mandated under new provincial law

 

September 25, 2015 660 News Calgary: NDP govt announces new Municipal Government Act

 

September 25, 2015 Calgary Herald: Municipal Affairs Minister makes MGA pledge to cities

 

September 25, 2015 Calgary Sun: Province promises measures on way to manage growth of cities

 

September 25, 2015 Edmonton Journal: New Alberta Municipal Government Act will reward cities that play nice

 

September 25, 2015 Okotoks Online: Transit Service a Go for Five Foothills Communities

 

September 25, 2015 Airdrie Echo: CRP to launch regional transit pilot

 

September 24, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Transit coming to Okotoks in 2016

 

September 24, 2015 Calgary Metro: Regional transit will soon be available south of Calgary

 

September 4, 2015 Calgary Sun: Calgary transit projects receive major financial boost from province

 

September 4, 2015 Newstalk 770: Calgary Region gets GreenTRIP funding

 

September 2, 2015 Calgary Metro: Route Ahead boost expected for Calgary Transit with provincial GreenTRIP announcement

 

July 29, 2015 Okotoks Online: What does Calgary's Green Line mean for Okotoks

 

July 28, 2015 Crag and Canyon: Dead Man's Flats ASP criticized by leading figures

 

July 15, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Survey to shed light on Black Diamond tourism

 

July 8, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Public giving input on growth plans

 

July 8, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: No summer break for Alberta MLA's

 

May 31, 2015 Calgary Herald: Big trouble over little Conrich: Calgary-county tensions flare

 

May 28, 2015 Airdrie City View: Council votes to stay in CRP, despite split vote

 

May 28, 2015 Airdrie City View: Partnership Questioned

 

May 26, 2015 Discover Airdrie: Alderman's thoughts on the CRP

 

May 21, 2015 Airdrie Echo: Airdrie to remain part of CRP

 

May 20, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Mayor doesn't expect radical changes with the NDP government

 

May 13, 2015 CTV News Calgary: Would the return of rail service reduce traffic snarls in Banff?

 

May 6, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: MD of Foothills mulls rejoining CRP

 

May 3, 2015 Pincher Creek Voice: Interview with Livingstone-Macleod Wildrose candidate Pat Stier

 

May 1, 2015 Calgary Herald: White - Calgary Region is an inland port

 

April 30, 2015 High River Times: Candidates debate critical Highwood issues

 

April 29, 2015 Cochrane Times (Opinion): Stewart still doesn't get it

 

April 23, 2015 Cochrane Times (Opinion): They still don't get it

 

April 22, 2015 Calgary Herald: Growth with a purpose in Chestermere

 

April 15, 2015 Cochrane Times: CRP to begin transit pilots

 

April 15, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Wildrose leader looks to "sweep" Tories from office

 

March 30, 2015 Rocky View Weekly: Irricana seeks input on tourism

 

March 26, 2015 High River Times: Council supports regional transit pilot project

 

March 26, 2015 Cochrane Eagle: Town to continue looking into community enhancements

 

March 16, 2015 Rocky View Weekly: RVC recommends Province cut CRP funding

 

March 9, 2015 Nanton News: Inbound and content marketing: how to cut through the noise to reach your customers

 

March 4, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Town seeks more info on fibre-optic network

 

March 3, 2015 Calgary Herald: Builders, commuters laud regional bus bid

 

March 2, 2015 Rocky View Weekly: Regional Planning, Rocky View and the City of Calgary

 

February 26, 2015 High River Times: Council votes to re-join regional partnership

 

February 26, 2015 Cochrane Eagle: RVC vs. CRP

 

February 25, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: MD should be part of regional plan

 

February 24, 2015 Airdrie Echo: Rocky View urges Province to stop funding CRP

 

February 22, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Okotoks councillor to take on Danielle Smith for PC nod

 

February 20, 2015 CBC: Calgary Regional Partnership: Nenshi calls out Rocky View reeve on bid to slash funding

 

February 19, 2015 660 News: Nenshi at odds with Rocky View County over request to cut funding to CRP

 

February 18, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Province needs to back water pipeline

 

February 18, 2015 Okotoks Western Wheel: Provincial funding slow to come down the pipe

 

February 17, 2015 Airdrie Echo: Council wary of legislating growth plan

 

February 4, 2015 Canadian Shipper: Transportation Hubs - the case for Calgary

 

February 3, 2015 TruckNews.com: Calgary - A strong transport hub

 

January 31, 2015 Calgary Herald: Robertson: Smart growth is what Calgary and the Regions are working towards

 

January 22, 2015 Calgary Herald: Lowther: Calgary's plan to bully surrounding communities is a bad idea

 

December 31, 2014 Cochrane Times: 2014 and the road ahead

 

December 11, 2014 Airdrie City View: MLA commends city council on letter to CRP

 

December 10, 2014 Western Wheel: Foothills: 2,600 homes in proposed Ribstone Ranch

 

December 10, 2014 Calgary Herald: Chamber of Commerce urges city to find new revenue sources

 

December 9, 2014 Airdrie Echo: MLA speaks out on CRP

 

December 4, 2014 Airdrie City View: City Council to ask CRP to respond to concerns

 

December 4, 2014 Calgary Herald: Calgary Regional Partnership needs more transparency says Wildrose MLA

 

December 2, 2014 Metro News: Regional public transit between Calgary, Okotoks, and beyond sought by 2014

 

December 2, 2014 Airdrie Echo: Regional planning critical

 

December 2, 2014 Airdrie Echo: Airdrie contemplates leaving the Calgary Regional Partnership

 

November 28, 2014 Calgary Herald: Okotoks seeks $36 million provincial grant for Calgary water pipeline

 

November 25, 2014 Airdrie Echo: City data now available

 

November 26, 2014 Western Wheel: Calgary gives pipeline green light

 

October 29, 2014 Calgary Herald: Okotoks seeks $36M provincial grant for Calgary water pipeline

 

October 8, 2014 Western Wheel: Mayor to head up Calgary Regional Partnership

 

September 17, 2014 Western Wheel: Water pipeline requests submitted to Calgary, Province

 

September 9, 2014 CBC News Edmonton: Jim Prentice meets with Alberta mayors to talk about future

 

September 8, 2014 Calgary Sun: Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi pitches urban agenda for Alberta premier-designate Jim Prentice

 

August 6, 2014 Western Wheel: PC leadership contender talks tough in Okotoks

 

July 2, 2014 Western Wheel: Commuter transit service trial pitched for Foothills

 

June 24, 2014 Metro News: Calgary advised to avoid ‘double whammy’ of Toronto’s regional transportation costs

 

June 19, 2014 Calgary Herald: Tory hopefuls McIver, Lukaszuk reject pushing through metropolitan plan

 

June 6, 2014 Calgary Herald: Wildrose water allocation strategy raises fears

 

June 4, 2014 Strathmore Standard: "Calgary Regional Partnership amendments change veto roles"

 

May 27, 2014 Airdrie Echo: "CMP amendments approved"

 

May 20, 2014 CBC News: "Calgary to Banff high-speed rail service proposed"

 

May 16, 2014 Calgary Sun: "Regional plan ready for vote - Alberta could pass met plan in 2015"

 

May 13, 2014 Airdrie Echo: "Council against CMP amendments"

 

May 12, 2014 Metro News: "Province needs to 'fish or cut bait' on Calgary Metropolitan Plan, Nenshi says"

 

May 8, 2014 Metro News: "Calgary shaky aong new metropolitan path, while Edmonton stays the course: report

 

April 29, 2014 Airdrie Echo: "GreenTRIP funding back up for grabs"

 

April 22, 2014 Airdrie Echo: "Development growing concern for local politican"

 

April 9 2014 Okotoks Western Wheel - Opinion: "It's time for the MD to rejoin the CRP"

 

April 9, 2014 Okotoks Western Wheel: "Mediation over regional plan seen as positive"

 

April 7, 2014 Rocky View Weekly - Opinion: "CRP making an effort with counties"

 

April 7, 2014 Rocky View Weekly: "CRP makes changes to Metropolitan Plan to 'improve collaboration' with counties"

 

April 3, 2014 Calgary Herald: "On clearing the decks and preening the feathers"

 

April 3, 2014 Cochrane Times: "CRP voting to amend Metro Plan"

 

April 1, 2014 Airdrie Echo: "Regional growth plan faces amendments

 

March 28, 2014 Calgary Sun: "Calgary Metropolitan Plan lurches forward following mediation"

 

March 26, 2014 Okotoks Western Wheel: "Alison Redford steps down as Premier"

 

March 17, 2014 Calgary Sun: "Intrigue with Alberta Tories not affecting Calgary, says Mayor Naheed Nenshi"

 

February 27, 2014 Western Wheel: "New plan for water conservation"

 

February 27, 2014 Cochrane Eagle: "Alberta Transportation holds open house in Cochrane"

 

February 21, 2014 Calgary Herald: "Huge Chestermere development clears another hurdle"

 

January 25, 2014 Calgary Sun: "Growing pains - Working together ... and maybe paying together to deal with the region's boom"

 

January 22, 2014 Cochrane Times: "Care about the SSRP"

 

December 31, 2013 Airdrie City View: "Airdrie City View's Top 10 Newsmakers of the Year"

 

December 31, 2013 High River online: "Five Big News Stories of 2013"

 

December 17, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "Leaders deem bill acceptable"

 

December 13, 2013 Edmonton Journal: "Huge proposed development could quadruple Chestermere's population"

 

December 12, 2013 Airdrie City View: "Critics argue Bill 28 still removes local autonomy"

 

December 10, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "Fresh face to head Regional Partnership"

 

November 27, 2013 The Anchor Weekly: "The Calgary Regional Partnership has a new Board of Directors"

 

November 26, 2013 660 News: "Okotoks hopes to expand water supply with new pipeline"

 

November 14, 2013 Airdrie City View: "Bill 28 attacks autonomy of local government"

 

October 30, 2013 Metro News: "Minister Doug Griffiths won't use Bill 28 to force regional co-operation in Calgary area"

 

October 22, 2013 Calgary Sun: "Fresh off sweeping election win Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi outlines to-do list"

 

October 11, 2013: "Multiculture mega shopping faclity New Horizon Mall planned to open near CrossIron Mills"

 

October 3, 2013 Strathmore Standard: "What's important in Strathmore?"

 

October 3, 2013 Cochrane Eagle: "McBride, Anderson battle over CRP, housing density"

 

September 26, 2013 Airdrie City View: "CRP under the microscope from MLA and mayors"

 

September 19, 2013 Airdrie City View: "A look at Airdrie's role in the Calgary Regional Partnership

 

September 18, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "What role does the CRP play in Airdrie?

 

September 12, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "Team United stance on CRP concerns"

 

September 4, 2013 Western Wheel: "MD councilllors propose changes to regional plan"

 

August 28, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "County reeve to seek re-election"

 

June 19, 2013 660News: "Cochrane Mayor marks last event as chair of Calgary Regional Partnership"

 

April 16, 2013 High River Times: "Griffiths pushes for resolution in regional planning disputes"

 

April 15, 2013 High River Times: "High River leaves Calgary Regional Partnership"

 

April 10, 2013 High River Times: "Councilors trade barbs over Calgary Metropolitan Plan"

 

March 11, 2013 Rocky View Weekly: "Irricana in line for potential CRP transit study" 

 

March 6, 2013 Airdrie Echo: "Rocky View County headed to mediation over Calgary Metropolitan Plan"

 

March 1, 2013 High River Times: "Mediation for the CRP" 

 

February 27, 2013 Cochrane Eagle: "CRP agrees to mediation with surrounding municipalities"

 

February 11, 2013 Calgary Herald: "Calgary mayor and municipal affairs minister exchange barbs over growth plan"