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Active Neighbourhoods Calgary
Active Neighbourhoods is aimed at creating opportunities for citizen engagement in the planning process as well as active transport options, with the goal of making selected communities more “liveable.” The plan is not to overhaul neighbourhoods with grand schemes, but rather to create achievable projects that will have a significant benefit in the daily lives of citizens, as identified by citizens. Read more…

Safer Calgary
The Safer Calgary coalition is a broad alliance of individuals and groups representing a common interest of decreasing the potential for preventable harm and death in the city of Calgary. Safer Calgary became a project of Sustainable Calgary in 2014. This allowed the organizations to blend their shared strategic interests and activities. The Active Neighbourhoods project has become a signature collaboration as it fits together with the Safe and Smooth initiative. Read more…

State of Our City reports
The Sustainable Calgary State of Our City project is an in-depth look at the health of Calgary’s living environment. We are tracking Calgary’s long-term health and vitality by using a set of sustainability indicators such as rates of volunteerism, housing affordability, bird population surveys, adult literacy and transit usage, and more. Read more…

The Sustainability Book Club
Discuss ground-breaking, informative books dealing with themes and issues affecting the city and world today with facilitators from Sustainable Calgary, Arusha and EcoLiving Events. Read more…

Sustainable Indicator Research
Since 1996 over 2000 Calgarians have been a part of the process to select, research and document these 36 indicators. Through this participatory process we have demonstrated that Calgarians are willing and able work together to produce a high-quality report on the long-term health and vitality of our city. Read more…