Books & Videos
Who Pays For What
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Innovation in New Complete Community
Westman Village brings “firsts” to YYC.
Report: Population Update 2016
Projections from Alberta Treasury Board and Finance
Vibrant Communities Equal a Thriving Economy
A compact YYC brings economic benefits
The Municipal Government Act
Aligning a Province for Smarter Growth
Secondary Suites with a Difference
Housing diversity grows.
Industry and City Collaborate on Work Plan
Finding further efficiencies for funding growth.
The Standard Development Agreement At A Glance
What's new in 2016?
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Secondary Suites in YYC
Our new video reviews 7 widely held beliefs about secondary suites, and presents the research.
The Urban Revival
Why are more people moving downtown than ever before?
One clear voice for the building industry
CHBA and UDI unite as one to help shape Calgary’s future.
Calgary's Green Spaces may be Making us Smarter
And here’s the science to tell us how.
Lessons in Urban LRT
Looking at the Green Line from a community view.
Our Books & Videos
The 7 Goals of Calgary's MDP
Calgary has a growth management playbook. Here’s how it’ll help.
5 Types of Redevelopment in Calgary
Communities must be constantly reimagined and redesigned to stay vibrant.
Cities Never Sleep
To be a city is to be constantly designed – and redesigned.
Better Business Through Diversity
Innovation and small business are cornerstones to Calgary's growth.
The “S” Word
Calgary is often called an example of urban sprawl. But is it that simple?
Looking down the road at traffic solutions
Can greater density solve Calgary’s traffic crunch?
The Fading Distinction Between City and Suburb
A recent study suggests the demarcation between suburban and urban is no longer obvious.
Population Density in Your Community
What are the most and least dense communities in Calgary? This interactive map helps you find out.
Age 65+: Rising Fast
Calgary is facing a huge boom in boomers – how are we preparing the housing market to keep them comfortable for as long as possible?
The Micro Units Movement
Do tiny homes have a future in Canada?
8 Urban Design Buzzwords to Know
From densification to woonerf – a guide to urban planning jargon.
Taller Small Buildings
Taller wooden buildings could be a game-changer for Calgary’s housing crunch.
Centres of Innovation
Our population explosion creates a hotbed of productivity.
A little density, a lot of sustainability.
Calgary's young population demands diverse housing
Calgary’s Millennials want density and walkability.
Rooms for Rent
See what’s happening in the rental market.
A new Calgary Lot Supply Report means better and faster decisions, and, therefore, money saved.
Location, location, price.
Some quick math says 80% can’t afford to live near downtown.
Report: Developed Areas Growth and Change
Research from The City of Calgary's Geodemographics Department.
Citizens have their say
Calgarians help find funding solutions for expensive infrastructure.
City Policy for Better Health
The look and feel of Calgary’s streets is changing.
Six passionate Calgarians speak out about Calgary’s housing issues.
Report: Alberta Population Projection
Alberta Treasury Board and Finance looks forward to 2041.