Books & Videos
The Steps to Redevelopment
The building process in a developed neighbourhood.
What Is Gentle Density and Why Do We Need It?
Our cities are growing from the inside out — and it’s a good thing.
The Market Wants What the Market Wants
The Demand for Single Family Homes Is Still on the Rise in Calgary.
The Path of a Development Application
Policy and planning checkpoints that steer the process.
Building Our City
Guy Huntingford, CEO of BILD Calgary Region, shares his insights on the future of development in Calgary.
New Arts and Culture District
Big plans for big changes in Victoria Park.
Creating thriving mixed-use communities.
10 Ways to Have Your Say
On urban growth and planning.
New Energy Codes for Alberta Homes
How will they affect you?
Designing streets for safety
Artificial intelligence can prove old theories.
Net Zero Energy Homes Give Back What They Take
Greater energy efficiency in today’s new homes.
Main Streets YYC
Public input is shaping a street near you.
Innovation in New Complete Community
Westman Village brings “Firsts” to YYC.
Secondary Suites with a Difference
Housing diversity grows.
Industry and City Collaborate on Work Plan
Finding further efficiencies for funding growth.
Lessons in Urban LRT
Looking at the Green Line from a community view.
The City’s initiative manages growth through true collaboration.
A Compact Calgary
Does a growing population mean we have to grow out?
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.
"Design and Defend" is Dead
Community engagement by Calgary developers at new standard.
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?
A Fine Balance
We need to grow up, in and out.
Report: Alberta Cities at the Crossroads
Does Calgary really have anything to learn from Toronto?
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.