Tag Archives: city budget

When is a good time to invest in our future?

by DJ Kelly November 18, 2008

Also available on the Calgary Herald’s Q. Several years ago Rick Bell wrote one of my favourite lines about Calgary. He called it, “the city planning forgot.” At the time, I whole-heartedly agreed. It was the mid-90s and it seemed the city was pulling itself apart after a period of growth that all areas of […]

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Did Bronco suddenly go insane while I was tying my shoes?

by DJ Kelly November 7, 2007

I guess I blinked or something because $1.3 billion was just spent by the City of Calgary in one day. And at the very first council meeting! And with four alderman who have only had their jobs for three weeks! Well, it seems that while I was in the bathroom Bronconnier quickly fulfilled the lion’s […]

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