Beaver Management

Beaver Management

With summer-like weather arriving so early in the season, I wanted to take the opportunity to update you on some amendments to The City’s approach regarding beaver management. Beavers are [...]

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W-18: Deadlier than Fentanyl

W-18: Deadlier than Fentanyl

With all the recent media coverage on fentanyl and its dangers to users and the public at large, it is truly disheartening to hear about a new, more dangerous drug [...]

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Media Advisory: City Enlisting Sex Offenders and Convicted Violent Criminals?

Media Advisory: City Enlisting Sex Offenders and Convicted [...]

[audio mp3=""][/audio] CALGARY, AB – April 29, 2016 As Chair of the Standing Policy on Community and Protective Services, I along with six of my Council appointed colleagues provide governance [...]

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  • "I’d like to say thank you for continuing to serve our community with expertise and dedication. It’s sometimes a thankless job, and in these challenging times, often goes unnoticed or complained about. So thank you for your hard work."

    Chris in Bridlewood

  • “Considering everything you are faced with and have to manage, you are great to help out with our situation. We noticed how nicely you handled the elder woman at the Canyon Meadows Community meeting which is just goes to the type of person you are. Many thanks!”

    Chris T.

  • “I never thought about how really hard it must be to take the stances you have – keep up the great work. You are an intelligent gutsy lady. Not only do you represent our Ward, but you have shown yourself to be one of the intelligent members of Council. You are so bang on about the bridges, the raises, the parking. Keep up the good work. My wife and I are very impressed with you."

    D. Burrell

  • “I appreciate having a member of my city council come out and help [re. The Cell Tower], you have my vote just for taking the time to listen let alone inject your knowledge when it was such a devastating time for our city with the flooding but you did take the time so thank you."


  • "Diane’s grounded, common-sense approach to politics and the respect she has garnered in working with her Council colleagues as a team player, have resulted in numerous policies and community investments being implemented since she entered public office. With over 35 years as a professional Registered Nurse, she listens to what is important to Calgarians.”

    Gerry B.

  • “I want to thank you for meeting with our Building Bridges group from the Ethno-Cultural Council of Calgary. Many said afterwards that the visit with you was the highlight of their tour. Now they feel that our City Council is approachable – all because of you. I can’t tell you how much I appreciate all that you have done in making our city more welcoming and diverse."


  • “I have been receiving your City Hall Updates and want to thank you for your continued support of the Shawnee Golf Course residents and keeping us in the loop. We are indeed fortunate to have an Alderman who is so willing to be involved and on our side. I note your common sense approach to other issues as well.”

    Kaye in Shawnee

  • "Thank you again for joining us for the event on Saturday! You really elevated the experience with your energy (humour), passion for community and support of women!"

    Monica Kretschmer Founder and CEO of Canadian Business Chicks

  • “Thank you for all your hard work with us on the Shawnee Golf Course and your presentation at the public hearing. Shawnee Park will be a lovely community when it is complete. All the best.”