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May 2021 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

“Bee” Compassionate! The past year has taught us about empathy and compassion for others. It has also changed our way of thinking around sustainable...
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April 2021 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

Youth Cities play an important role in young people’s lives, they provide social experiences, training, learning, and jobs, diverse cultural offerings, and captivating...
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March 2021 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

Calgary is facing a quadruple whammy of a multi-year recession, a structural shift in the economy, the COVID-19 pandemic, and youth leaving our...
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January 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

Affordable Housing What would life be like if you didn’t know where you would sleep next month, next week, or even tonight? How much...
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December 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

Do you love winter, or dread it? From a child’s perspective, winter is magical. It’s a time of year where you bundle up...
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October 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

It’s hard to believe we’ve been living with COVID-19 for more than half a year now. Do you remember earlier this year in...
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September 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

As challenging as our warm, beautiful, COVID summer was, many Calgarians spent the season outdoors in their yards. Now, with the days growing...
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August 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

At the time of writing, the Government of Alberta just announced its relaunch plan for the fall school term. Many children, parents, and...
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July 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

Green Line Update On June 16, Council voted 14-1 to approve the revised alignment for the Green line LRT. This transformational project will create...
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June 2020 Ward 7 Report – Councillor Druh Farrell

While the pandemic has been an incredibly difficult time for Calgarians, I know that by working together, we can emerge stronger, kinder, and...
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Tax Rates, City Expansion, and the Housing Demand

Council recently learned that slower than expected development in Calgary’s new communities is expected to cause an additional $56.9 million shortfall. This is...
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Affordable Housing Update

The rising cost of living and limited rental supply continue to create barriers for some Calgarians to meet their basic shelter needs. Close...