Ward 9

Communities:
Albert Park, Alyth, Applewood, Bonnybrook, Dover, Erin Woods, Fairview, Foothills Industrial Park, Forest Heights, Forest Lawn, Highfield, Inglewood, Manchester, Manchester Industrial Park, Ogden, Ogden Shops, Penbrooke Meadows, Radisson Heights, Ramsay, Red Carpet, Renfrew, Southview, Starfield, Valleyfield

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June 2020 Ward 9 Report – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra

What does it mean to be a good neighbour? Calgarians know. Calgarians are amazing neighbours. When we do studies about what makes us ‘Calgarians’,...
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A May 2020 Update from Ward 9 Councillor, Gian-Carlo Carra

Hey Neighbours, I wanted to take this opportunity to talk about a uniquely Calgarian occurrence that took place in the form of a...
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May 2020 Ward 9 Report – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra

Dear neighbors, I hope you are safe and healthy (physically and mentally), and at home as we weather this unprecedented situation together, yet...
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April 2020 Ward 9 Report – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra

I was first elected in 2010 with the mandate to achieve the mission of Great Neighbourhoods I had offered to Ward 9 voters...
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2020. Month Three.

Wow. 2020. Month three. I hope everyone got a break over the holiday that delivered what you were looking for—rest/relaxation, recreation, camaraderie, discovery,...
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3 Ways to Solve the Tax Shift

Hello Neighbours,Great Neighbourhoods is the culmination of everything I’ve learned about cities from 20 years of study and practice focused into a 5-point...
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Decisions for Calgary’s Future

Hello, Neighbours.Over the last eight years, as I’ve sat to write my monthly missive to you, I’ve frequently remarked about the time-lag between...
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The Budget

It’s the most important thing we as a city do. It drives what our neighbourhoods look like, how we’re connected, and how essential...
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Community Representation Framework Task Force

Hello neighbours,In my Great Neighbourhoods platform, I suggest that neighbourhoods are not just places, but are people. When we talk about people, what...
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February – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra’s Report

Hello Ward 9,Every winter my office receives calls, emails, and social media messages about snow and the conditions of our roadways. From concerns...
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January – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra’s Report

Hello Ward 9 Neighbours,Happy New Year!January is often a time where people reflect on the year that has just passed and make resolutions...
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December – Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra’s Report

Dear Neighbours,This is the first opportunity I’ve had to write to you since Calgary’s municipal election on October 16th. Firstly, I am deeply...