April 29 Flood Mitigation Symposium/DRP Assistance Offer from MP Joan Crockatt

The Alberta Flood Mitigation Symposium   On April 29th there will be a Flood Mitigation Symposium at the BMO Centre in Calgary. We anticipate that there will be information presented that will be of great interest to flood impacted residents.  Please continue to contact representatives in the Government of Alberta to advocate for this mitigation. […]

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Land Use ByLaw Changes- We have serious and immediate concerns.

The City of Calgary is proposing changes to the Land Use ByLaw in Flood Impacted areas. CRCAG has reviewed these bylaws and we have serious and immediate concerns. The proposed changes are overreaching and could have significant impact on property values. The City has moved this proposal forward with the express intention not to solicit feedback under […]

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DRP Survey Summary

DRP STATUS SURVEY SUMMARY OF KEY FINDINGS Over the past 2 weeks, we have collected nearly 200 responses to our Disaster Recovery Program (DRP) Status Survey.  We appreciate the time respondents took to complete the survey, as the information we gather is very useful when communicating with government officials about the administration of the DRP. […]

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CRCAG Letter to The Mayor, Councillors, CCC and CED.

Dear Mayor Nenshi, Councillors, Adam and Bruce:   As you know, CRCAG has been advocating for infrastructure changes both within the City and upstream on the Bow and Elbow watersheds, since July. We understand that the City is currently designating from its master list of “resiliency” projects those that are of higher and of lesser […]

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Call to Action

SPEAK UP – NOW IS THE TIME! If you would like to see the City of Calgary build flood mitigation infrastructure to protect your home, the downtown Core and the many other parts of Calgary impacted by 2013 flooding, now is your time to speak up!   As recently reported in the media, the City has […]

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NEW DRP Survey/Water Collaborative Notes/Hillhurst Sunnyside Notes/More Info on Stampede Flood Walls.

NEW DRP SURVEY, Water Collaborative Notes, and Powerpoint Presentation, Hillhurst Sunnyside Meeting Notes, and more information on the Stampede Plans.     NEW DRP SURVEY   Files are being closed and cheques are being issued. We are hearing lots from our members on this and it is important that we collate information on this quickly. […]

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March 21, 2014 – We are still at it….

March 21 Update   Dear CRCAG Members,   It has been quite the few weeks.   First of all we would like to extend our thanks to Premier Redford for her service and dedication to the Province of Alberta. Premier Redford was faced with the challenge of dealing with the worst natural disaster the Province […]

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Meeting With Mayor and Tour of Bowness with Minister Ken Hughes

Hello Members, This email contains summaries of our meeting with Mayor Nenshi and our recent tour of Bowness with Minister Ken Hughes.  We also just want to touch on a few points. We hear from many of you and understand your concerns. DRP: We are still hearing from you a great deal of frustration around […]

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Property Tax Relief

  Southern Alberta Flood Response Program – Property tax relief The City of Calgary, with support from the Government of Alberta, has established a Property Tax Relief Program to support residential and non-residential property owners who were displaced for an extended period due to the 2013 June flood. The property tax relief program will officially […]

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