Press Releases

May 27th, 2021 - Calgary Alliance Applauds ENMAX for Net-Zero by 2050 Commitment

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good applauds ENMAX's recently released Environmental, Social, and Governance Report.

Calgary, AB - ENMAX, as part of its released Environmental, Social, and Governance Report, shared today that it will be going Net-Zero by 2050.

As a solutions-driven and future-oriented essential electricity service provider, ENMAX aims to actively contribute to a cleaner energy future by committing to achieving net-zero scope 1 and scope 2 GHG emissions by 2050.

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April 12th, 2021 - Calgary Alliance Applauds Expansion of Mobile Response Teams (MRTs) & Police and Crisis Team (PACTs)

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good applauds expansion by Alberta Health Services & the Calgary Police Service for MRTs and PACTs

Calgary, AB - After a well-fought campaign the Calgary Alliance for the Common Good is pleased to announce that the Calgary Police Service and AHS have agreed to expand the Police and Crisis Team (PACT) and Mobile Response Team (MRT). The expansion of the PACT and MRT teams means that when people are in a mental health crisis, instead of having just police officers showing up - the right people with the right training will be there.

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April 7th, 2021 - Thank You, Mayor Nenshi

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good congratulates Mayor Naheed Nenshi on 10+ years of service on council.

Calgary, AB - Last night we learned Mayor Nenshi will not be running for re-election.

One of the highlights of our founding assembly was hosting the mayor and witnessing his excitement for our city. People saw how he valued civic engagement, inclusion and creating a city that is just and compassionate.

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January 13, 2021 - Youth Probation Program

The Calgary Alliance for the Common Good calls on the Province of Alberta to restore funding to the Youth Probation Program

The Calgary Alliance for the Common Good, which unites 33 organizations and represents 35,000 Calgarians, is very disappointed to learn that the province has announced that it is ending the youth probation program run by the City of Calgary.

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November 23, 2020 - Rally on the Steps of City Hall at 9:30 am

Calgary, AB - At 9:30 a.m. on Monday, the Calgary Alliance for the Common Good, a non-partisan and non-profit alliance of congregations, unions, school and community groups that represents more than 35,000 people will be holding a small, socially-distanced rally on the steps of City Hall.

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June 1, 2020 - 35 000 strong collection of Calgarians support current Green Line alignment

Calgary, AB  - Members of the Calgary Alliance, wearing green scarves, will be on the steps of City Hall Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. to show their support for the Green Line.  

Volunteers, arriving at 8:30 a.m., will use hula hoops and sidewalk chalk to mark out 40 socially distanced circles and then one person will stand in that circle with a sign indicating which of the 30 member organisations they represent.

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