Last week the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary released a report on housing affordability and homelessness. It found that Calgary has the least affordable housing market in...Read More
After examining the Alberta government’s new 123-page Modernized Municipal Government Act (MMGA), Public Policy consultant Dan Osborne issued Modernizing Alberta’s Municipal...Read More
There was a fair amount of press coverage recently over the Notley government’s decision to cancel an Alberta Health Services contract with a local company to clean bed sheets in our hospitals....Read More
Alberta, in its current polygonal shape, was born today 111 years ago.
While the inauguration ceremony on September 1, 1905 in Edmonton featured banners, floats, and speeches by Prime...Read More
A new report released by the Manning Centre today concludes the Alberta government’s new 123-page Modernized Municipal Government Act (MMGA) will lead to higher taxes, fees and housing...Read More
Imagine making a $2 billion mistake and not getting fired for it?
Seriously, consider such a situation for a moment. How long would it take for your boss to march down to your office and...Read More
Crumbling bridges... potholes the size of Olympic swimming pools... according to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Canada’s “infrastructure deficit” is in excess $123 billion dollars....Read More
We often hear doom and gloom scenarios in Canada when it comes to our nation’s aging population.
Whether we’re talking about longer health care waiting lists due to a wave of baby boomers...Read More
What’s going on right now in Alberta is truly sad. A once proud economic gem of a province is being ravaged by incompetent provincial government policy decisions.
While it’s true Alberta’s...Read More