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Concerned Rocky View residents pack Open House on May 29th

Richard Barss, the Rocky View County Plan Project Manager, told a crowded Open House on Wednesday, May 29, planners have completed their work and Council will now determine the future of the important document which details how much growth will be allowed, what kind of development can occur and where…

The City of Calgary will love the draft County Plan!

In 1995, then Premier Ralph Klein scrapped Alberta’s Regional Planning Commissions (RPC’s) including the Calgary Regional Planning Commission (CRPC).  The RPC’s gave urban communities legal authority to exercise control outside their boundaries.  Urban municipalities had a say in what other municipalities did.  One of the CRPC’s biggest successes was forcing…