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Potential bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

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ListCategory: Olympic and Paralympic

Title: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid

Subtitle: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games bid

Description: <p>The City of Calgary, with <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Council-Committee-Bid-Corporation.aspx#calgary2026">our partners</a>, is exploring the potential of hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.</p> <p>We, along with our partners, have funded a bid corporation called <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/" target="_blank">Calgary 2026</a>. Calgary 2026’s goal is to complete the exploration and development of a bid. Should Council decide to proceed, this bid will be submitted to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in January.</p> <p>This site is intended to update you on The City’s role and perspective on a 2026 Games. Please visit <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/" target="_blank">Calgary 2026’s site</a> for more information on the <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/en/ourplan/" target="_blank">Draft Hosting Plan Concept</a> and their role in the bid. </p>

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The City of Calgary, with our partners, is exploring the potential of hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

We, along with our partners, have funded a bid corporation called Calgary 2026. Calgary 2026’s goal is to complete the exploration and development of a bid. Should Council decide to proceed, this bid will be submitted to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in January.

This site is intended to update you on The City’s role and perspective on a 2026 Games. Please visit Calgary 2026’s site for more information on the Draft Hosting Plan Concept and their role in the bid.

What's happening

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ContentBlockTitle: Draft Hosting Plan Concept released on Sept. 11, 2018

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Description: Calgary 2026 presented their <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/en/ourplan/" target="_blank">Draft Hosting Plan Concept</a> which includes a proposed budget and games information, such as where events might be hosted, to Council.

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Draft Hosting Plan Concept released on Sept. 11, 2018

Calgary 2026 presented their Draft Hosting Plan Concept which includes a proposed budget and games information, such as where events might be hosted, to Council.

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ContentBlockTitle: Week of Sept. 17, 2018: City’s public engagement program will be released

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Description: <p>The Engagement Sub-Committee and The City are reviewing Calgary 2026’s Hosting Plan Concept. The Plan was released on September 11. Information on our <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Olympic-Bid-Public-Engagement.aspx" target="_blank">public engagement program</a> will be available the week of September 17.  Please check back with us.</p>

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Week of Sept. 17, 2018: City’s public engagement program will be released

The Engagement Sub-Committee and The City are reviewing Calgary 2026’s Hosting Plan Concept. The Plan was released on September 11. Information on our public engagement program will be available the week of September 17.  Please check back with us.


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ListCategory: City Secretariat

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ContentBlockTitle: The City Secretariat presented its <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66746" target="_blank">overview</a> and reports on the <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/en/ourplan/" target="_blank">Draft Hosting Plan Concept</a> to Council on Sept. 11, 2018, including:

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Description: <ul><li>The Secretariat’s view of the <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66750" target="_blank">opportunities, benefits and legacies</a>, including <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66751" target="_blank">affordable housing and recreation benefits</a>.</li> <li>How these relate to <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66752" target="_blank">citizen priorities and Council directives</a> and <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66753" target="_blank">policies, strategies and plans</a>. </li> <li>How the Calgary 2026’s Draft Hosting Plan Concept <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66748" target="_blank">compares</a> to the <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Documents/2026%20Olympic%20Bid/CBEC%20redacted.pdf" target="_blank">CBEC report</a> (May of 2017). </li> <li>Proposed <a href="https://pub-calgary.escribemeetings.com/filestream.ashx?DocumentId=66749" target="_blank">programming requirements </a><br /></li></ul>

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The City Secretariat presented its overview and reports on the Draft Hosting Plan Concept to Council on Sept. 11, 2018, including:

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ContentBlockTitle: Other updates

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Description: <p> At the  Council meeeting on Sept. 11, 2018 Calgary City Council:<br /></p> <ul><li>Gave the <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Council-Committee-Bid-Corporation.aspx#secretariat">City Secretariat</a> the go-ahead to continue its review of Calgary 2026’s <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/en/ourplan/">Draft Hosting Plan Concept </a>for a potential bid </li> <li> Confirmed the <a href="/vote2018/Pages/home.aspx">Citizen Vote (Vote 2018)</a> would be held on November 13, 2018. <br /> </li></ul>

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Other updates

 At the  Council meeeting on Sept. 11, 2018 Calgary City Council: