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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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ListCategory: Public Engagement

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ContentBlockTitle: September 20, 2018: Public engagement program is released

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Description: <div>The City's <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Olympic-Bid-Public-Engagement.aspx" target="_blank">public engagement program</a> plans are now available. Public engagement will be conducted to inform and educate the public about the bid process, seek public input into whether or not Calgary should submit a bid, and identify issues, concerns and opportunities of a potential bid. </div> <div> </div> <div>Public engagement will begin October 1.</div>

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September 20, 2018: Public engagement program is released

The City's public engagement program plans are now available. Public engagement will be conducted to inform and educate the public about the bid process, seek public input into whether or not Calgary should submit a bid, and identify issues, concerns and opportunities of a potential bid.
 
Public engagement will begin October 1.


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ListCategory: Hosting Plan

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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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ListCategory: City Secretariat

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ContentBlockTitle: The City Secretariat's overview and reports

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Description: 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. Learn more about <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Olympics-Reports.aspx" target="_blank">Olympic bid related reports</a>.

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The City Secretariat's overview and reports

The City Secretariat presented its overview and reports on the Draft Hosting Plan Concept to Council on Sept. 11, 2018. Learn more about Olympic bid related reports.

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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" target="_blank">City Secretariat</a> the go-ahead to continue its review of Calgary 2026’s <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/en/ourplan/" target="_blank">Draft Hosting Plan Concept </a>for a potential bid </li> <li>Confirmed the <a href="/vote2018/Pages/home.aspx" target="_blank">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: