Welcome to Ward 7! Representing some of Calgary’s most dynamic and friendly neighbourhoods, I have learned the value of diversity (in age, gender, ethnicity, profession, and thought) and how it contributes to healthy communities. As a result, I am championing an initiative to attract more women to leadership roles. I encourage you to help make a difference for all mothers, sisters, daughters, and women in your life. Start by watching 25 Percent: A Documentary
“When Women thrive, all of society benefits, and succeeding generations are given a better start in life.”
Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations (1997-2006)
Ward 7 News: Councillor Farrell Moves to Improve Public Realm and Save the City Money
Updated: 2015-11-26 00:00:00
On Monday November 9th, Councillor Farrell introduced two motions at Council: one designed to ensure that the City was staying on top of damaged concrete that could be repaired with the costs covered under warratee, and a second...
Ward 7 News: Councillor Farrell Wants City to Help Businesses Thrive during Construction of Proposed LRT
Updated: 2015-11-23 00:00:00
As the City continues to develop plans to build it's next major transportation project - The Green Line - there are several peripheral elements of the project that need to be considered to ensure that the entire effort is a tremendous...
Ward 7 News: Check out Calgary's New Secondary Suite Registry
Updated: 2015-11-20 00:00:00
The City of Calgary's online secondary suite registry and sticker program makes identifying a legal and safe suite easy. If you’re thinking about renting a secondary suite, you should verify the home’s address and/or registry number on...
Ward 7 News: Council moves closer to allowing ride sharing
Updated: 2015-11-17 00:00:00
Last week in Council, Councillor Farrell voted in favour of allowing ride sharing services to operate in Calgary. Ride sharing services, such as Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar, are part of a future of increased transportation choices. The City's...
Ward 7 News: Solar Panels Installed at Southland Leisure Centre
Updated: 2015-11-13 00:00:00
With an average of 2,400 hours of sunlight each year, Calgary is an ideal city for solar technology. The City of Calgary’s Southland Leisure Centre, located in the city’s southwest, is now making use of the sun’s energy to produce...
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