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)
Updated: 2014-11-04 00:00:00
Nations set a minimum standard of 30% representation by women in government.
Women account for half our population, so it should be simple, right? Sadly, in
Canada, only 25% of those elected to office are women and...
Ward 7 News: ACTION PLAN 2015-2018: Budgets, Taxes and Services
Updated: 2014-11-24 00:00:00
The next week will be the most important week of Council’s term as we debate The City of Calgary’s four year business plan and budget. To help set priorities, we asked Calgarians what services they most value and the result is The City’s...
Ward 7 News: Debt, Growth and Budgets - Exploring Options
Updated: 2014-11-21 00:00:00
In November’s newsletter, I introduced the City of Calgary’s biggest priority: responding to the needs of a growing population. The City Manager since advised City Council that rapid growth is not just a planning issue, it is a financial issue,...
Ward 7 News: Enmax Legacy Parks Funds to Help Ward 7 Parks
Updated: 2014-11-07 00:00:00
Since 2003, the ENMAX Legacy Parks Program has been instrumental in creating some of Calgary’s most beloved parks. Council recently approved an additional $75 million (resulting from the ENMAX dividend) for eighteen new projects over the...
Ward 7 News: City Launches Online Research Panel - Citizens' View
Updated: 2014-10-31 00:00:00
Each year, The City of Calgary conducts research and engagement to better understand citizens’ preferences, needs, and satisfaction levels with our programs and services.On October 21, The City launched an online research panel called...
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