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Toolkit for running a BIA in Calgary

BIAs are regulated by sections of the Municipal Government Act and the Business Improvement Area Regulation.

The previous Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) regulation was replaced with the Business Improvement Area (BIA) Regulation.

Under the transitional provisions, a BRZ und​​​​er the old legislation is now a BIA under the new legislation.

There are still two BIAs that still use "BRZ" in their legal name.



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The City of Calgary is providing supports to help businesses continue their operations through the COVID-19 pandemic as they follow Alberta Health Services guidelines.

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