Information | Rezoning for Housing

Public hearing on April 22, 2024. Proposed rezoning will support more housing options in all communities.

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Share your thoughts and experiences to influence the decisions that affect you

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What is Citizens' View?

Citizens’ View is a panel of Calgarians who want to be involved in City improvements. Participants can provide input through online surveys and discussions. Information collected through Citizens’ View will be used as one source of input to City decision making. 

Citizens’ View is open to all Calgarians 18 years of age and older.

What you can expect

As a member of Citizens’ View, you can expect to:

  • Participate in surveys, approximately once or twice per month;
  • Provide your valuable input on a variety of topics;
  • Receive information and updates on the survey results.

Feedback helps to shape the programs and services created in the city. You are not required to complete every survey. Participation in each survey is at your discretion.

How it works

To join the Citizens' View panel, enter your first name, last name and email address on our sign up form.

The City’s responsibilities for protecting information are described in the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP Act). Read more about The City of Calgary, FOIP, and protecting your privacy.

We are all ears

Do you have opinions? We want to hear them. Participate in online surveys, discussions and engagement activities, and tell us what you think. We will use this feedback to shape City programs and services.

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Frequently asked questions

What do you do with my personal information?

The City’s responsibilities for protecting information are described in the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP Act). Read more about The City of Calgary, FOIP, and protecting your privacy.

Are there other ways to provide feedback?

Outside of Citizens’ View, you may be invited to complete surveys or attend in person focus groups on specific topics. We use random selection to ensure we hear from a variety of Calgarians. If you get a call or an email, please take the time to provide your honest feedback.

If you are a business owner or operator, you can also join our Business Perspectives online panel. Business Perspectives routinely collects feedback from Calgary’s business leaders to understand their outlook and viewpoints on a variety of topics.

There are also many public engagement opportunities for Calgarians to provide their thoughts and opinions on specific topics. To learn more, please visit

We do regular research with businesses to better understand the outlook and viewpoint of the business community. If you are a business owner, leader or manager, join our online business research panel, Business Perspectives.