Mayor Nenshi meets with the media: Feb. 2, 2017

Post Date: Thursday, February 02, 2017


During a break between meetings at an economic summit organized by Calgary Economic Development, Mayor Naheed Nenshi met with media to discuss a wide range of topics including:
  • Canada's/Calgary's continuing refugee response
  • How Calgary may respond to the opioid crisis
  • The public resignation of a Calgary Police officer and cultural change at the Calgary Police Service
  • Economic openness and embracing diversity in the face of changing government policies around the world
  • Growing up in diverse Calgary (a personal story)
  • The continuing work of the Calgary Olympic Bid Exploration Committee
  • A future strategic meeting of City Council exploring pending marijuana legislation in Canada and it's effect on Calgary