Treaty 7 flag flies permanently at City Hall

Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Treaty 7 traditional knowledge keepers, Chiefs, and representatives joined together in a ceremony to raise the Treaty 7 flag at City Hall today. The ceremony... Read More

Renaming The Langevin Bridge as Reconciliation Bridge

On Monday, January 23, 2017, Mayor Nenshi championed a notice of motion to rename The Langevin Bridge as The Reconciliation Bridge. Above is his speech in Council introducing the topic and an... Read More

Mayor Nenshi Meets with media - July 27, 2015

During the lunch break of the July 27, 2015 meeting of City Council, Mayor Nenshi met with media on the following topics: Amendments to the approved Paskapoo Slopes development ... Read More

Mayor Nenshi proclaims Aboriginal Awareness Week 2015

On Monday, June 15, Mayor Nenshi spoke at the Aboriginal Awareness Week Opening Ceremonies and proclaimed the official week in Calgary. It was one of many events celebrating Aboriginal cult... Read More

Mayor Nenshi meets with media - June 15, 2015

During the lunch break of the June 15, 2015 meeting of City Council, Mayor Nenshi briefly met with media to answer questions. The two topics discussed in this scrum were: A proposed plebisc... Read More

A huge honour to receive a Blackfoot name

On Sunday, September 14, I had one of the most meaningful and memorable experiences of my life. At Making Treaty 7, I was given a Blackfoot name by elder Pete Standing Alone. The name is A'-BPE'S-T... Read More