WE'RE HIRING: Beltline Community Coordinator
The Beltline Neighbourhoods Association (BNA) is seeking a motivated, self-driven individual with strong organizational skills and a community and arts focus for our Community Coordinator position. The successful candidate will work out of our office in the beautiful, historic McHugh House on Centre Street and 17 Ave South.Read more
Subsidies to 14 new communities are forcing service cuts across Calgary
City Council is looking to cut $60 million in services to existing communities
This past June, Calgary City Council voted unanimously to cut $60 million from the city’s operating budget to help cover the non-residential business tax shortfall due to the declining property assessments in Calgary’s downtown core. With office vacancy rates over 20%, the buildings in the downtown core have dropped in value roughly $14 billion, opening up a $250 million hole in the city’s revenues in the wake of the subsidies Council approved for 14 new communities last summer.
TD Partners with BUMP to bring Calgary’s murals to the masses
The Beltline Neighbourhoods Association is pleased to announce TD as the Presenting Partner for the 2019 BUMP Festival August 28th to 31st in Calgary, AB, Canada.Read more
Feedback Wanted: Cowboys Tent
The Beltline Neighbourhoods Association is requesting community feedback from neighbouring residents of the Cowboys Stampede Tent operated by the Cowboys Music Festival from July 4th to 14th, 2019.Read more
City rushing Southeast Green Line construction amidst uncertainty and risk
On Monday, the City of Calgary released an update finally acknowledging to Calgarians the extent of their new plans to delay the Downtown and Beltline portion of the Green Line and scrap much of the underground alignment that was approved by City Council in June of 2017 after years of public engagement with Calgary businesses and communities.Read more
Save the Green Line in Calgary’s Downtown and Beltline!
New plans could jeopardize the heart of Calgary’s Green Line as the City announces its intention to reconsider the Downtown and Beltline Green Line LRT alignment.
Read below to find out more about the plans and how you can help.
June 2019 - Supervised Consumption Site (SCS) Update
We've been closely engaged with Alberta Health Services, the City, and the Provincial Government since this past fall. Here is our June 2019 update with respect to the Supervised Consumption Site (SCS) at the Sheldon Chumir Health Centre.Read more
We're Hiring: BNA Summer Jobs!
The BNA is currently recruiting youth for five exciting summer job positions between May 13 and August 31, 2019. We're seeking ambitious, outgoing and talented youth to join our team behind the 2019 BUMP Mural Festival in Calgary and support greater engagement with residents in the Beltline.
March 2019 - Supervised Consumption Site (SCS) Update
We've been closely engaged with Alberta Health Services, the City, and the Province since this past fall. Here is an update with respect to the Supervised Consumption Site (SCS) at the Sheldon Chumir Health Centre.Read more
Now accepting artist submissions for BUMP 2019!
The Beltline Urban Murals Project (BUMP) is now accepting submissions for our 2019 program. The submission process is intended to solicit portfolios and qualifications for artists who will be chosen for the project. We are seeking artists experienced in murals, who can execute murals on a large scale, and who can contribute to the betterment of the community through art. We value creativity, diversity and talent in our artists.Read more