Invite: Ministers McIver and Schweitzer to speak at CRCAG AGM on Sept 19

The Calgary River Communities Action Group is hosting its Annual General Meeting next Thursday.

This event is an opportunity to hear directly from elected officials on key flood mitigation projects.

Date: Thursday, September 19
Time: Doors to public at 6:30 p.m. Program starts at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Royal Canadian Legion #1, 116 7 Ave SE

Confirmed speakers are listed below. In addition to formal presentations, the event will include a Q&A panel session where audience members can raise specific inquiries for discussion.

Flood Free Calgary will be in attendance and we encourage your participation for this short two-hour event.

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Confirmed speakers:

Hon. Ric McIver, Minister Transportation

Alberta Transportation is responsible for the Springbank Offstream Reservoir Project (SR1).


Hon. Doug Schweitzer, Minister Justice and Solicitor General




Rick Blackwood, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy Division, Alberta Environment and Parks

Alberta Environment and Parks is responsible for the Bow River Water Management Options Project, floodway mapping, and the Alberta Community Resilience Program (ACRP) grant funding.

Frank Frigo, River Engineering Group, Watershed Planning, Water Resources, City of Calgary

Water Resources is responsible for local mitigation projects such as the Downtown Barrier, Upper Plateau Separation, Bowness Barrier, Sunnyside Barrier, and more.


Royal Canadian Legion #1, 116 7 Ave SE

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