Celebrating Neighbours – Reflecting on the kindness of Calgarians from the 2013 Flood

For many June 21st is remembered as the first day of summer, but for Calgarians this will mark a day that our city will never forget. On June 21st, 2013 the City of Calgary and surrounding cities/towns in Southern Alberta experienced the worst flood devastation in its history.  What started as an abnormal rainfall, quickly became torrential within hours, turning streets into rivers, parks into pools and our downtown core into an island. The devastation was unimaginable; over 75,000 residents …Read More