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Op-Ed: Providing Clarity on the Highland Park Golf Course

Posted on July 18, 2018

I wrote an Op-Ed to provide some clarity on the Highland Park Golf Course redevelopment. I decided to write the Op-Ed after a June 5th article about the Golf Course stated that "it's a very real possibility"…

Small Business Profile: Turn It Up Records & Hi-Fi North

Posted on July 18, 2018

HEY JUDE! Our Small Business of the Week is Turn It Up Records & Hi-Fi North​, your one-stop shop for music lovers and the best high-fidelity vintage home audio. The manager, Peter, generously provided…

Family Pool Party on Aug 11th

Posted on July 13, 2018

Join MLA Coolahan and his family to end the Summer with a splash! Stop by for a free BBQ at the Mount Pleasant Pool on Sat, Aug 11 from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Admission to the pool will also be free. All…

MLA Coolahan Stampede BBQ

Posted on July 6, 2018

What a great day for a Stampede BBQ! Come by my constituency office at 2400 Centre St N and join the fun!

Gender-inclusive “X” option for ID documents

Posted on June 8, 2018

This is an important step in advancing human rights, diversity and inclusion in the province. Nice work, YourAlberta (Government of Alberta), Stephanie McLean, and Rachel Notley! https://www.alberta.ca/release.cfm?xID=56096C841843B-0A0E-3D8F-61CD0211EB740C22…

New rules create safer, healthier workplaces

Posted on June 1, 2018

An important new rule: employers must define workplace harassment and violence and have prevention plans. They're also required to investigate any complaints of harassment or violence. https://www.alberta.ca/release.cfm?xID=5604956BF2A1D-C231-20BA-09E9E12B6AF2DBD9…

Updates on Abandoned Tuxedo Park School

Posted on May 4, 2018

Here is a letter I recently wrote to the Tuxedo Park residents regarding the abandoned Tuxedo Park School. In the interests of getting a resolution on this issue, I convened a meeting between the CBE,…

Small Business Profile: Clothes Up and Personal

Posted on May 3, 2018

Val Wood opened Clothes Up in 1999 as a specialized consignment store. For almost nearly twenty years, Clothes Up and Personal has been the plus-sized ladies’ boutique where you spend less to get more!…

Frustration over Trans Mountain Pipeline

Posted on May 2, 2018

My frustration over the Trans Mountain pipeline has been made ever more intense by the B.C government’s blatant hypocrisy. It was recently announced that approval has been given to construct a new 13…

Small Business Profile: Oak & Vine Wine and Spirits

Posted on April 13, 2018

Locally owned and operated for seven years, Oak & Vine Wine and Spirits is Calgary’s first beer and wine store with products organized by colour and taste! Their Mount Pleasant location is a craft-beer…

North Haven Spring Carnival

Posted on March 31, 2018

Wonderful time at North Haven Community Association Spring Carnival. Happy to have sponsored - and worked - the maple sugar shack!

Thorncliffe Greenview Accessible Playground

Posted on March 31, 2018

Have you heard about the Thorncliffe Greenview Community Accessible Playground initiative? https://globalnews.ca/news/4109386/calgary-mom-spearheads-project-to-replace-decrepit-playground-with-accessible-community-hub/

Premier Notley visits Calgary-Klein

Posted on March 28, 2018

Really pleased to have Premier Rachel Notley join us at Lina's Italian Market! Kind thanks to the staff for letting us try the best cinnamon rolls in the city

Small Business Profile: Muttley Crue Organics

Posted on February 22, 2018

Muttley Crüe Organics is our Small Business of the Week! It's the first environmentally friendly and sustainable pet care business of its kind in North America. They've reduced their waste to under 1%,…

Alberta Employment Growth Up

Posted on February 14, 2018

Across the province employment growth is up and unemployment rates are down. Our plan is working -- we are helping more Albertans get back to work.