Calgary’s Ward 13 includes most of Calgary south of Anderson Road and west of MacLeod Trail. It’s a suburban ward, with many of the communities less than 30 years old. Several of the communities are lucky enough to border Fish Creek Provincial Park. Issues most often listed as high priorities in Ward 13 these days include policing, transportation (particularly the SW Ring Road), and preservation of natural spaces (in particular, the Shawnee Slopes issue).
The candidates (listed in alphabetical order, by first name) are:
Rodych is a Shawnee resident, and a graduate of the University of Calgary in Political Science. An avid recreationalist, he’s a frequent user of public transit and an entrepreneur. He’s also due to be schooled by The Enlightened Savage in a game of Axis & Allies some day soon.
The issues that Andrew identifies most closely with are:
- Real Representation
- Community Characteristics
- Budget Transparency
Colley-Urquhart is the incumbent [...]Read More