This committee provides advice, background information, community context and community issues and concerns feedback to the City of Calgary and the BRCA Board on development issues in Bridgeland.
This committee works to enhance and maintain the public realm through neighbourhood initiatives and creative installation in our community.
The connections committee works to research, advise on and proactively address airplane, traffic, parking safety, pedestrian and cycling issues in our community.
A Planning Director is elected each year at the Annual General Meeting (April/May) and meets with a variety of volunteer committees, community partners and various city authorities to hear and review planning, beautification and connections issues that impact the neighbourhood. The Planning Director acts as the liason with various city led initiatives including programs such Affordable Housing, Calgary Parking Authority and Main Streets. The Planning Director works with a number of community-based initiatives to enhance efforts to increase urban vitality and safety in the community including programs such as Building Safe Communities, Neighbourwoods, Community Clean Up, Sustainable Calgary and Safe and Smooth.
Interested in joining the Planning Committee?
We ask that you contact the Planning Director first, and attend at least 3 planning meetings before applying.
Applicants are reviewed based on experience, skill set needs of the committee, location of residence in the community and diversity of representation criteria. Committee members must have valid BRCA Memberships.