White: Do we really need to develop West Village?

When Calgary Sports and Entertainment Group announced its preferred location for its CalgaryNEXT project of an arena/stadium/fieldhouse was West Village, many Calgarians exclaimed, “Where’s that?” It is the land west of 14th Street S.W., north of the CPR tracks, south of the Bow River and east of Crowchild Trail. The name was given to the area…

Source: White: Do we really need to develop West Village?

“There is no way the CRL [Community Revitalization Levy (aka TAX)] can pay for both infrastructure improvements and share of the arena and stadium costs as proposal by CalgaryNEXT.”

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