Citizens of Calgary should MAKE THE DECISION about committing tax dollars to the Flames arena and the Olympics – not just 15 Councillors.
A referendum is the way for Citizens to decide extraordinary matters of this kind.Sorry, there are no polls available at the moment.
If a deal isn’t reached on a new arena in Victoria Park in the next few weeks, it might have to wait until after this fall’s municipal election, Calgary’s mayor says.
Source: Time running out for current Calgary council to ink deal on new Flames arena, Nenshi says – Calgary – CBC News
A referendum is needed on this matter. This is an end-of-term Council that has no right to commit taxpayers to massive long-term debt from a NHL hockey arena, Greenline LRT, and an Olympic bid.