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Get Your Rain Barrel Ready for Winter!

Posted on September 22, 2017

With all the cold and snow we're already getting in Calgary, we're fielding a lot of questions about how to prepare your rain barrel for winter. Well, never fear! We have your solutions here. Check out this video and our step-by-step a…

How Do We Make a Green Difference Day-to-Day?

Posted on September 16, 2017

Green Calgary frequently makes mention of different ways to make a green difference in our day-to-day lives, the most important of which is to make a green goal and work to complete it. But one of the oldest ideas in the environmental …

Steps to Growing into a Green Career

Posted on September 2, 2017

Have you ever wanted to make a career in a sustainable industry or the green business sector? Green Calgary wants to support people in finding meaningful work in these fields. This fall, Green Calgary is hosting a few programs that ca…

Green Calgary is hiring for a seasonal part-time waste consultant! If you have passion for the environment and want to help out Calgarians, this might be the role for you! For more information or to apply, check our job posting board H…

Litter or Pollution? What's in a Name?

Posted on August 26, 2017

This week our Executive Director, Conor Tapp, dives into a problem you can help with right here in Calgary and one of his own passions. Picking up litter.   I think this summer has been my most active since being a teenager. My daugh…