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Got tire(d) of Winter? Recycle them!

Posted on October 21, 2020

With the 20cm of snow this week, many of us are switching out our old all-season tires for winter tires to ensure road safety and prevent your vehicles from skidding off on icy roads. While average tires have five years lifespan and an…Life After Re(Tire)ment Recycled tires are processed into crumbs and remade into new products such as shingles, playground tiles, sidewalks, and more! Have more questions about recycling tips and tricks? Check out the City of Calgary What Goes Where for more …

Thanksgiving is right around the corner - As we express our gratitude to our loved ones, our mother nature will thank you for making thanksgiving greener! Here are some tips on how to make your thanksgiving more sustainable: Interested in learning more about best sustainable practices you can do at home? Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more green tips and tricks!

Green Calgary is Looking for its Next Leader

Posted on September 2, 2020

  Green Calgary is on the search for its next leader! If you have an unwavering passion for the environment and sharp business acumen, then we're looking for you! Take a look at the position requirements HERE and apply!…

Green Calgary is Hiring

Posted on July 30, 2020

  Green Calgary is looking for a dynamic communicator with a passion for the environment to join our team as a Communication and Fund Development Coordinator. If this sounds like you or someone you know, take a look at the …

A Farewell and New Challenges

Posted on July 10, 2020

It is with a mix of joy and sorrow that we say goodbye to Green Calgary’s Executive Director, Nirmala Naidoo, who has been appointed by the Governor General of Canada to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Comm…