City of Calgary provides 8038 Fairmount Drive Site – Community Update

The City of Calgary has provided an update regarding the 8038 Fairmount Drive site. September 2019 On February 20, 2018 the Fairview Arena roof collapsed. The document provides an overview of what has been taking place since and what is planned next for the site.  Click here to view the entire pdf document.  

Masterplan for the Flint Park Revitalization

At last, here is the completed Masterplan for the Flint Park Revitalization: Members of the Fairview Community Association board, as well as a committee of residents have been hard at work this Winter and Spring to come up with an awesome idea of how to transform the under-utilized area at the Southwest end of Flint […]

Flint Park Update

April 2019 It has been a little while since we’ve updated the community on the progress being made with the Flint Park Revitalization.  It has been a busy winter with lots of work going on behind the scenes.  We have been applying for grants to secure funding, meeting with a Landscape Architect and Pump Track […]

Arena Site Update

June 2019 SAWHA / FWHAS The Southern Alberta Women’s Hockey Association and the Fairview Women’s Hockey Arena Society continue to work with the City of Calgary on final stages of site remediation and next steps. Back filling, compaction testing, and hydro seeding of the lands directly east of the community building commenced mid-May. We would […]

Fairview Community Building Update

February 2019 As of January 10, 2019, we have no further update regarding the arena site.   December 2019 Arena & Indefinite Arts Centre Update As of November 8, there have been no significant updates since the September 20 stakeholders meeting. We hope to receive more updates and timelines from the City in time for […]

Flint Park Update – November 2018

“Bocce and BBQ,” our community engagement event was held on June 2nd, 2018. There was a very positive vibe from community members at the event and a lot of great feedback was provided as to how to revitalize the park space at the South-West end of the Flint Park Dog Park. Once all the feedback […]

Bocce & BBQ Fun in Flint Park

A HUGE thanks to two sponsors who provided financial contributions to help make this a FREE BBQ: LIFEMARK PHYSIOTHERAPY HERITAGE HILL, and MLA BRANDY PAYNE.   Our first ever ‘BOCCE and BBQ’ event went down on June 2nd.  Due to some unforeseen circumstances the Lawn Chair Theatre component experienced some delays and hiccups, however the people from […]

Be an Off-Leash Ambassador!

The City of Calgary is currently recruiting volunteers to participate in the Off-Leash Ambassador program. The Off-Leash Ambassador program is an innovative approach with a volunteer-based, citizen-led initiative to promote responsible pet ownership in Calgary’s 150 off-leash parks. Volunteers in the program will: Promote responsible pet ownership, positive pet interactions and safety in off-leash areas […]

Fawn Playground Plans

Fawn Playground Update After much deliberation, reworkings and funding discussion, final plans for the Fawn playground have been finally sorted out! This proved to be by far our most challenging playground.  First, its size – Fawn Park it our smallest footprint. Thankfully when the city came and did park improvements they were able to move […]