Leadership candidate profiles — don’t miss this!

Green Party of Alberta members will vote on September 22 for a new leader.  Each of the three candidates is profiled below. Cheryle Chagnon-Greyeyes Cheryle is a well-known activist for indigenous, social justice, and environmental causes.  She is a Calgary resident and currently employed by the University of Calgary. Cheryle’s vision, in her own words : …

2019 Candidate Nominations Open

The Green Party of Alberta is seeking candidates for the 2019 general election in every region of our wonderfully diverse and dynamic province. If you are a eligible to vote in Alberta and are passionate about the need to offer an inspiring Green Party democratic alternative for the people in our communities, we invite your …

Green Party of Alberta Announces Officially Approved Leadership Candidates.

The GPA executive is pleased to announce that three applications have been received and approved from  candidates for the leadership of the Green Party of Alberta.The three candidates are: Cheryle Chagnon-Greyeyes – Cheryle is a well-known activist for indigenous, social justice, and environmental causes. She is a Calgary resident and currently employed by the University of Calgary. Brian Deheer – Brian is a …

Green Party of Alberta Contests Forthcoming By-Elections

CALGARY – Voters in two provincial constituencies that will be holding by-elections will have Green Party of Alberta candidates to choose from. Brian Deheer will represent the Green Party in the Fort McMurray – Conklin riding while Marco Reid will carry the Green Party banner in the Innisfail – Sylvan Lake constituency. The contest in …

Green Party of Alberta Announces Interim Leader

The Green Party of Alberta is pleased to announce our Interim Leader:   Coral Bliss Taylor Coral has served on the Green Party of Alberta executive since 2015 and was a candidate in the 2015 provincial election. Coral also ran for Calgary’s City Council in the 2017 municipal election, nearly unseating an incumbent with a …

Should Truck Driving Become a Trade?

With the recent tragedy in Saskatchewan, Driver experience and qualifications have come into question. It has been determined that the truck driver was licensed for only one year, and had little time with the company that he was driving for. This brings the question of experience and knowledge. Was the driver, in fact, experienced enough …