Southwest Ring Road Wetlands Crossing Letter of Concern

December 26, 2017 Government of Alberta Minister of Environment and Parks Dear Ms. Shannon Phillips I am writing to you today to discuss the SWRR bridge design over the Elbow River/Weaselhead area and the subsequent EAB hearing and its related report. (November 24th, 2017 Environmental Appeals Board’s decision and recommendation report related to the Public …

T’is the Season for Giving

All of us at the Green Party of Alberta would like to wish you a joyous holiday season. We thank you for your continued support of all of our efforts. Our leader Romy Tittel would like to give each of you a copy of her e-book “Not Your Grandmother’s Gingerbread Projects”. Download here.

Green Party of Alberta Statement on the Passing of Bill 23, the Alberta Human Rights Amendments Act

The Green Party of Alberta supports immediate action to remove all minimum age requirements for condominiums and rental properties in Alberta. Greens understand that all Albertans need affordable housing that is suitable to their needs. Currently with minimum age requirements in place there are situations where residents are forced to move out from residences with …

Future of Fossil Fuel in Alberta

This post is in response to an email raising concerns against disregarding the many benefits from fossil fuels upon which our society has long relied upon. Hello Mr. S, First of all, thank you for writing to us. Thank you for your thoughtful contributions on these issues, and for your efforts to challenge our positions …

SWCRR – Calling on the Alberta Government to Release EAB Decision Involving Wetlands

The Green Party of Alberta calls on the Minister of Environment & Parks Shannon Phillips to immediately make public the November 24th, 2017 Environmental Appeals Board’s decision and recommendation report related to the the Public Hearing of Jeff Brookman and Allie Tulick’s appeal of the AEP’s Director’s approval of KGL Constructors Water Act Application 00388473-00-00. …

Calgary-Lougheed By-election

The Green Party of Alberta would like to congratulate Mr. Jason Kenney on his electoral victory in the Calgary-Lougheed by-election. We would also like to thank Dr. Phillip van de Merwe, Mr. David Khan, Mr. Wayne Leslie, Ms. Lauren Thorsteinson and Mr. Larry Heather for giving the voters a choice in our democracy. Romy Tittel, …

Latest Polling Data for Calgary-Lougheed By-election

Mainstreet Research poll puts Green Party of Alberta leader Romy Tittel at 5.6%.   12 December 2017 (Calgary, AB) – A new Mainstreet Research poll finds that United Conservative Party leader Jason Kenney ahead by a substantial margin in the lead-up to the byelection in Calgary-Lougheed. The poll surveyed 376 residents of Calgary aged 18 …

Calgary-Lougheed By-election Media Coverage

With the current dynamic political environment, the Calgary-Lougheed by-election is garnering a lot of media attention and I thought it would be handy for the voters to be able to access these all in one place.   Metro News report on the candidate forum. National Post news report on candidate forum. Calgary Herald news report …