CMLC Announces Groundbreaking of Unique Mixed-Use Riverfront Development

CMLC Announces Groundbreaking of Unique Mixed-Use Riverfront Development

The East Village master plan takes another step forward today with the groundbreaking of one of East Village’s prime riverfront development parcels. Immediately east of the historic Simmons Building, the innovative mixed-use project will bring village-style retail space to the ground level with unique office space and residential above.

CMLC Extends Placemaking Efforts Into Rivers District

CMLC Extends Placemaking Efforts Into Rivers District

Calgary Municipal Land Corporationthe master developer behind the rejuvenation of East Village is bringing new life to the walls of the 4th Street SE Underpass with a vibrant painted mural that extends CMLC’s placemaking efforts from East Village into the balance of the Rivers District known as east Victoria Park.

CMLC Announces Artist for New Central Library's Public Art Program

CMLC Announces Artist for New Central Library's Public Art Program

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)—lead developer of Calgary’s New Central Library (NCL), a $245 million fully-funded civic amenity in the re-emerging neighbourhood of East Village—is delighted to announce the public art installations for the New Central Library and to introduce the artist who’ll create them.

A Bold Vision for Calgary's Cultural and Entertainment District

A Bold Vision for Calgary's Cultural and Entertainment District

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the placemaking and development team that accomplished the seemingly impossible by bringing Calgary’s oldest and most neglected neighbourhood, East Village, dramatically back to life—has spent the past 12 months creating an imaginative, practical, forward-thinking master plan for east Victoria Park: the Rivers District Master Plan.

Calgary's New Central Library Takes Two More Steps Toward Completion

Calgary's New Central Library Takes Two More Steps Toward Completion

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the organization tasked with overseeing every aspect of the New Central Library’s design and construction – has now completed removing the temporary LRT encapsulation structure it built in 2014/15 to enable construction of the library building, and the team is standing by to receive nearly three thousand tables and chairs sourced from manufacturers around the world through a carefully selected group of local vendors.

CMLC Announces Innovative New Development in East Village

CMLC Announces Innovative New Development in East Village

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the master developer of East Village – has announced many development projects over the last ten years and today in the community where Calgary’s future is unfolding, a strategic future-focused development is coming to life in partnership with Calgary Parking Authority (CPA) and Platform. The approximately $80 million-dollar project will combine a 500+ stall, across 5-levels with a space for Calgary innovators called Platform.

Calgary's New Central Library Announces Local Café Partnership

Calgary's New Central Library Announces Local Café Partnership

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – lead developer of the highly successful rejuvenation of East Village – is kicking off 2018 with an exciting line-up of milestones slated for the community over the course of the next year and leading the charge is an announcement of a dynamic local partnership who will bringing the café space inside the New Central Library (NCL) to life.

Urban Format Retail Unfolds in East Village

Urban Format Retail Unfolds in East Village

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – master developer of East Village understands the importance of creating a vibrant retail environment in the community and now as East Village continues to welcome new residents, its largest retail centre is rising skyward and will provide residents with all the services they need without having to leave the community. 

Historic St. Louis Hotel Ready For Next Century of Gathering & Storytelling

Historic St. Louis Hotel Ready For Next Century of Gathering & Storytelling

Generations of Calgarians have fond memories of visiting the 103-year-old St. Louis Hotel to meet old friends, and today, Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to identify a commercial operator who will inform the next century of storytelling for the historic site.

New Central Library Begins One-Year Countdown

New Central Library Begins One-Year Countdown

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – lead developer of Calgary’s New Central Library in the reimagined, re-emerging neighbourhood of East Village – is thrilled to announce that Calgary’s long-awaited, much-anticipated New Central Library is now just 12 months away from opening its doors!

New Central Library Is Now Weather-Tight

New Central Library Is Now Weather-Tight

CMLC is celebrating yet another significant step forward in the construction of the New Central Library. The building is now officially ‘weather-tight’, which means it is fully enclosed, its exterior shell is materially complete and the exciting final stage of construction is now underway.

CMLC Prepares To Begin Construction on 3rd Street SE Public Realm Program

CMLC Prepares To Begin Construction on 3rd Street SE Public Realm Program

Encompassing approximately five city blocks from 9th Avenue SE to Riverfront Avenue along the Bow River, the 3rd Street SE Streetscape Improvement Project will dramatically reshape a space currently dominated by vehicles and LRT lines into a pedestrian-oriented streetscape that connects the New Central Library with Jack & Jean Leslie RiverWalk™ and the Bow River.

Another Major Milestone Reached at New Central Library Site

Another Major Milestone Reached at New Central Library Site

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the organization responsible for redeveloping East Village and lead developer of the city’s New Central Library has reached another major milestone in the library construction program - the completion of Phase 2 – the skeletal framework of the building

New Hotel Breaks Ground in East Village

New Hotel Breaks Ground in East Village

CMLC CELEBRATES GROUNDBREAKING FOR ANOTHER NEW EAST VILLAGE HOTEL

Group Germain and Homes by Avi begin construction on $40 million co-developed hospitality project

St. Louis Hotel Renovated for the Next 100 Years

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St. Louis Hotel Renovated for the Next 100 Years

Trading one of Calgary’s historic landmarks for another, Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the organization responsible for transforming East Village into one one of the city’s most sought-after neighbourhoods – has relocated its offices from the Hillier Building to the historic St. Louis Hotel right across the street.

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Another Residential Development Breaks Ground in East Village

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Another Residential Development Breaks Ground in East Village

Less than a decade after Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) accepted the challenge
of redeveloping and revitalizing East Village and the Rivers District, Calgary’s original neighbourhood is rising rapidly skyward as one of Calgary’s most sought-after inner-city neighbourhoods.

And as FRAM+Slokker breaks ground on another East Village condominium tower, the array of cranes and construction vehicles in full swing in downtown Calgary’s east end is set to grow once again.

The 288-unit tower, called Verve, is the first residential project along The Riff – the diagonal thoroughfare through East Village that connects residents from the southwest side near the new National Music Centre to the landing of St. Patrick’s Bridge on the opposite side of the neighbourhood. 

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