VIBRANT

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VIBRANT

A VIBRANT Rivers District is an active, mixed-use district, with a series of distinct places and spaces. It is the heart and gathering place for adjacent neighbourhoods and a regional destination. The master plan:

  • Promotes inner city density
  • Encourages high-quality urban design
  • Creates a new and distinct district
  • Creates a neighbourhood centre

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RESILIENT

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RESILIENT

A RESILIENT Rivers District exemplifies best practices for urban infill, economic development, green infrastructure and transit-oriented design. We will manage the investment in land and infrastructure for optimal financial return. The master plan:

  • Promotes economic resiliency
  • Encourages environmental sustainability
  • Enhances social sustainability
  • Attracts private investment and sustains a destination and local economy
  • Encourages urban lifestyles that are associated with improved human health

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CONNECTED

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CONNECTED

A CONNECTED Rivers District links adjacent neighbourhoods to the district and the river. We seek to redevelop, implement and activate public infrastructure to meet the needs of the community and the City of Calgary as our sole shareholder. The master plan:

  • Re-knits the urban fabric
  • Improves walkability and bikeability
  • Creates a network of parks and open spaces
  • Connects to the Elbow River

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AUTHENTIC

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AUTHENTIC

An AUTHENTIC Rivers District is a distinct Calgary experience that celebrates the history and heritage of the neighbourhood and city. The master plan:

  • Cultivates culture and entertainment identity
  • Creates a year-round destination that sustains and expands the potential of the 10-day event
  • Builds an inner city community—8,000 residents strong—who are Trend Setters and Event Enthusiasts who crave to be at the centre of attraction

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