Placemakers 4: Building Character - Restoring EV's Heritage Assets
When & Where
Gain new perspective on how Calgary’s character and historical charm is being renewed and reborn in East Village’s heritage buildings – and get a sneak peek inside the newly restored St. Louis Hotel.
Date & Time
St. Louis Hotel
430 8 Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
About This Event
- Learn how placemaking creates thriving communities
- Meet the people who have transformed East Village
- See how CMLC's placemaking strategy is unfolding
Join CMLC and our special guests:
CITY OF CALGARY – CLINT ROBERTSON
A Senior Planner for the City, Clint Robertson shares Calgary’s strategy for preserving and managing heritage assets.
NATIONAL MUSIC CENTRE – CHAD SAUNDERS
The NMC’s Director of Organizational Development and Special Projects talks about the iconic King Eddy Hotel – its legendary past, and its exciting future as part of Studio Bell.
MCKINLEY BURKART - WALKER MCKINLEY
Awarded the contract to help CMLC reimagine the Simmons Building, Walker McKinley takes us through the evolution of an old mattress factory into a popular community gathering place.
NYHOFF ARCHITECTURE – MAIRI AND KEVIN NYHOFF
The architectural team behind the restoration of the St. Louis Hotel share how heritage buildings can be redesigned for modern functionality.