Innovation in Calgary is on the Fast Track

Innovation in Calgary is on the Fast Track

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)—master developer of East Village and the new Central Library that now adorns it—is thrilled to be breaking ground on another new project whose planning and construction CMLC is leading on behalf of Calgary Parking Authority (CPA) and Platform (Zinc Ventures).

CMLC Announces Partnership with University of Calgary

CMLC Announces Partnership with University of Calgary

CMLC is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Environmental Design (EVDS) to activate the main floor of the Castell Building, formerly the old central library.

CMLC Prepares to Hand Over the Keys to Calgary's New Central Library

CMLC Prepares to Hand Over the Keys to Calgary's New Central Library

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)—the organization that has managed every aspect of the New Central Library’s design and construction since the project got underway in 2013—is thrilled to announce completion of its role as lead developer of the New Central Library that now adorns East Village.

New Central Library Public Art Installation Underway

New Central Library Public Art Installation Underway

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)—lead developer of Calgary’s New Central Library (NCL), draws closer to completion of the five-year construction program with the installation of its delightful public art pieces by international artist Christian Moeller.

CMLC Senior Vice President To Join Calgary's Olympic Bid Committee

CMLC Senior Vice President To Join Calgary's Olympic Bid Committee

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)—lead developer behind the re-envisioning and revitalization of downtown Calgary’s east end—is thrilled to announce that one of its own has been recruited by the 2026 Olympic Bid Corporation (“Calgary 2026” or “Bidco”) to help bring the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games back to Calgary.

George C. King Bridge To Remain Closed Until September 5, 2018

George C. King Bridge To Remain Closed Until September 5, 2018

On August 16, 2018 Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC), the organization leading the redevelopment and revitalization of downtown Calgary’s east end, closed the George C. King Bridge – the pedestrian bridge that spans the Bow River between East Village and Bridgeland.

Temporary Mural Installation Lands in East Victoria Park

Temporary Mural Installation Lands in East Victoria Park

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the placemaking and development team that is leading the Rivers District Master Plan for east Victoria Park has partnered with Springboard Performance to help realize a temporary mural installation adjacent to Enoch Park. The installation marks the second placemaking gesture in the district as CMLC works to advance a holistic community vision for Calgary’s future Culture and Entertainment District.

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.