In 1968 it was said to be the most innovative community development of its time, the first of its kind in Canada. Creating a manmade lakeside neighbourhood became the prototype for other developers in the city.
After Mayor Nenshi declared June as “Neighbour Day” to encourage us to carry on in the essence of ‘Calgary Strong’, it generated some thoughts about being neighbourly that make me wonder if others aren’t thinking the same way.
I think this picture portrays a community event well. It give the impression that it is a village fete, you can see the family in the front, and a bouncy castle and other exciting stalls in the background, perfect for a family outing