31 Jan Combination of new flood maps, development rules could spike property taxes outside flood zones

Calgary (January 31 2017)  Alberta’s approach to flood mapping could vastly increase the number of homes and businesses considered at-risk throughout the province, significantly reducing home and business property values and shifting the tax burden to non-flood areas, says Alberta Party leader Greg Clark. “A letter...

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13 Dec Alberta opposition unified in presenting updated terms of reference for children in care panel

EDMONTON, AB (December 13, 2016): All opposition parties agree that the panel framework presented by Human Services Minister Irfan Sabir will not achieve timely, meaningful change within the child intervention system and cannot be supported. Recognizing that improving outcomes for children in care in Alberta...

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