PBP Community Cleanup Day August 4

Date: Sunday August 4, 2024 Time: 9 am to 1:30 pm Place: Parking lot – Palliser-Bayview-Pumphill Community Association.                Enter Playground side:  Exit Nellie McClung School (2323 Palliser Drive SW) side parking lot. This success of this event is dependent on volunteers to help us run things smoothly for the community.  Community Clean Up is a great opportunity to: Dispose of large items: The City of Calgary Waste & Recycling Services sponsors a unique community program by providing […]

Help Get Procedural Fairness is Dealings with the City and Defend our Neighborhoods, Parks and Drinking Water

by Donating to the PALLISER BAYVIEW PUMPHILL COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION (PBP CA) Legal Defense Fund Dear Calgarians, With our growing population and need to make difficult decisions, we must define our priorities and determine what we need, cherish and want to maintain in our beautiful City. We, at the Palliser Bayview Pumphill Community Association (PBP CA) believe that Calgarians should be spared unnecessary and avoidable traffic congestion and problems with parking and pedestrian safety. We believe that public parklands, wildlife habitat, and […]

Casino Coordinator Needed

We are looking for one person to work with our paid Casino Advisor in managing the PBPCA fundraising casino on Sep 27/28. Duties include volunteer management, casino license submission. The coordinator does not need to attend the actual casino. Please contact Jen if you are able to assist! Don’t want to be the coordinator, but are willing to volunteer at the casino? Please click the link below to find an available time slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/ACA65159#/

Casino Volunteers Needed

February 20, 2024 PBP Community Association 0

PBPCA’s Fundraising Casino has been scheduled for September 27 and 28 2024 at the Deerfoot Inn and Casino. We are looking for volunteers to fill a variety of positions on both days. No experience needed! Casino funds keep the lights on for our Community Association. They go towards utilities, maintenance, facility improvements, and more. As we jump into 2024 the CA is looking to offer more and a successful casino is how we make that […]

Addressing Calgary’s Housing Crisis Wisely

February 13, 2024 PBP Community Association 0

We are all aware of the housing crisis facing our City, with the number of people moving here.  Despite the increasing cost to buy or rent a home, it seems more affordable than Vancouver and Toronto. Finding the right way to provide affordable / subsidized housing is a serious challenge. We have to be careful so as not to experience the extent of problems with homelessness that cities like Vancouver and Portland have had.  If and […]

Community Associations – Duty to Advocate in Planning Matters

February 13, 2024 PBP Community Association 0

Duty to Advocate and Shared Concerns As confirmed  in  the City of Calgary website: https://www.calgary.ca/communities/community-associations/general-information.html#def confirms that, according to City guidelines, Community Associations (CAs) are expected to both promote the protection of their community’s natural resources and beauty and voice community concerns on issues affecting their community. Further, it is confirmed at https://calgarycommunities.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Establishing-a-Community-Association-Summary-for-External-Use.pdf  that the PBPCA is expected to provide information to residents through a newsletter and/or web presence,  act as a unified voice on issues affecting the community and provide input into the planning […]