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East Village 2015: A Year in Review

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Looking Back at What's Happened in East Village in 2015 Several years ago – in December of 2007 – the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) began working on the redevelopment of the worn-down and rather vacant East Village area, and just recently, the downtown neighbourhood saw its first “new” residents move-in which was … [Read more...]

New Hilton Hotel Taking Shape in East Village

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New Hilton Hotel Well Underway in East Village With the New Central Library, National Music Centre and new condominiums taking most of the media attention over the past several months, there has barely been any room for mention of the Hilton Hotel that is now easily distinguishable on the East Village skyline. The new 320-room … [Read more...]

East Village Milestone: Occupancy Begins at FIRST Condos

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A Huge Milestone for East Village with FIRST Condos by FRAM + Slokker Beginning Occupancy! East Village’s developing partners have been hard at work for many years bringing to life the full potential of this new mixed-use community, and as of a few days ago have now reached a very important milestone on that journey with the … [Read more...]

Quick Facts: East Village Developments

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Quick Facts: What You Should Know About East Village Projects East Village has been the talk of the town ever since Calgary Municipal Lands Company (CMLC) conceptualized its revitalization back in 2007. Since then little in terms of construction and redevelopment has been noticeable while passing by, up until a few years ago … [Read more...]

VIDEO: St. Patrick’s Island Now Fully Re-opened!

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St. Patrick’s Island Now Fully Re-opened for Public Use! Good news, Calgary… after many years of intricate planning and a construction set-back from the 2013 floods, St. Patrick’s Island has now fully re-opened to the public about nine months after the opening of the bridge. The 31 acre island park destination is definitely … [Read more...]

East Village’s Simmons Building Now Open for Eats!

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Check Out the Newly Restored Simmons Building & its Renowned Tenants in East Village The list of places to eat and buy goodies for later in East Village just got a whole lot better. Today, the trifecta of new food and drink establishments we’ve all heard about now for quite some time - Charbar, Phil & Sebastian Coffee … [Read more...]

East Village Calgary: Projects, News & Everything Else!

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East Village Calgary Condos, Projects, and Everything Else! Have you ever wanted to live in downtown? Well, East Village Calgary is your chance to buy new and do so at an affordable price! What is East Village anyway? If you haven't heart just yet, it is an up and coming urban community found east of downtown Calgary’s … [Read more...]

VIDEO: St. Patrick’s Bridge Connecting East Village to the North

St. Patrick's Bridge East Village Calgary

St. Patrick's Bridge Opens East Village to the Northern Calgary A new era has begun at East Village! St. Patrick’s Bridge, now open for use, has connected the once secluded downtown community to the northeast inner city area and also to the up and coming public space of St. Patrick’s Island. Designed by RFR/Halsall, the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: East Village’s New Central Library a Visual Beauty!

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VIDEO: New Central Library Design is Stunning One of East Village's key public buildings, the New Central Library, will be a sight to behold when completed in 2018. See for yourself below in this video, courtesy of East Village. Soon enough locals and visitors alike will have the chance to experience its innovative spaces … [Read more...]

New $300 Million East Village Project Announced

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More Condos and Retail to Come in East Village, Calgary Billions of dollars has been invested into the revitalization of East Village since it all began in 2007. Now, another $300 million joint project between Embassy BOSA and RioCan Investment Trust, two prominent Canadian real estate development firms, will raise that number … [Read more...]