Calgary Regional Partnership

 
Mandate:
The objects for which the Calgary Regional Partnership is established are as follows:
(a) to protect the natural environments and promote sustainable environments within the municipalities and jurisdictions participating in the Association (the "Region");
(b) to enhance regional economic prosperity within the Region;
(c) to accommodate growth in more compact settlement patterns within the Region;
(d) to integrate efficient infrastructure systems within the Region;
(e) to foster inter-municipal collaboration within the Region while supporting each local municipality's capacity, autonomy and efforts; and
(f) to act as a resource and assist various organizations involved in the delivery of services within the Region including, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, growth management and planning, designing regional emergency response systems, developing water strategies, implementation of waste management plans, development of economic strategies and framework, development of transportation plans, development of geographic information systems, development of communications strategies, development of a protocol for presentation of issues to federal and provincial governments and development of governance and implementation strategies.
 
Composition:
1 Member of Council, Calgary Regional Partnership Board of Directors
1 Member of Council, Calgary Regional Partnership Board of Directors (alternate)

The three (3) Steering Committees shall consist of elected representatives of the Member Municipalities as appointed by the Board of Directors:
- 1 Member of Council, Economic Prosperity Steering Committee
- 1 Member of Council, Regional Servicing and Calgary Metropolitan Plan Implementation Steering Committee
- 1 Member of Council, Transportation and Mobility Steering Committee
Term:
1 year term
Term Expiry Month:
October
Meetings:
Monthly Committee Meetings - Twice-year general assemblies
Day:  3rd Friday
Time:  To be determined
Location:  To be determined - Locations around the Calgary Region
Quorum:
Resource Staff:
Shepherd, Colleen (403-851-2509)
Administrative Contact:
Colleen Shepherd (Executive Director)
Calgary Regional Partnership
Box 2093
Cochrane AB T4C 1B8
Bus: 403-851-2509
Reports To:
Council
Website:
Calgary Regional Partnership


ChairVice ChairMemberRoleCurrent AppointmentExpiry Year
  Councillor Gian-Carlo CarraCalgary Regional Partnership Board of Directors20132018
  Councillor George ChahalCalgary Regional Partnership Board of Directors (alternate)20172018



Authority  Description Decision
1. 2002 November 25, IGA2002-44 Adopted; the Recommendation contained in Planning and Transportation Policy Report IGA2002-44, Update on the Calgary Regional Partnership: Regional Vision and 2003 Business Plan, from the Intergovernmental Affairs Committee, dated 2002 November 06.
2. 2003 December 08, IGA2003-53 Council approved Calgary Regional Partnership's 2004 Business Plan.
3. 2007 February 26, IGA2007-01 Resolution requested to ratify the new vision and mission statement for CRP.
4. 2007 June 08 Approved "Terms of Agreement for Working Together: A committment to develop a Regional Land Use Plan for the Calgary Region".
5. 2009 June 09 Ratified Calgary Metropolitan Plan (CMP).
6. 2013 October 21, Bylaw 40M2011 coming into force. To discontinue the use of the title "Alderman" in favour of the title "Councillor".