Posts Tagged ‘John Hextall’

This land is our land

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

A place belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most, shapes it, renders it, loves it so radically that he remakes it in his image.
—Joan Didion

WE’RE A LITTLE TERRITORIAL here in Bowness. Neatly bordered on all sides by river, foothills, train tracks and the Trans-Canada, our so called “village in the valley” is one of the most geographically distinct communities in Calgary. And all that real estate is an emotional issue for many. Read more…


Planning and Development: A report from the BCA Planning & Development Committee

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bowness is a special place, rich in natural beauty and local history. The BCA Planning and Development Committee represents the interests of Bowness residents in helping to shape the future of our community, by seeking a balance between conserving the landscape and heritage of Bowness and building for tomorrow. In these pages, we explore several pressing issues now before the committee.

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