Colourful community

Natural and man-made beauty collide in Canyon Meadows

As the late-summer sun lingers long into the evening, the sound of children’s laughter rings out and residents of Canyon Meadows ride their bikes through the tree-lined neighbourhood. It’s a picturesque scene – one that attracted Susan Ortt and her husband Glen to the neighbourhood 25 years ago.

“We were really looking to purchase in a family friendly community close to the bike paths and Fish Creek Park,” said Susan Ortt, who has watched the community mature over the years.

Her children attended the local schools and are now grown, but she is still fully immersed in the community. “I absolutely love my home. It backs right onto Fish Creek Park, and Glen and I really enjoy spending our weekends cycling around the pathways,” she said.

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Morning news rundown

Here is your morning news rundown for Tuesday, May 13.

  • Industrial real estate vacancy on upswing in Calgary – Calgary Herald
  • North American industrial markets positioned to reap benefits of economic rebound… – PR Newswire
  • City hopes to commemorate spirit of community from flood with June parties – Calgary Sun
  • Calgary flood anniversary to include “Neighbour Day” celebration – CBC
  • Mortgage rates in Canada just fell below 2% for the first time ever – Financial Post

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