Urban sprawl is not the answer to affordable housing

Expected growth in Calgary has got us thinking about vibrant, affordable and inclusive communities

22 September 2022

"In our sprawling city, people are moving further and further out to find housing they can afford, and with transportation getting more expensive (gas prices rose 33% in 2021, new vehicles more than 7%), living deep in Calgary’s suburbs isn’t as affordable as it seems."

2021 Poverty Snapshot

In Calgary, more than 80,000 households are in need to affordable housing