Province says "no" to Snowtember funding help
The provincial government has said "no" to the city's application for disaster relief to last September's massive snowfall. In a recent meeting, the Notley cabinet rejected funding to help pay the city's $27-million bill that saw about half of the city's trees impacted by the snowfall. Mayor Naheed Nenshi says the decision is "unbelievable" and shows a "complete lack of understanding of Calgary and the disaster recovery program by the Notley government." He says the NDP government is "simply...