Building a better Calgary through the power of research

Urban Alliance is a strategic partnership between The City of Calgary and University of Calgary to promote the seamless transfer of cutting-edge research between The City and the university, for the benefit of all our communities. Urban Alliance energizes connections between the people who make up our organizations, and encourages us to work together to find ways to make life better for all Calgarians.

Urban Alliance provides a framework for leading researchers and City employees to work together to tackle challenges such as transportation, waste reduction, energy and environment, youth crime, homelessness, poverty reduction and creating inclusive communities.

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Six months of data-based decision-making key to City of Calgary’s pandemic response

World-renowned health and data experts step up to support community in time of need...

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UCalgary, Village Brewery and Xylem produce Alberta’s first beer made with treated wastewater

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UCalgary, The City of Calgary and AHS team up in the fight against COVID-19

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Additional UCalgary researchers receive federal funding to take on COVID-19

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