MRCA Stampede BBQ Tickets Now On Sale!

The MRCA Stampede BBQ is back and tickets are now on sale! Join us at MRCA Station on Wednesday, July 6 from 5-9 pm.  Ticket prices are as follows:$50 per family$20 per adult$10 per child$25 per guest Tickets include entry and your meal.  Drink tickets are available for purchase in advance from the ticketing website and there will also be […]

Oyster Shell Spraying Starts Tomorrow, June 7th!

Hello Mount Royal Residents! In recent years the City of Calgary has had an increasing problem with oyster shell scale (Lepidosaphes ulmiect). This insect is not native to North America and can decimate cotoneaster hedges and other species such as fruit trees, lilac, dogwood, maple, poplar, and willows.  Treatment is highly time specific. The only opportunity to kill scale insects on contact […]

Safely Dispose of Pressurized Tanks & Cannisters

Going camping, hiking or hosting a barbecue this summer? Make sure you safely dispose of pressurized tanks, canisters and aerosols (empty or full), including: Bear spray canisters Small camping propane tanks  Butane canisters  Standard barbecue tanks Helium tanks Take these items to a household hazardous waste drop-off at designated fire stations or City landfills for safe disposal. Do not put […]

Planning & Development Info

Please Use Development Map (DMap) to submit comments on pending development permits While the Circulation Team is still accepting comments via email (DP.circ@Calgary.ca) they are requesting that  community associations submit comments through Development Map. Federation of Calgary Communities: Partners in Planning  If you’re interested in learning more about how community residents and Community Associations can participate  more effectively in the planning […]

Fall 2021 Update

This was a busy summer with lots of playground, basketball and tennis court usage plus facelifts at Mount Royal Station Park (repaired grass, new irrigation, and major pruning) and South Mount Royal Park (major pruning). Recent winter-like weather reminds us that skating is around the corner.  Once again, a hard-working crew of ice rink volunteers plan to begin rink flooding […]

MRCA Annual General Meeting

The MRCA Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 7 pm. The AGM will once again be hosted on zoom. In order to attend, you must register by logging on to the MRCA membership portal, selecting events, and completing the registration process. If you have forgotten your login credentials, click on ‘forgot my password’ and […]

2022 Membership Drive

Become an MRCA member today! Renew your membership! Mount Royal is a vibrant and diverse community with wonderful neighborhoods, parks, and amenities.  Our Community Association volunteers run events and programs (Stampede BBQ, Skating party, Mini-Mountaineers, Progressive Dinner), manage public spaces and parks (gardening, graffiti removal), and maintain recreation facilities such as our community centre (‘Station’), tennis and basketball courts, playing […]

New MRCA Domain, Website Upgrade and Membership Platform

Our new mrca.ca website is now live!  MRCA has a new website and membership platform. We have secured the web domain mrca.ca, which should be easier to remember and share on promotional materials. New content is now posted with updates planned for the coming months. Our new site will link with social media and member communication platforms, increasing frequency and […]

Guide to Local Area Planning/ “The Guidebook”

On March 3rd, 2021, nearly two hundred MRCA members attended our Town Hall, hosted to hear critical feedback about the City of Calgary proposed Guidebook to Great Communities. Many MRCA members dedicated time, knowledge and passion to fire up our love for communities by defending our neighborhoods, showing teamwork and sending City Council a powerful message. Thanks to hard work […]

We have a new MRCA Logo!

While updating our website and membership platform, we felt MRCA needed a branding ‘facelift’ and rejuvenation, to reflect the evolving diversity and assets of our wonderful community. Our new logo showcases two important MR features: (1) elm tree ‘canopy’ lined streets (there are some brilliant examples in our neighbourhoods), and (2) characteristic lampposts–there are currently 8 of these green classic […]