Stop the Tear Down, Rethink Old Buildings!

We love the historic houses, shops, neighbourhoods, and parks that give Calgary its unique feel and character.  We cannot take them for granted, especially with the very real risk of tear-down. "Heritage Inspires YYC" is a volunteer-led campaign to raise awareness amongst ALL Calgarians about the historic areas of the City that we live in, work in or visit because they draw us in for their character and uniqueness.


Little Sophie was inspired to speak up to her grandma to save Calgary’s heritage…


Click on the Statement that most inspires you to learn more or preview a letter to send to your Councillor.

Quote from Carl Elefante, former President of the American Institute of Architects, “The greenest building is the one that already exists.”