Major Flood or Disaster- Do Transportation Habits Change?

Well, my choice of transportation around my city, didn’t change during the flood nor afterwards. I kept on cycling. I’ve been car-free for past 3 decades. During and after our city’s major river flood, I wondered if people living in the flooded neighbourhoods, had to modify their travel habits. For certain, residents with cars and…

Post-Flood: Art and Memory Along the Bow River, Calgary

Do you ever blog, write, paint or photograph something that you saw but know it will disappear forever? That your act of solidifying its image, is to brand it alive in your memory and heart for years to come? I’ve been feeling this way lately. Several weeks ago, a major flood in Calgary destroyed several hundred…