Calgary opts to cut public services as it subsidizes hockey billionaires..

Really, what can one say about the deal the City of Calgary struck with the Flames professional hockey club yesterday for the former Cowtown’s taxpayers to subsidize half the cost of a new arena for the team to the tune of $225 million at the same moment as this city slashes $60 million from its budgets for fire, transit, affordable housing and police services?

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/alberta-diary/2019/07/calgary-opts-cut-public-services-it-subsidizes-hockey

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