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Encyclopedia > Marda Loop, Calgary
Location of Marda Loop in Calgary
"Altadore" redirects here. For the Neopia world, see Altador.

Marda Loop is a Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) in Calgary, Alberta, centred on 33rd and 34th Avenues SW between Crowchild Trail and 19th Street SW. It bisects the neighbourhoods of South Calgary and Altadore and is east of the community of Richmond. Image File history File links Dot-yellow. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (960x1192, 791 KB) [edit] Summary [edit] Licensing File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Glenmore Reservoir Bowness, Alberta Kensington, Calgary Inglewood, Calgary McKenzie Lake, Calgary Foothills Medical Centre... Nickname: Motto: Onward Location of Calgary within census division number 6, Alberta, Canada. ... This is a list of Neopian worlds in alphabetical order. ... A Business Improvement District (BID) is a public/private sector partnership in which property and business owners of a defined area elect to make a collective contribution to the maintenance, development and marketing/promotion of their commercial district. ... Nickname: Motto: Onward Location of Calgary within census division number 6, Alberta, Canada. ... Motto: Fortis et liber(Latin) Strong and free Capital Edmonton Largest city Calgary Official languages English (see below) Government - Lieutenant-Governor Norman Kwong - Premier Ed Stelmach (PC) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 28 - Senate seats 6 Confederation September 1, 1905 (split from Northwest Territories) (8th [province]) Area Ranked... Crowchild Trail is a major thoroughfare located on the west side of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. ... Location of Altadore in Calgary Altadore is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. ...

Marda Loop Square

The area has become one of Calgary's most popular outdoor shopping venues. Businesses consist of small-scale retailers, coffee shops, and pubs. The BRZ hosts an annual street festival, the Marda Gras Festival, in early August. The area is named after Marc and Mada Jenkins, who were the owners of the Marda Theatre (Odeon Theatre), the name being a combination of their two names. The theatre was opened in 1953 and closed in 1988. It was demolished 1990.


Historically, the area has always been a hub of activity for that part of the city as it was once a turnaround point for the "Marda" streetcar line. In recent years, the community saw a serious decline due to the departure of the Canadian Forces base and the closure of the MQ (Married Quarters) area. However, in the last 7 - 10 years, there has been a large upswing in the business and residential community due to substantial redevelopment in the area and the community has regained some of its historical vibrancy. A tram system, tramway, or street railway is a railway on which trams (streetcars, trolleys) run. ... A Canadian Forces Base or CFB (fr. ... Urban renewal (also called urban regeneration in British English) is a movement in urban planning that reached its peak in the United States from the late 1940s through the early 1970s. ...


Recently there has been a significant increase in housing density in the surrounding neighbourhoods, as older homes are giving way to new highear density condominiums. Marda Loop is becoming a trendy area with an influx of higher income households and a business demographic. Evidence of the shift towards a younger and more dynamic population can be seen in new and emerging community events and facilities. The area plays host to an annual film festival, a Yoga & Meditation Community Center, and an annual street festival aptly named "Marda Gras". This article refers to a form of housing. ... The Marda Loop Justice Film Festival Annually occurs near Calgarys Marda Loop Area. ...


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