Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Celebrating Community Heroes: Presentation of the Governor General’s Commendation for Outstanding Service

At a special public ceremony on Tuesday, September 17, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented a commendation for outstanding service to the citizens of Calgary for their response to the 2013 floods.

Mayor Naheed Nenshi accepted the award on behalf of all Calgarians. Alberta country star Corb Lund performed at the event.


  1. Congratulations Mayor Nenshi & Calgarians!!!! I am proud to call this city my home. Such spirit!!!!
    But my thoughts still go out to those who were impacted by the flood. So sad.
    Marie C.