July 31, 2018 7:54 pm
Updated: September 14, 2018 2:07 pm

Calgary city council approves Olympic bid plebiscite

Calgary City Council approved the 2026 Olympic bid plebiscite on Tuesday.

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Calgary City Council approved the Olympic and Paralympic Games plebiscite Tuesday.

Ward 8 Coun. Evan Woolley said council approved the date and question for the plebiscite in council that evening.

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People will be asked to cast their vote for one of two options:

  • I am for Calgary hosting
  • I am against Calgary hosting

The official question: Are you for or are you against Calgary hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games?

Calgarians are scheduled to head to the polls on Nov. 13.

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