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Rideau Road from Rideau Towers apartment bloick, March 24, 1955
Rideau Road from Rideau Towers apartment block, March 24, 1955
NA-5093-61

Rideau-Roxboro Community Associaton fonds

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Table of Contents

Series 1 Minutes and policies. -- 1975-1985
Series 2 Financial records . -- 1967-1985
Series 3 Land development and planning. -- 1959-1984
Series 4 Activities, concerns, and initiatives. -- 1959-1984
Series 5 Correspondence. -- 1973-1984
Series 6 Newspapers and newsclippings. -- 1972-1984
Series 7 Facilities. -- 1976-1979
Series 8 Affiliated organizations. -- 1976-1980.

Inventory

Series 1 Minutes. -- 1975-1985. -- 8 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of the meeting minutes of the Rideau-Roxboro Community Assocation, as well as policy reports, a list of goals and objectives, and other related documents. Series is incomplete.
M-7579-1 Minutes. -- 1975-1976 [incomplete].
M-7579-2 Minutes. -- 1977-1978 [incomplete].
M-7579-3 Minutes. -- 1979-1982 [incomplete].
M-7579-4 Minutes. -- 1983-1985 [incomplete].
M-7579-5 Policies, goals and objectives. -- 1970-1977.
Series 2 Financial records. -- 1967-1985. -- 2 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of a limited number of financial statements and related documents and correspondence, as well as applications and information regarding a fundraising casino. Series is incomplete.
M-7579-6 Financial statements and related documents. -- 1967-1985 [incomplete].
M-7579-7 Casino application and information. -- 1978-1979.
Series 3 Land development and planning . - 1959-1984. -- 60 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of documents related to property development in Rideau-Roxboro, particularly high rises. Series also includes various development permit applications and documents related to re-zoning.
M-7579-8 Rideau Towers apartment planning documents and correspondence [Rideau Place SW]. -- 1973-1975
M-7579-9 Mission Bridge Islands planning documents and correspondence. -- 1972-1974.
M-7579-10 Miscellaneous land development concerns. -- [ca. 1970s].
M-7579-12 Roxboro Park planning documents and correspondence. -- 1973-1976.
M-7579-13 Miscellaneous planning-related correspondence. -- 1974-1976.
M-7579-14 Roxboro Office and Square planning documents and correspondence [4th Street and 26th Avenue SW]. -- 1975-1976.
M-7579-15 Publication entitled "Observations" written by the Planning Advisory Committee of Rideau-Roxboro. -- 1976.
M-7579-16 Publication entitled "The 'Downtownization' of the Mission District" written by Nancy S. Luxford. -- [ca. 1976].
M-7579-17 Public Service Planning Advisory Taskforce documents and correspondence. -- 1976.
M-7579-18 Correspondence with the City of Calgary Planning Department. -- 1976.
M-7579-19 Publication entitled "The Calgary Plan" annotated by member[s] of the Rideau-Roxboro Community Association. -- 1977.
M-7579-20 Community Planning Questionnaire. -- [ca. 1978]
M-7579-21 Community Statistics Survey. -- [ca. 1977]
M-7579-22 Documents and correspondence related to inner city planning. -- 1977.
M-7579-23 LRT land use concerns. -- 1978-1979.
M-7579-24 Concerns regarding lot sizes and development. -- 1979.
M-7579-25 Calgary River Management development related documents and correspondence. -- 1978-1979.
M-7579-26 Land Use Bylaw [annotated by member[s] of Rideau-Roxboro Community Association. -- 1979.
M-7579-27 Land Use Bylaw Assessment written by the Inner City Coalition. -- 1979.
M-7579-28 Development related correspondence with the City of Calgary. -- 1976-1978.
M-7579-29 Miscellaneous land development concerns. -- 1977-1980.
M-7579-30 Mission Area Redevelopment Plan. -- 1979-1982.
M-7579-31 Planning and Development concerns regarding traffic on 4th Street SW. -- 1982-1983.
M-7579-32 Development Permit Applications. -- 1981-1983.
M-7579-33 Switzer Tower planning documents [123 26th Avenue SW]. -- 1979-1982.
M-7579-34 Switzer Tower related documents and correspondence [123 26th Avenue SW]. -- 1981-1983.
M-7579-35 Switzer Towers site appeal [123 6th Avenue SW]. -- 1982.
M-7579-36 Elbow River development concerns. -- 1983.
M-7579-37 Development related correspondence with Sennet Development Ltd. -- 1979-1980.
M-7579-38 Development related correspondence with Sennet Development Ltd. -- 1983-1984.
M-7579-39 Playground Planning. -- 1983-1984.
M-7579-40 Land Use maps. -- n.d.
M-7579-41 Re-zoning in Rideau Park. -- 1959-1978.
M-7579-42 Miscellaneous community re-zoning. -- 1973-1979.
M-7579-43 Whitburn property re-zoning and development [715 Rideau Road SW]. -- 1977.
M-7579-44 Opposition to Whitburn property re-zoning and development [715 Rideau Road SW]. -- 1977.
M-7579-45 The Park Royal re-zoning [25th Avenue SW and 26th Avenue SW]. -- 1979-1980.
PA-2943 Houses in Rideau-Roxboro. -- n.d. -- 149 photographs
M-7579-68 Slides featuring various views in Rideau-Roxboro. -- n.d.
Series 4 Activities, concerns and initiatives . -- 1959-1984. -- 6 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of records documents various activites of the community association, as well as the concerns and initiatives of the community's residents, particularly concerns regarding the underenrollment and potential closure of Rideau Park Elementary School.
M-7579-46 Miscellanous school activities and correspondence. -- 1974-1976.
M-7579-47 Reports and other documents on Rideau Park Elementary school potential closure and underenrollment. -- 1977.
M-7579-48 Community concerns regarding potential closure and underenrollment of Rideau Park Elementary. -- 1978-1979.
M-7579-49 Community concerns regarding potential closure and underenrollment of Rideau Park Elementary. -- 1978-1979.
M-7579-50 Community concerns regarding traffic. -- 1959-1974.
M-7579-51 Community concerns regarding garbage collection. -- 1973-1975.
M-7579-52 Neighbourhood Communications Linkage. -- 1977.
M-7579-53 Miscellaneous social activities. -- 1978-1979.
M-7579-54 Documents and correspondence regarding community sports. -- 1978-1983.
M-7579-55 Concerns regarding 4th Street traffic barrier. -- 1979-1984.
M-7579-56 Rideau-Roxboro Community Association letterhead. -- n.d.
Series 5 Correspondence. -- 1973-1984. -- 5 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of correspondence regarding a variety of issues between members of the Rideau-Roxboro Community Association and affiliated individuals and organizations.
M-7579-57 Correspondence. -- 1973-1974.
M-7579-58 Correspondence. -- 1977-1979.
M-7579-59 Correspondence. -- 1982-1983.
M-7579-60 Correspondence. -- 1977-1984.
   
Series 6 Newspapers and newsclippings . -- 1972-1984. -- 2 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of newsclippings collected by members of the Rideau-Roxboro Community Association and an incomplete set of the Rideau-Roxboro Newsletter. Series is incomplete.
M-7579-61 Newsclippings. -- 1972-1979.
M-7579-62 Newsletters. -- 1977-1984 [incomplete].
Series 7 Facilities. -- 1976-1979. -- 3 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of the lease of the Rideau-Roxboro Community Hall, as well as ideas for a new Community Hall and a Community Clubhouse.
M-7579-63 Community hall lease. -- 1976.
M-7579-64 Ideas for new Community Hall. -- 1978.
M-7579-65 Ideas for new Community Clubhouse. -- 1978-1979.
Series 8 Affiliated organizations . -- 1976-1980. -- 4 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of correspondence with two affiliated organizations that worked with a number of Calgary communities.
M-7579-66 Correspondence with the Federation of Calgary Communities. -- 1976-1979.
M-7579-67 Correspondence with the Inner City Coalition. -- 1979-1980.
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