Ward 9 Great Neighbourhoods Calgary – Gian-Carlo Carra

This is the official website for Gian-Carlo Carra, City Councillor for Ward 9 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Panda-monium is coming to the Calgary Zoo!

On May 7, 2018, the Calgary Zoo will be opening the Panda Passage exhibit. The excitement for the zoo's newest visitors can't be felt by the child in us all. 

 Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra, Ward 9 Councillor, is joined by students from Prince of Wales School to celebrate the Calgary Zoo's announcement of the opening of the Panda Passage on May 7, 2018. April 9, 2018 (PHOTO CREDIT: Kerianne Sproule/PostMedia) 

Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra, Ward 9 Councillor, is joined by students from Prince of Wales School to celebrate the Calgary Zoo's announcement of the opening of the Panda Passage on May 7, 2018. April 9, 2018 (PHOTO CREDIT: Kerianne Sproule/PostMedia) 

Published on April 11, 2018

The countdown for the opening of the Panda Passage exhibit at the Calgary Zoo is on. On May 7, 2018, the Calgary Zoo will open its doors to an exhibit that is expected to attached 1.5 million visitors and contribute $18 million dollars to the local economy and create 200 construction jobs. 

As a gem of Ward 9, the reality is that the Calgary Zoo is a world class institution which has a tremendous impact on Calgary's economy. 

If you get a chance, be sure to head out for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. For more information on the Panda Passage exhibit visit the Calgary Zoo's website. 

P.S. The Calgary Zoo also offers fee assistance for Calgarians through their ZooShare program. The program provides access to the Calgary Zoo through a 75% discount off regular day admissions. You can access the program by calling 3-1-1 for more information.