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City Increases Access to Free Wifi in Calgary

Today, the City of Calgary announced that they have increased access to free wifi in our city, by adding an additional 27 recreation sites to the current list of locations with free wifi. 


“Calgary is a connected community, and Recreation is committed to providing customers with access to online services and information,” says Heather Cowie, Regional Manager with Calgary Recreation, “Our facilities serve as community hubs and this partnership with Shaw Communications creates more ways for people to connect to their community and their world.” [City of Calgary]

For southwest residents, here's a complete list of locations where free wifi is available:


  • Beltline Aquatic & Fitness Centre
  • Glenmore Aquatic Centre
  • Killarney Aquatic & Recreation Centre
  • Optimist/George Blundun Arenas
  • Rose Kohn/Jimmie Condon Arenas
  • Shaganappi Point Golf Course
  • Southland Leisure Centre
  • Stu Peppard Arena
  • Wildflower Arts Centre

Southwest LRT stations with free wifi: 


  • Chinook LRT Station
  • 1st Street S.W. LRT Station
  • 3rd Street S.W. LRT Station
  • 4th Street S.W. LRT Station
  • 6th Street S.W. LRT Station
  • 7th Street S.W. LRT Station
  • 8th Street S.W. LRT Station
  • City Hall LRT Station

To use the free service, wsers will be prompted to register for the service and will receive 500MB of data per 30 days. Once the data has expired and the 30 days has passed, users will be required to sign in again. But that's it, easy and it's free!

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