By Max Foran
What, in financial phrases, used to be looked as if it would be a win-win state of affairs for either events fell prey to a clash among company tension and an unorganized, ill-informed, and over-enthusiastic civic management and town council. Drawing at the inner most documents of Rod Sykes, the CPR’s onsite negotiator and later Calgary’s mayor, Foran unravels the interesting tale of ways politics eventually undermined promise.
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Development Derailed: Calgary and the CPR , 1962–64 by Max Foran