Calgary Police Commission to meet as ongoing tensions in Beltline grow



Calgary Police Commission will hold a special meeting on Friday to discussion discuss the Calgary Police Service’s response plan for the ongoing protests in the Beltline.


The special meeting will be the first time the entire Commission has met on the issue since last weekend’s protests, the Commission Chair, Commission Vice-Chairs and Councillors on the Commission met with Mayor Jyoti Gondek earlier this week to discuss ongoing concerns.


Residents wanting to watch the public portion of the special meeting starting at 3:30 p.m, Friday afternoon.


Public participation will not be accepted at Friday's special meetings, but written submissions under 500 words can be submitted to the Commission prior to the meeting.


A recording of the meeting will be published on the Commission website on Friday evening for anyone who is unable to watch it live.