Bankview, Forest Lawn among Calgary communities struggling in attempts at revitalization

In urban renewal, as in life, there are always winners and losers.

For every Bridgeland or Ramsay — communities that managed to rise from the ashes of neighbourhood decay — there are those that have been unable to take the next step.

East Calgary Ald. Andre Chabot has had his share of disappointments when it comes to investment into his communities, many of which suffer from both aging populations and poverty.

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