‘Cityscape’ approved as name of new northeast suburb

“Cityscape” is likely to join Legacy, Walden, Silverado and SkyView Ranch in Calgary’s ever-growing list of unusual suburban community names.

Calgary Planning Commission has unanimously approved the proposed name for a suburban community at Country Hills Boulevard N.E. and Metis Trail, despite the municipal naming committee’s objections.

Terry Wong, chairman of the city’s advisory panel on street and neighbourhood names, said he had concerns about Cityscape’s geographically “agnostic” and possibly confusing name if people started dubbing it “City.”

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