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List of mayors of Calgary

Mayor of Calgary
Incumbent
Naheed Nenshi

since October 25, 2010
Style Mayor, His/Her Worship
Member of City Council
Reports to City Council
Seat Calgary Municipal Building
(Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
Appointer Direct election by residents of Calgary
Term length 4 years
Formation December 4, 1884 (1884-12-04)
First holder George Murdoch (Town)
Salary $191,589 plus benefits (2011)[1]
Website http://calgarymayor.ca/

This is a list of mayors of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

George Murdoch was the first mayor of Calgary.
Mayors of Calgary
Mayor Term Began Term Ended
1 George Murdoch December 4, 1884 October 21, 1886
2 George Clift King November 4, 1886 January 16, 1888
3 Arthur Edwin Shelton January 16, 1888 January 21, 1889
4 Daniel Webster Marsh January 21, 1889 January 20, 1890
5 James Delamere Lafferty January 20, 1890 January 19, 1891
6 James Reilly January 19, 1891 January 18, 1892
7 Alexander Lucas January 18, 1892 January 2, 1894
8 Wesley Fletcher Orr January 16, 1894 January 6, 1896
9 Alexander McBride January 6, 1896 January 4, 1897
8 Wesley Fletcher Orr (2nd time) January 4, 1897 January 3, 1898
10 Arthur Leslie Cameron January 3, 1898 January 3, 1899
6 James Reilly (2nd time) January 3, 1899 January 2, 1900
11 William Henry Cushing January 2, 1900 January 7, 1901
12 James Stuart Mackie January 7, 1901 January 6, 1902
13 Thomas Underwood January 6, 1902 January 5, 1904
14 Silas Alexander Ramsay January 5, 1904 January 2, 1905
15 John Emerson January 2, 1905 January 14, 1907
10 Arthur Leslie Cameron (2nd time) January 14, 1907 January 2, 1909
16 Reuben Rupert Jamieson January 2, 1909 January 2, 1911
17 John William Mitchell January 2, 1911 January 2, 1913
18 Herbert Arthur Sinnott January 2, 1913 January 2, 1915
19 Michael Copps Costello January 2, 1915 January 2, 1919
20 Robert Colin Marshall January 2, 1919 January 3, 1921
21 Samuel Hunter Adams January 3, 1921 January 2, 1923
22 George Harry Webster January 2, 1923 December 31, 1926
23 Frederick Ernest Osborne January 3, 1927 December 31, 1929
24 Andrew Davison January 1, 1930 December 31, 1945
25 James Cameron Watson January 1, 1946 December 31, 1949
26 Donald Hugh Mackay January 1, 1950 October 19, 1959
27 Harry William Hays October 19, 1959 June 30, 1963
28 John Walter Grant MacEwan July 4, 1963 October 18, 1965
29 John Clifford Leslie October 18, 1965 October 22, 1969
30 James Rodney Winter Sykes October 22, 1969 October 31, 1977
31 Ross Patterson Alger October 31, 1977 October 27, 1980
32 Ralph Phillip Klein October 27, 1980 March 21, 1989
33 Donald Adam Hartman March 21, 1989 October 23, 1989
34 Alfred Herman Duerr October 23, 1989 October 22, 2001
35 David Thomas Bronconnier October 22, 2001 October 25, 2010
36 Naheed Kurban Nenshi October 25, 2010 Present

References

  1. ^ Cuthbertson, Richard (18 January 2012). "Nenshi best compensated mayor in Canada, report reveals. What do you think?". Calgary Herald. Retrieved 3 March 2014. 

Sources

  • Biographies of Calgary's mayors from the City of Calgary web page
  • Frederick Hunter: "The Mayors and Councils of The Corporation of Calgary"
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