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6 Things to Do for Earth Day Around 17th Ave SW

On this Earth Day, we are spotlighting environment-focused businesses and the serene green spaces that harmonize urban living with nature.

Past the kitchen galley and through the rear doors, you’ll find a plant haven at Maven. With a massive selection of plants, grab a coffee and take your time exploring your options.
1006 17 Ave SW

Peaseblossoms Flowers, located in the historic Brigden Block (c. 1912), provides products that are local, fair trade, unique and unusual.
1417 11 St SW

Saje makes 100% natural products for the mind, body, and space.
880 16 Ave SW

Wellsite Environmental Inc. provides Drilling Waste Solutions to the Oil and Gas Industry. They are constantly striving to find more cost-effective and environmentally sound options.
 408, 1324 17th Ave SW

Human Environment Group has extensive experience managing social and community programs associated with development projects. They specialize in a range of areas, including environmental and social monitoring.
908 17 Ave SW

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Established in 1915, Tomkins Park is nestled among the retail shops and restaurants. The park features benches and a gazebo to enjoy the tall trees and beautifully maintained landscaping.

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The 17th Avenue Business Improvement Area (BIA) is committed to preserving the diverse and energetic character of the area’s business community. We advocate for public safety, revitalize public spaces, implement placemaking initiatives and collaborate with City of Calgary departments to enhance economic well-being and attract new businesses, fostering a thriving and inclusive environment for all.

Our borders are from 16th Street to 2nd Street SW along 17th Ave SW and several blocks of 14th (up to 12 Ave SW), 8th Street SW (up to 14th Ave SW) and 11th Street (up to 14th Ave SW).

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