SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

October 24, 2016 07:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New study on red tape and homebuilding in Calgary-Edmonton corridor coming Tuesday, Oct. 25

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - On Tuesday, Oct. 25, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining residential development and regulations in Alberta.

The study, New Homes and Red Tape in Alberta: Residential Land-Use Regulation in the Calgary-Edmonton Corridor, compares 12 municipalities in the region based on permit approval times, rezoning delays, council and community opposition to development and the costs to comply with homebuilding regulations.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Oct. 25 at 5:30 a.m. (Mountain).

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Ken Green, Senior Director, Centre for Natural Resource Studies
Fraser Institute

To arrange media interviews with Ken Green or for more information, please contact:
Bryn Weese
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(604) 688-0221 ext. 589
bryn.weese@fraserinstitute.org

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