The community of Fairview is located in Calgary’s SE. Fairview is bordered by Glenmore Trail in the North, the Bow River in the East, Heritage Dr. in the South and MacLeod Trail in the West. The community was annexed by Calgary in 1956. The western area is primarily residential. The eastern area is an industrial park. Fairview contains two established public schools, one of which offers French immersion.
The Fairview Community Association offers a number of programs. The community also has an annual Spring Fling clean up, a parade of garage sales, craft sales, and tour of Christmas lights. Fairview also remains in close contact with the City to advocate on behalf of residents on issues ranging from traffic concerns to zoning regulations. Check out the local community association website at www.fairviewcommunity.ca.
The Fairview Arena is is no longer run by the Fairview Community Association. Arena and ice rental information can be found at www.fairviewarena.com.
The Fairview Hall is no longer available for private bookings. It is now the home of In-Definite Arts which runs art programs for individuals with developmental disabilities. Visit www.indefinitearts.com for information.