Progressive Partnership, Innovative Redevelopment

This website explores a redevelopment vision shared by the Royal Canadian Kensington Legion No. 264 and Truman. Recently approved by Calgary City Council, this website is an opportunity for community members to learn more about the vision.

Since the February 8, 2016 Public Hearing on the supporting Land Use Amendment and unanimous decision of approval by Council, Calgary Planning Commission has approved the second phase of development implementation — the mid-rise mixed use building Development Permit (DP) on August 25, 2016. Truman Development Corporation and the Kensington Legion No. 264 are pleased to share that construction of the new home of the Kensington Legion, at 1910 Kensington Road NW in West Hillhurst is well underway.


Ground Breaking

Thank you to all those who joined us in celebration on
March 4th at the official groundbreaking ceremony.

The Place Where Memories & Community Thrive

Founded as a community meeting place for Canada’s veterans, the Legion welcomes a broad membership beyond veterans with the social purpose of fostering community, municipal, and national service.

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New urbanism design and thoughtful approach win awards for two developments

June 17, 2016

A pair of residential development projects with strong ties to Calgary’s military have been named winners of prestigious design and planning awards.

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Calgary's Kensington Legion getting a new beginning

March 4, 2016

Construction for a new hall for the Kensington Legion is forging ahead, with an official groundbreaking ceremony in Calgary on Friday.

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Kensington Legion redevelopment gets unanimous support from council

February 8, 2016

Despite concerns from some residents, council unanimously approved redevelopment of the Kensington Legion through a deal that could save the struggling branch and provide a new model for “asset rich, cash flow poor” legions across Canada.

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