Calgary Urban Aboriginal Initiative shutting down

Centre closed after 3 levels of government failed to come up with funds

APTN National News
A long-running initiative in Calgary designed to help Indigenous newcomers to the city is closing its doors.

A lack of funding commitment from all three levels of government is forcing the closure.

APTN’s Chris Stewart has this story.

Video Journalist / Edmonton

Chris Stewart has been in the media for 20 years. He has worked at CBC, Global and CTV as a news camera operator and editor. Chris joined APTN in 2012 in the Saskatoon Bureau and moved to APTN Edmonton bureau in 2015 as a Videojournalist.