Telus Announces $430 Million Investment Across City of Calgary in 2022
As part of its $17 billion investment in operations, network infrastructure, and spectrum across the province now through 2026, Telus has today announced a $430 million investment across the City of Calgary in 2022.
Creating 8,500 new jobs for Albertans and connecting more families to its 5G and PureFibre networks, Telus will connect homes and businesses across the province including in Airdrie, Calgary, Edmonton, Leduc, Lloydminster, Spruce Grove, and St. Albert.
With the rollout of 3.5 GHz spectrum additions later this year, Albertans will have access to Telus 5G network delivering an ultrafast and reliable wireless connection.
“This significant investment by Telus in our community further connects citizens to the tools they need to thrive and will create more well-paying jobs for Calgarians,” said Mayor Jyoti Gondek.
“This generational $17 billion investment in Alberta is a true demonstration of Telus’ long-standing commitment to improving the lives of Canadians by connecting communities from coast-to-coast with our world-leading wireless 5G and PureFibre networks,” said Darren Entwistle, President, and CEO of Telus.
“Our broadband technology is supporting critical, transformational change in respect of enabling online healthcare, education, and teleworking flexibility.”
This week, Telus is also celebrating the opening of Telus Sky, the company’s new state-of-the-art headquarters in downtown Calgary which is one of the most technologically innovative and environmentally-friendly sites in North America.