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Edmonton city councillor backs down from plan to decentralize office budgets

One councillor’s bid for more transparency in councillor office budgets came to an end Monday, after city administration determined it would be difficult to break down. 193 more words


Mayor Don Iveson slowly working through campaign promises

With his first year behind him, the promises Mayor Don Iveson made during the campaign fall into the complete, the partially complete and the still to come. 289 more words

South Edmonton Park and Ride lot changes could mean longer commute

EDMONTON – It’s already packed full every day, but changes to the Park and Ride lot at Century Park could make taking transit even less convenient in the future. 384 more words


Edmonton testing the waters on subject of on-street parking, as part of pilot project

If a planned pilot program for a one-sided parking ban works this winter, the city wants to know if you’re willing to accept it city-wide. 196 more words


Canadian Taxpayers Federation takes aim at City of Edmonton sick day usage

City workers are sick more often than their private sector counterparts, according to new data from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, but the city says those numbers don’t tell the whole story. 220 more words


Edmonton City Hall considering taking services to the streets

The wheels are in motion on a proposal to bring city services to you, with a mobile city hall.

The proposed mobile city hall unit is in the idea stage, but the idea would be to have a truck that could offer city services in your neighbourhood. 203 more words


'I'm not trying to ostracize anybody': Councillor Walters on smoking ban in Churchill Square

Watch above: It’s a popular spot for festivals or just to have lunch on a nice day. Vinesh Pratap has more on the idea to ban smoking in Churchill Square. 474 more words