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Stantec announces move to new building in Edmonton arena district

Stantec will be joining the City of Edmonton and the Edmonton Oilers in moving into the new downtown arena district.

The engineering firm announced Wednesday that they will be consolidating their staff from the five buildings in downtown Edmonton into a new building in the arena area. 198 more words


New nutrient recovery system coming to Edmonton waste-treatment plant

A new piece of technology that got it’s start in Edmonton will soon be returning to the city’s waste-water treatment plant, with the goal of keeping hundreds of kilograms of nutrients out of the North Saskatchewan River. 197 more words


Fly along demonstrates challenges from Edmonton Police helicopter's new rural home

It’s the first call of the night — police on the ground are following a vehicle with a suspected stolen licence plate.

Edmonton police pilot Tyler Tebbutt and flight officer Tom Bechthold are ready to lift off with a Metro reporter along for the ride, and a 10 minute flight ahead of them — over Sturgeon County and Big Lake — just to reach the city limits. 453 more words


City review of Jasper intersection found it safe, but Mayor Don Iveson argues standards could be higher

The Jasper Avenue intersection where a 19-year old woman was hit and critically injured last week meets city standards, but Mayor Don Iveson said it’s those standards that may need to change. 255 more words


Edmonton Coun. Michael Walters floats Churchill Square smoking ban

Coun. Michael Walters wants people in Churchill Square to butt out.

During Wednesday’s council meeting, Walters asked administration to look into whether the city has the legal authority for such a ban. 163 more words


School zone speed limits return to Edmonton

EDMONTON – After a 40-year hiatus, school zone speed limits are returning to Edmonton.

Wednesday morning, city council approved putting speed limits in school zones back into effect starting this fall. 128 more words


Edmonton city council approves electronic parking meters

EDMONTON - Drivers will soon no longer need coins at parking meters in Edmonton.

On Wednesday, city council approved a plan to implement electronic parking meters across the city. 131 more words