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Downtown Edmonton arena plaza to follow well behind new rink

Oilers fans won’t be celebrating the team’s playoff successes – should there be any to celebrate — in the plaza out front of the new arena until 2018, because the area won’t be complete until well after the new rink opens. 326 more words


Trooper, Lights, Arkells headline K-Days as Northlands kicks off season

WATCH ABOVE: Some big names and fresh faces are headlining at K-Days this summer. As Fletcher Kent reports, it comes as Northlands undergoes somewhat of a transformation itself. 718 more words


Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson says asking for arena cash a 'waste' of political capital

Some Edmonton city councillors appear ready to back down from asking the province to help bridge a funding gap with the downtown arena

At issue is the project, which though well underway is technically still short $32 million in funding — money the city was expecting from the provincial government. 285 more words


City of Edmonton won't cash in on casino deal as land prices frozen

Appreciating land values in the arena district won’t be realized by city taxpayers despite a sale of land to the Katz Group, thanks to a clause in the original deal. 296 more words


Future of Rexall Place: Repurpose or demolish and develop

WATCH ABOVE: Northlands CEO Tim Reid and Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson speak about the recommendations of a Northlands committee on the future of Rexall Place. 885 more words


Northlands committee to recommend scaled down Rexall Place: sources

A proposal for a scaled down but still open and operating Rexall Place will be unveiled at a press conference tomorrow, Metro has learned.

Northlands will release a report from its arena strategy committee Wednesday at 10 a.m. 229 more words


Edmonton's Baccarat Casino to be revamped in deal set to be announced

The Baccarat Casino beside the new Rogers Place arena will be replaced with a more upscale casino in a new deal set to be announced Monday. 203 more words