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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


First Nations and Edmonton's shared history to be honoured through public art at Rogers Place

Dene painter Alex Janvier has created stunning pieces for Ottawa’s Canadian Museum of History, and is now set to beautify Rogers Place following an unprecedented public art grant announced by the city on Monday. 461 more words


New Edmonton arena on time and on budget: city

WATCH ABOVE: Just over a year after ground broke, Rogers Place is quickly taking shape. Vinesh Pratap gives us a behind-the-scenes look.

EDMONTON — Construction of Rogers Place in downtown Edmonton is more than a year old and the city says the project is both on time and on budget. 536 more words


Edmontonians want Rexall Place to stay open after new arena opens: Survey

Edmontonians want to keep Rexall Place standing even after a new arena opens downtown.

A survey of 26,000 people conducted online released Thursday showed only 14 per cent of people feel the building should be torn down with 40 per cent hoping to see it repurposed and 30 per cent suggesting it should be kept as is. 215 more words


Edmonton councillors concerned, but powerless on temporary foreign workers at arena project

Some city councillors expressed reservations about the use of temporary foreign workers at the downtown arena build, but also admitted they’re powerless to stop it. 232 more words