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Edmonton advocates looks to Vancouver medical marijuana rules

An Edmonton man is eyeing new municipal rules for medicinal marijuana in Vancouver as he feels they could eventually spread to Edmonton and help him open a dispensary without breaking laws. 379 more words


Edmonton arts council unveils new public art for arena

When it opens next year, Edmonton’s grand new rink will be joined by an essential tree, a skater’s arch and figures in motion.

The Edmonton Arts Council revealed three winning submissions for public art around Rogers Place Tuesday. 276 more words


Triathlon and Tour of Alberta combine force for Edmonton's Race Week

The ITU Triathlon and the Tour of Alberta are joining forces to market themselves in Edmonton this September as Race Week.

Mayor Don Iveson officially proclaimed Sept. 187 more words


Edmonton trees suffering in hot summer conditions

Edmonton’s hot dry summer is putting a strain on the city’s tree canopy, but the city won’t know just how bad the damage is until next year. 293 more words


Councillors move forward with possible downtown Edmonton district heating system

The city is pushing ahead with a plan for a district heating system in the downtown.

Councillors green-lit a plan last week for Calgary company Enmax to prepare a business case for the proposed system that could offer heat to buildings across the downtown. 201 more words


Edmonton councillors call for ban on corporate and union cash in elections

Edmonton city councillors passed a resolution Wednesday that will see the mayor ask the province to allow Edmonton to ban corporate and union donations in municipal elections in much the same way as has been done at the provincial level. 390 more words


Edmonton offices seeing higher vacancy rates as more supply coming online

Office space in Edmonton is growing at a breakneck pace, with almost 100,000 square feet more available now than at the start of the year and a vacancy rate that has already eclipsed 11 per cent. 338 more words