City council is in an awkward spot. If it changes the rule that now bans any new liquor store from opening within 500 metres of an existing store, it will surely be accused of pandering to Daryl Katz, owner of the Edmonton Oilers and perpetual lightning rod for civic controversy. 416 more words
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Edmonton councillors have asked administration to draft an amendment that could see the blanket moratorium on combative sports events lifted as early as Feb. 28. 1,097 more words
City council will be asked to approve a new development in southwest Edmonton that’s about as far out to the fringes of the city as you can get without leaving it. 471 more words
Whyte Avenue, spanning from Bonnie Doon to the University of Alberta, is one of the busiest stretches of road in Edmonton and now there’s talk of putting an LRT there. 881 more words
The Alberta Court of Appeal has upheld the brand new zoning regulations Edmonton City Council brought in last year to allow for a different set of rules for liquor stores in the suburbs, compared to mature neighbourhoods. 297 more words
As the Coliseum closes its doors to the public after an eventful farewell weekend, Northlands is looking ahead to some big changes.
The city will take possession of the arena on Jan. 530 more words