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Concerned pet-owners ask city council to build fence at off-leash site

WATCH ABOVE: A group of Edmontonians is calling on city council to protect their pets. Vinesh Pratap has more.

EDMONTON – Some Edmontonians are calling on the city to protect their four-legged friends. 253 more words


Winspear Centre looking for City of Edmonton to back loan for Robo-Parkade

Imagine: it’s the future and you drive to the Winspear for an event, and then a robot arrives to park your car for you.

It’s not science fiction. 294 more words


Office of Traffic Safety looking to leave more room for error on Edmonton roads

Ever make that left turn a little earlier than you should? Merge into traffic without as much space as you thought?

These small mistakes, which can become major accidents, are the next target for the Office of Traffic Safety, as they continue to work towards reducing collisions on city roads. 222 more words


Supreme Court decision could stop prayer at Edmonton City Council meetings

A Supreme Court decision could put a stop to the interfaith prayers that open city council meetings.
The court ruled that the reading of a Catholic prayer at council meetings in Saguenay, Que., infringes on freedom of conscience and religion. 181 more words


Breaking down the Northlands report on the future of Rexall Place

A much-anticipated report with recommendations for the future of Rexall Place was released Wednesday that lays out what could happen to the old barn, when the new downtown arena opens. 234 more words


Churchill Square now smoke-free

EDMONTON — Edmonton’s Churchill Square is officially smoke-free.

Signs thanking visitors for not smoking were set up in the square Wednesday.

In a close vote last month, city council decided to ban smoking in the popular downtown space. 59 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