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By the numbers: Seven-year saga of Edmonton's much-delayed Metro Line LRT

WATCH ABOVE: New details have been released about the often-delayed Metro Line LRT project. Vinesh Pratap has the details. 

EDMONTON — It’s been seven years since the plan to extend the LRT from downtown to NAIT was approved by city council. 524 more words

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No more bike lanes on busy west Edmonton road

WATCH ABOVE: On Tuesday night, Edmonton city council voted to remove bike lanes from a busy west end road. Jessica Kent reports on the decision, and Slav Kornik provides reaction on social media.  326 more words

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Edmonton police pitch new headquarters as space reaches 'critical proportions'

WATCH ABOVE: The police department is asking city council to consider a new administrative building in the next capital budget. Jessica Kent explains.

EDMONTON — Overcrowding at the downtown police headquarters is so bad, the service wants council to approve a new building. 422 more words

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Edmonton property tax could increase significantly

WATCH ABOVE: The current property tax numbers on the table are leading to a lot of debate about how much homeowners can handle. Vinesh Pratap reports. 268 more words

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Up in a Cloud of Vape

There is not enough evidence to support or discount vaping.

By KAYLEN SMALL

Originally published in Vue Weekly June 11, 2015.

Quitting smoking isn’t an easy thing to do, and going at it cold turkey isn’t for everyone.

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'City of Champions' being removed from Edmonton welcome signs

EDMONTON – City Council voted Tuesday to remove the “City of Champions” slogan from the “Welcome to Edmonton” signs.

In a close vote, councillors approved getting rid of the slogan and to look at replacing the seven entrance signs. 200 more words

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Winspear Centre considering robo parkade

WATCH ABOVE: Could Edmonton be the next Canadian city to adopt technology-forward parking? Lisa Wolansky finds out.

EDMONTON – How would you feel about a robot parking your car? 230 more words

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