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All Edmontonians on the hook for back alley repair work

Edmontonians will be on the hook for upgrades to back alleys, even if they don’t have one.

On Wednesday, the city’s Transportation Committee voted in favour of rolling the cost of back alley repairs into the neighbourhood renewal program, which is supported by all Edmonton homeowners through a dedicated portion of property taxes. 206 more words


Edmonton city council weighing options for next step in LRT expansion

EDMONTON – Edmonton’s transportation committee didn’t vote on a recommendation by city administration Wednesday to make the Valley Line LRT expansion from downtown to Lewis Farms a top priority. 268 more words


Edmonton city council approves 16-storey development in Old Strathcona

EDMONTON — Edmonton city council voted in favour of rezoning a piece of land in Old Strathcona to allow for a new high-rise development.

At 16 stories high, … 555 more words


Thursday's letters: Potato, potahto — All potatoes not created equal

Re. “Little Potato plans U.S. expansion,” April 12

I read with interest the article on little potatoes. I have used these potatoes and although they are expensive, they are every bit as tasty as described. 742 more words


Edmonton group pushes to have 'City of Champions' slogan resurrected

EDMONTON – One year after the ‘City of Champions’ slogan was removed from Edmonton’s welcome signs, a local group is making it its mission to have the slogan resurrected. 395 more words


Edmonton city councillor holds infill forum for Rio Terrace residents

EDMONTON – More than 150 Rio Terrace residents spent their Saturday afternoon at a meeting about infill in their community.

Ward 5 City Councillor Michael Oshry organized the forum at the Rio Terrace Moravian Church after a number of residents launched opposition to the building of two skinny houses on a lot where one house previously sat. 400 more words


Wanted: Tenant for massive building on Edmonton landfill site

EDMONTON – Looking for a new location for your business in Edmonton? The city has something available, but you have to get used to having a landfill as your neighbour. 456 more words