December 19, 2012
The City of Edmonton anticipates a vibrant economic outlook for Edmonton and region during 2013.
December 12, 2012
Council voted to re-open negotiations on the proposed downtown arena following an update by administration and a presentation by the Katz Group.
November 28, 2012
A typical Edmonton household will pay a rate increase of about $3.88 a month under the 2013 Operating Budgets for Sanitary and Stormwater Drainage Utilities and the Waste Management Services Utility passed by Council.
November 26, 2012
The City honoured inspirational individuals at the 2012 Salute to Excellence Citation and Performance Awards, an annual event that celebrates residents who go above-and-beyond to enhance arts and culture, community service and sport in the city.
November 20, 2012
The Cornerstones Affordable Housing Program has been a success, thanks to the City’s program partners and projects like the Peoples Pentecostal housing development.
November 16, 2012
The Governments of Canada, Alberta, and the City of Edmonton are marking the end of the 2012 construction season with a bang as tunnelling crews break through the wall at Churchill Station, connecting the North LRT with Edmonton’s existing LRT network.
November 15, 2012
New subdivision in Oxford will showcase sustainable homebuilding.
November 13, 2012
Agrees that Canada needs a 20-year plan with predictable funding to maintain and develop infrastructure.
November 08, 2012
The Proposed 2013 Operating Budget for all civic services, boards and authorities meets Council’s guideline to balance the budget within a 4% tax increase for civic services and 1.5% to continue building the fund for the Neighbourhood Renewal Program.
November 07, 2012
The City of Edmonton’s Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) is concerned about the number of collisions on Whitemud Drive. It says dangerous driving is partly to blame.
November 03, 2012
MLA Naresh Bhardwaj and Edmonton City Councillor Amarjeet Sohi drove a fire truck through a ribbon to officially open Ellerslie Station, the City of Edmonton’s 27th fire station.
November 02, 2012
The old Alberta Cycle Building, located at 9131 118 Avenue, is being torn down to create a temporary green space for the area.
October 31, 2012
The City of Edmonton is wrapping up neighbourhood reconstruction in 2012 with two neighbourhoods rebuilt, seven under construction and various Drainage Renewal, Neighbourhood Renewal and Great Neighbourhoods projects completed.
October 29, 2012
Blatchford selected as the name for the airport land redevelopment.
October 17, 2012
Negotiations with the Katz Group companies and design work on the proposed downtown arena has stopped, following motions directing City Administration to cease work and to look at other options to advance the project.
October 17, 2012
The City of Edmonton has released an animated video that describes preliminary details of the Southeast to West LRT.
October 15, 2012
The City of Edmonton is pleased with a new report showing that Edmonton has one of the best records for decreasing traffic congestion among North American cities.
October 12, 2012
Registration centres to help Edmontonians who suffered uninsurable property damage and loss due to flooding in July 2012 are set to open.
October 10, 2012
Participants gather to learn and share new environmental and community initiatives.
October 09, 2012
The City of Edmonton will internationally market its waste management expertise through a corporation owned by the City.
September 27, 2012
The Way We Green has been honoured with the Government of Alberta’s 2012 Minister’s Award for Municipal Excellence in the category of Outstanding Achievement.
September 25, 2012
Every year, the Office of Traffic Safety collects and analyzes information about traffic collisions, the injuries and fatalities that result from these incidents, and vulnerable road users involved.
September 21, 2012
Friends and neighbours gathered on September 21, 2012 to mark the reopening of the newly rebuilt and improved Northgate Lions Seniors Recreation Centre.
September 21, 2012
The City of Edmonton is the first Canadian city to be accepted as a partner city with the Council for the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
September 18, 2012
Mayor Stephen Mandel provided the following statement today on issues related to the proposed downtown arena and entertainment district.
September 12, 2012
Edmonton was among 120 municipalities included in a Canadian Infrastructure Report Card showing that infrastructure across the country is at risk if a long-term national funding plan is not developed.
September 08, 2012
Forty-two families have affordable townhomes thanks to a $6.3 million investment by the City of Edmonton and the Government of Alberta through the Cornerstones Affordable Housing Program.
August 09, 2012
Event recognizes residents who help beautify city neighbourhoods.
July 17, 2012
City Council has approved the schematic design for the proposed downtown arena, and reaffirmed the budget is $450 million for the arena.
July 12, 2012
32 working families will find their rent more affordable thanks to a $1.16 million investment by the City of Edmonton and the Government of Alberta through the Cornerstones Affordable Housing Program.
July 06, 2012
The City of Edmonton and the Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 First Nations have entered into a formal agreement that will strengthen their working relationship and set the foundation for further cooperation and dialog.
June 29, 2012
Mayor Stephen Mandel joined developer Prem Singhmar to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new upscale hotel in The Quarters Downtown.
June 28, 2012
Construction is underway on a new facility in Clareview that will bring together a recreation centre, library, multicultural centre and high school under one roof, and be surrounded by a new district park.
June 27, 2012
Edmontonians believe Edmonton is a better place to live because of the diversity of people who call it home, according to Racism Free Edmonton’s first survey that looked at residents’ perceptions of the city’s diverse population.
June 22, 2012
The City of Edmonton celebrated the opening of its first Reuse Area, located at Ambleside Eco Station. The Reuse Area gives residents the chance to reuse large items such as sofas, chairs and other household items brought to Eco Stations.
June 19, 2012
City of Edmonton officially unveiled the design for its new balloon entry in the Capital Ex parade.
June 11, 2012
The debut crime novel by Edmonton author Wayne Arthurson has taken the $10,000 prize in the Alberta Readers’ Choice Award.
April 19, 2012
A new partnership between the City and C Returns is helping homeowners find energy savings.
February 02, 2012
Edmonton taxis will no longer have to drive back from the International Airport empty, thanks to a memorandum of understanding signed between the Edmonton Regional Airports Authority and the City of Edmonton.
January 23, 2012
27 new apartment suites will open with the help of the Cornerstones Affordable Housing Program funded by the City of Edmonton and the Government of Alberta.
January 20, 2012
Edmontonians gathered at City Hall to hear from international, national and local experts on how to make a winter city that’s lively, attractive, safe, sustainable and healthy.
January 19, 2012
Conceptual sketches based on preliminary work done by ICON Venue Group have been released.
January 18, 2012
After an extensive search and recruitment process, City Council has appointed Derek Hudson, Gary McCuaig and Suzanne Polkosnik to the Edmonton Police Commission.
January 16, 2012
The City of Edmonton and the Katz Group have selected ICON Venue Group (ICON) as project manager for Edmonton's proposed downtown arena.