June 2012 News
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 20, 2012
Two areas of Edmonton Transit received 2012 national awards honouring excellence in public transit from the Canadian Urban Transit Association.
June 19, 2012
City of Edmonton officially unveiled the design for its new balloon entry in the Capital Ex parade.
June 19, 2012
The City of Edmonton is hosting a federal research and development pilot project designed to enhance public safety on public transit systems in Canada.
June 14, 2012
29 Edmonton women and their families will have safe new homes with the help of a $4.3 million investment by the City of Edmonton and the Government of Alberta through the Cornerstones Affordable Housing Program.
June 11, 2012
The debut crime novel by Edmonton author Wayne Arthurson has taken the $10,000 prize in the Alberta Readers’ Choice Award.
June 05, 2012
Athletics Canada has awarded Edmonton the right to host the 2015 Panamerican Junior Athletics Championships.
June 04, 2012
Edmonton’s newfound expertise in turning waste paper and cotton textiles into recycled paper and paper products could soon be crossing the border into the United States.
June 03, 2012
Edmonton City Councillor Karen Leibovici was today acclaimed President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) by municipal government delegates at FCM’s 75th Annual Conference in Saskatoon, Sask.