Councillor Tim Cartmell

Profile for City of Edmonton Ward 9 Councillor.


Ward 9 Councillor Tim Cartmell was first elected to Edmonton City Council in 2017.

Tim is a Professional Engineer and small business owner. His business is about designing and managing building projects, including past projects like the Expo Centre for Northlands and three seniors lodges for the Greater Edmonton Foundation. Prior to serving in public office, Tim also worked for Alberta’s Treasury Board and Edmonton Catholic Schools. 

Giving back to the community has always been very important to Tim. He has more than three decades of community volunteer experience, including various community league roles, coaching minor hockey, and various roles on discipline and practice standards committees with his professional association, APEGA. 

In 2013, he received the APEGA Summit Award for Community Service and in 2014, he received the Engineers Canada Meritorious Service Award.

Tim and his wife, Cathy, were born and raised in Edmonton and live in south Edmonton with their three children: Matthew, Riana and Justin. 

Tim currently serves as:  Chair of the Urban Planning Committee, Member of the Inter-Municipal and Regional Development Committee, Member of the Audit Committee, and is on the Board of Directors for the Fort Edmonton Park Management Company.

Tim also supports the following Council Initiatives: Live Active for health and recreation, Active Transportation, and the Winter City strategy for realizing all the benefits of our beautiful northern city.