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Site Information

Address: 8120 93 Street NW, on the northeast portion of the site

Operator: Bissell Centre

King Edward Park is a 34-suite building and the first of five new modular supportive housing sites developed in collaboration with Homeward Trust, with funding support from the Government of Canada’s Rapid Housing Initiative and the City of Edmonton. 

The first 15 residents began moving in over a three-week period in the fall of 2022, while the remaining units will be occupied over the following two months. Bissell Centre is currently planning an open house and developing a Good Neighbour Plan. 

Each unit has furniture and appropriate mobility and accessibility adjustments. Units come with basic furnishings, including tables, chairs, couches, TVs and beds. Residents are given choices around other basic amenities to help them determine how their new home looks and feels. 

Moving into supportive housing is a gradual process as each resident has specific needs. Homeward Trust and the Bissell Centre are working together to ensure a safe and smooth transition.

Site Activity

Update - July 2021

Construction on main floor columns, elevator and stair cores, and second floor structural slabs will take place in July and August. Work is progressing as per the current project schedule with completion by the end of 2021.

Previous Updates

Site excavation, compaction, backfill,  pile installation, and foundation work are complete. 

Design Update

In 2021, Homeward Trust and the City shared final design renderings for Edmonton’s new supportive housing developments. The buildings were designed by GEC Architecture, one of Edmonton’s leading design firms. Learn more about the design process

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