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Improving streetscapes to focus on a green and walkable Downtown will make it a more attractive and desirable place for people of all ages.

The vision for a green and walkable downtown includes improvements to downtown streets that will make Downtown more accessible, easier to navigate and more pleasant for pedestrians.  

Streetscape improvements may include wider sidewalks, more trees, street furniture, pedestrian wayfinding signs, and higher-quality paving materials.

These improvements will encourage more people to use the streets for walking and cycling. The Downtown will be a more attractive, safe, and desirable place for people of all ages.

Streetscape improvements will be constructed over the next 15 to 20 years.

Downtown Streetscape Manual

The first step in creating Green and Walkable Streets is to develop a Streetscape Design Manual for Downtown and the Quarters Downtown. This project is currently underway and will be completed in 2018.

Downtown Newsletter

Get the scoop on what's happening Downtown.

Edmonton's Downtown Story

Something big is happening here, and it’s like nothing that’s come before. It's a total transformation, and change of this scope takes an entire community.

For More Information

Urban Renewal

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Email urbanrenewal@edmonton.ca

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