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Neighbourhood renewal in Terrace Heights was completed in 2013.

  • Neighbourhood reconstruction began in summer 2012.
  • The City worked on 10 project areas between 2012 and 2013.
  • Construction included roadway reclamation, streetlight upgrades and reconstruction of the sidewalk, curb and gutter.
  • The cost-share portion of sidewalk reconstruction paid by property owners was a lump sum of $162.68/m or $11.75/m per year for 20 years.

Photo Gallery - Before and after photos of the neighbourhood renewal in Terrace Heights. 

About the Program

The City of Edmonton is committed to Building Great Neighbourhoods – the building blocks of a great city. Building Great Neighbourhoods is the framework that coordinates neighbourhood investments and construction activities undertaken by the City to renew and improve the livability of Edmonton's neighbourhoods and the lives of the people who live, work and visit the city. This includes the following programs:

Project Lifecycle Build

The Neighbourhood Renewal Program outlines a cost effective, long-term plan to address the needs of Edmonton's neighbourhood roads. The program involves the renewal and rebuilding of roads, sidewalks and streetlights in existing neighbourhoods and collector roadways.

Neighbourhood Reconstruction is a form of neighbourhood renewal that involves complete reconstruction of transportation infrastructure within a neighbourhood.

Construction includes:

  • Roadway reconstruction
  • Street lighting upgrades
  • Sidewalk, curb and gutter reconstruction

Note: Alley renewal is not part of this project.

The Great Neighbourhoods Improvement Fund provides complimentary capital investments that are not covered under the neighbourhood drainage and transportation renewal investments. This is an opportunity to coordinate Great Neighbourhood work with neighbourhood reconstruction to maximize investment and increase the livability of a neighbourhood. As every neighbourhood is different, the investments made are unique to each neighbourhood.

For More Information

Building Great Neighbourhoods

All additional inquiries or escalations can be directed to the Building Great Neighbourhoods team, or by calling 311.


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