City Centre Redevelopment Conceptual Designs on Display at NAIT
February 22, 2011
Edmontonians can view and provide observations on the conceptual designs from five international teams shortlisted to provide the master plan for the City Centre Redevelopment project.
A public information session will be held:
Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Time: 5 – 9pm
Location: NAIT North Lobby at 11762 – 106 [..]
Mayor’s Task Force on Community Sustainability Launched
February 07, 2011
Neighbourhoods, schools, city, province all working together to build effective partnerships to sustain and build core neighbourhoods
A new task force appointed by Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel will seek answers on how to help sustain and support Edmonton’s mature neighbourhoods as part of a healthy and vibrant City [..]
Dance, Spin, Slide: Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre Opens
January 28, 2011
Edmontonians are invited to check out the City of Edmonton’s newest recreation centre when the doors to Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre open to the public for the first time on Saturday, January 29.
The facility opens its doors at 5:30am and will offer Edmontonians a host of [..]
Excavation Begins for New $6M Community Centre in Boyle Renaissance
January 28, 2011
Excavation and demolition work are underway for the new $6 million community centre in Phase 1 of the Boyle Renaissance project. Demolition of the previous Boyle Street Community Hall (built in 1983) has begun.
The first stage of construction will be for the new 14,000 [..]
Apartment Housing Proposed in Norwood
January 26, 2011
A public meeting is being held to discuss rezoning for new apartment housing along 95 Street.
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Alberta Avenue Community League Hall
9210 – 118 Avenue NW
The public meeting will discuss an application to amend the Norwood Neighbourhood Improvement Plan and the existing Zoning Bylaw for properties located on [..]
Survey Shows Conditional Support for Arena Project
January 13, 2011
According to a December telephone survey, 59 per cent of respondents support developing a downtown arena, while 67 per cent said they would support the arena, providing taxes don’t increase and infrastructure dollars aren’t reallocated.
Edmontonians also said that they want assurances that the risks and benefits are [..]
The Every Day Way to Get Bus Schedule Texts
January 07, 2011
ETS pilots text messaging
As a new pilot service, ETS riders can now send a text message to 31100 and get bus schedule information sent directly to their mobile phone in seconds.
“ETS is always looking to add value and offer new creative ways to get information [..]
23 Avenue Bridges Open
Aug 23, 2010
Following three years of extensive construction, the City of Edmonton is opening the second of two bridges across 23 Avenue on time and on budget. When the 19 Avenue overpass opens by the end of September, the 23 Avenue Interchange will be completely accessible to traffic.
“Motorists will now be safer [..]
Six-storey Apartment Building Proposed in Old Strathcona
August 19, 2010
A public meeting is being held to discuss a proposal to amend the Strathcona Area Redevelopment Plan and the Zoning Bylaw from IB to DC2 at a property located at 10054 – 79 Avenue NW.
Date: Thursday, August 26, 2010
Location: Trinity Lutheran Church, 10014 – 81 [..]
Airport Design Competition Lands on 5 Finalists
Aug 6, 2010
Firms from around the world to compete for redevelopment project
The world has designs on the future of Edmonton’s City Centre Airport land.
Five design firms from Sweden, the Netherlands, UK, the United States and Canada will compete for the chance to deliver the winning plan to redevelop the [..]