Teens spread word about ice and river safety

Edmonton Fire Rescue Services is as predictable as the North Saskatchewan River isn’t — especially at this time of year. That valuable double lesson was learned by four buddies who turned a close ...

This is who we are: Edmonton Fire Rescue Services Peer Support Team

Editor’s Note: Today we continue a series of video stories about City of Edmonton employees. In their own words. But, first, just a few more of ours. Together, the 14,000 people who work for the Ci...

TLC for LRT Volume 1: Central Station Update

The platform at Central Station is closed to passengers until April 27 to allow for upgrades to the station’s infrastructure. Trains are still passing through the station, but are not stopping to pi...

Our LRT cookies policy in action! 🍪🙏

Thank you. That was the simple but heartfelt message that Edmonton Transit Service teams and City of Edmonton leaders, armed with coffee and cookies, brought to Metro Line LRT customers Thursday after...

This is who we are: Greenhouse Gas Management Plan Development Team

Editor’s Note: Today we continue a series of video stories about City of Edmonton employees. In their own words. But, first, just a few more of ours. Together, the 14,000 people who work for the Cit...

Metro Line update: City issues Termination Notice to Thales

The City of Edmonton has issued a Termination Notice to Thales, ending a relationship of more than seven years with the company contracted to provide the signalling system for the Metro Line LRT. The ...

Junior city builders share big ideas

Sitting in the bright, open space of EPCOR Tower’s 16th floor, some of Canada’s top experts in architecture, planning and urban form, including the likes of Gene Dub and Renée Daoust, listened in...

Check out the updated Valley Line West LRT

It was 2009. City Council approved the Transportation Master Plan along with the City’s Strategic Plans and Edmonton’s 2040 LRT vision was born. The vision was an LRT Network Plan that called for ...

Clearing the air on clearing the roads

Over the weekend, Edmonton City Council and a local media outlet received an open Letter addressed to the people of Edmonton, written by a group of City employees who said they worked with the Parks...

We say “Thank You!” on Transit Operator Appreciation Day

Transit Operator Appreciation Day is March 18. A day when it’s important to reflect on where our transit system has come from, where it’s going and thank the hard-working transit operators who hel...

Ask About Edmonton launches as election looms

To the list of first names that will attract attention in the upcoming provincial election campaign—Rachel, Jason, Stephen, David, Derek and others—would you consider adding Ed? Edmonton, that is....

One step for the LRT, one giant leap for Edmontonians

Two new light rail transit (LRT) extensions took a giant leap forward on Monday, March 11, 2019 following major funding commitments from the federal and provincial governments. Building on the Novembe...

The Future of Waste is Coming

Trash talk. Cart convo. Diaper discussions. Call it what you will, I sat down to talk about the future of waste in Edmonton with Mike, a home owner residing in the city’s southeast. We chatted cats,...

This is who we are: Infrastructure Maintenance and Infrastructure Operations team

Editor’s Note: Today we continue a series of video stories about City of Edmonton employees. In their own words. But, first, just a few more of ours. Together, the 14,000 people who work for the Ci...

Edmonton’s Neon Sign Museum Celebrates 5th Anniversary!

David has been the Program Manager for the Museum since fall of 2014. David Holdsworth was the original creator and champion of the Museum, and spent several years finding a location for the project a...

An Edmonton girl on International Women’s Day!

We could give you her cool back story first, or you could just watch this. Just watch this. 😊 That’s spoken word poet Nisha Patel reprising verse she shared an hour earlier at Edmonton’s City H...

Adam Laughlin, P. Eng, DCM, father, feminist

Editor’s Note: Adam Laughlin is the City of Edmonton’s Deputy City Manager of Integrated Infrastructure Services, the department that builds things—roads, parks, pools, rec centres, the Walterda...

This is who we are: Mark Annis

Editor’s Note: Today we continue a series of video stories about City of Edmonton employees. In their own words. But, first, just a few more of ours. Together, the 14,000 people who work for the Cit...

Heart of the City stories, Vol. 1, No.1

Wilbur the shepherd-collie had been lost and cold and scared for 14 hours in -20°C temperatures when she came across Shaun Bullock and his warm truck and his big heart. “I was out at the Horse Hill...

This is who we are: Troy Sumner

Editor’s Note: Today we continue a series of video stories about City of Edmonton employees. In their own words. But, first, just a few more of ours. Together, the 14,000 people who work for the Cit...

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