Open Gov

Meet Edmonton’s Writer-at-Work

When I saw the position of Writer –at-Work with the City advertised in the Writers Guild newsletter, I was excited. I remembered how much I enjoyed hanging out on pipeline construction projects, tal...

City Harnesses Cloud Power

The City of Edmonton’s IT Branch has a 60-year legacy of innovations and “firsts”. In early April,  our announcement with Google to supply much of our office technology tools starting later thi...

Edmonton’s Cutting Edge Traffic Management

The task was two-fold: create a video promoting Edmonton to an international audience of thousands, while at the same time explaining the most cutting-edge aspect of the City’s Intelligent Transport...

Help Us Beta Test the new ETS Trip Planner

The newest version of the ETS Trip Planner is available for public testing until the end of October.  ETS aims to continuously improve the technology behind its online tools to provide products that ...

Technology at the heart of Edmonton’s Smart City status

Edmonton has joined the ranks of the few Smart Cities in the world. That doesn’t mean we’ve arrived and all the hard work is over, but we’re making gains. Throughout the world the label Smart Ci...

Edmonton’s New Open Data Catalogue!

We’re growing. On January 13, 2010 Edmonton was officially the fourth municipality in Canada to launch an Open Data Catalogue. Driven by community interest and a passion for innovation, several ...

City of Edmonton and IBM work towards smarter urban traffic safety

Back in March, the City of Edmonton was chosen among 24 cities worldwide to be part of IBM’s Smarter Cities Challenge – an initiative that recognizes cities that are revolutionizing the wa...

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