Category: Our City

Bike Lanes

Bike Lanes

The bike lanes in Edmonton’s core are now open, and I have received a number of comments that people are concerned about how to use them, or how to adjust their driving habits and behaviours to respond to the new bike la ...

ETS Transit Strategy

ETS Transit Strategy

The Edmonton Transit Strategy and the bus service changes have caused much concern. The Transit Strategy is still on-going, and there will be routes that are added and changed. I have concerns about these changes; in ...

Community Traffic Safety Award Winner

Community Traffic Safety Award Winner

This morning I was truly honoured to present the Community Traffic Safety Award to Liane Langlois, of the Alberta Motorcycle Safety Society. Two years ago, Liane took notice of the high number of crashes involving motorc ...

Summer Events Calendar

Summer Events Calendar

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Alldritt Tower

Alldritt Tower

On April 26 Council voted to approve the development of Alldritt Tower, just east of the Shaw Conference Centre, on Jasper Avenue and 96 Street. The application was complex, and there were lots of aspects to consider. ...

EPCOR Drainage Transfer

EPCOR Drainage Transfer

On Wednesday, April 12, City Council voted 7-6 in favour of transferring drainage services to EPCOR. Drainage services are set to be transferred to EPCOR within six months. EPCOR has assured the city that the transfer ...

Preparing for Canada's Legalization of Cannabis

Preparing for Canada’s Legalization of Cannabis

The federal government is planning on tabling legislation in the spring to legalize marijuana in Canada. It can take a long time for the bill to be studied and to be passed into law, but Edmonton is already planning for ...

Stay Safe this Holiday Season

Stay Safe this Holiday Season

The holiday season is now upon us. Amid all the hustle and bustle, friends, family, and festivities, please remember to be safe. Please do not drink and drive. Plan ahead, designate a driver, leave your car overnight, or ...

DONATE A RIDE 2017 Campaign Kickoff

DONATE A RIDE 2017 has officially started! Every year DONATE A RIDE fundraises to provide transit tickets to Edmontonians in need. This program is one of the many programs to take place in Edmonton, and it is one that ...

North Expansion of the LRT

North Expansion of the LRT

The extension of the LRT is a major priority for this Council. I have been advocating for the LRT’s extension into the north part of the city in my time in office. Northern expansion is in the plan for the Metro line, an ...

User Fee Roadways Discussion

User Fee Roadways Discussion

As Edmonton continues to grow and as our roads steadily get more congested, options to reduce traffic need to be considered. ...

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