Edmonton

City shares plan for a safer and more equitable Edmonton

News Release City shares plan for a safer and more equitable Edmonton City Administration is proposing a comprehensive strategy to advance community safety and well-being in Edmonton. “Edmonton will become one of the first Canadian cities to take this kind of system-wide approach to community safety and well-being,” said City Manager Andre Corbould. “The Community Safety … Continue reading

FC Edmonton signs forward Marcus Simmons
Edmonton / Sports

FC Edmonton signs forward Marcus Simmons

News Release FC Edmonton signs forward Marcus Simmons Edmonton, AB – FC Edmonton has signed forward Marcus Simmons for the 2022 season. The 21-year-old Edmonton product is a former member of FC Edmonton Academy.Last year, Simmons played nine games (five starts) with the University of York Lions, scoring one goal and recorded 11 shots on goal.Simmons played … Continue reading

Edmonton

Spring/summer waste collection schedule begins March 29

News Release Spring/summer waste collection schedule begins March 29 With warmer weather around the corner, residents are encouraged to visit edmonton.ca/waste to confirm their waste collection schedule. Starting March 29, food scraps carts will be collected once every week. Garbage carts will continue to be collected every two weeks and recycling will be collected every week. The … Continue reading

Edmonton ends masking in public spaces
Edmonton

Edmonton ends masking in public spaces

News Release Edmonton ends masking in public spaces Edmonton City Council voted to repeal the Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings bylaw (Bylaw 19408) during a special Council meeting this afternoon. Effective immediately, masks are now only mandatory in settings as required by the Government of Alberta. These locations include public transit, AHS-operated and contracted facilities, and all … Continue reading

Edmonton / Sports

2022 PBAC Basketball Finals, Feb.19, at Legacy Athletics in Edmonton

The Pinoy Basketball Association in Canada (PBAC) successfully organized the final games between Kabayan Driving School and Prairie United/Brothers in the Master’s Division and Transcend Esthetics against Pinoy Truckers in the Open Division.A three-point competition spiced up the finals organized by PBAC under commissioner Rey Mendoza with the support of Red Pascua of Pascua Credit. Continue reading

Edmonton

City of Edmonton invests in new affordable housing

News Release City of Edmonton invests in new affordable housing The City is investing in 565 units of affordable housing through six projects that will help people who have experienced homelessness, women and children fleeing violence, Indigenous peoples and low-income seniors. City Council approved $16.77 million in grant funding today as part of the third … Continue reading

Do you want to help your community? Become a firefighter!
Edmonton

Do you want to help your community? Become a firefighter!

News ReleaseGive back to your community: Become a firefighter Do you want to help your community? Become a firefighter! A modern firefighter has skills that go beyond physical strength including effective communication, emotional intelligence, customer service, compassion, creative problem solving, teamwork and resilience. “A career in firefighting is about making people feel safe and contributing … Continue reading