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Getting around during the Servus Edmonton Marathon

Public Service Announcement Getting around during the Servus Edmonton Marathon On Sunday, August 21, thousands of competitors from here and abroad will take to city streets for the 2022 Servus Edmonton Marathon. Celebrating its 31st year, the marathon will wind through a number of historic neighbourhoods and past Edmonton’s scenic River Valley. The race is … Continue reading

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City of Edmonton activates its extreme weather response to keep vulnerable people safe during hot weather expected over the next several days

  News Release Extreme weather response activated The City of Edmonton has activated its extreme weather response to keep vulnerable people safe during the hot weather expected over the next several days. The activation went into effect at 8 a.m. this morning and will end at 8 a.m. Monday, August 22, with flexibility to extend … Continue reading

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City and downtown partners team up to pilot drug poisoning prevention and response program

News ReleaseCity and downtown partners team up to pilot drug poisoning prevention and response program The City of Edmonton, Downtown Business Association and Boyle Street Community Services have joined together to pilot a new program to help prevent and respond to drug poisonings in Edmonton.   Operated by Boyle Street, Overdose Prevention & Response Teams (OPRTs), … Continue reading

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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