Edmonton

Metro Line and System-Wide LRT closures February 25-28

Public Service Announcement Metro Line and System-Wide LRT closures February 25-28 There will be significant adjustments to LRT service from February 25-28 to accommodate testing and commissioning work for the Metro Line alternative signalling system.  On February 25 and 26, the Metro Line will be closed. To travel between Churchill and NAIT, transit customers can … Continue reading

City takes first steps to reactivate indoor sport and training
Edmonton

City takes first steps to reactivate indoor sport and training

News ReleaseCity takes first steps to reactivate indoor sport and training Starting February 11, the City of Edmonton will begin implementing a stepped approach to reactivating indoor training and sport support, starting with accommodating school groups, sport organizations, and children’s sport and performance activities with existing bookings to use City facilities.  Seven arenas (Terwillegar, Callingwood, … Continue reading

Extreme weather response activated
Edmonton

Extreme weather response activated

Public Service Announcement Extreme weather response activated The City of Edmonton has activated its extreme weather response to help keep vulnerable Edmontonians safe during the cold weather expected in the coming days. Edmonton Transit Service will provide service on two dedicated overnight bus routes (a north loop and a south loop) that travel between emergency shelters, transit … Continue reading

City provides update on increased COVID-19-related enforcement
covid 19 / Edmonton

City provides update on increased COVID-19-related enforcement

Public Service Announcement City provides update on increased COVID-19-related enforcement The City thanks Edmontonians and businesses for their continued efforts to follow public health orders and help reduce the spread of COVID-19. The City of Edmonton’s enforcement officers are dedicated to enforcing the Chief Medical Officer of Health Orders related to AHS public health restrictions … Continue reading

Edmonton

Edmonton businesses closed due to COVID-19 may be eligible for BIA fee rebate

Public Service Announcement Edmonton businesses closed due to COVID-19 may be eligible for BIA fee rebate  Businesses within Edmonton’s Business Improvement Areas (BIAs) may be eligible for a rebate of up to three months of their 2020 BIA tax if they were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The rebate is part of the Edmonton … Continue reading

New energy efficiency program provides rebates to Edmonton homeowners
Edmonton

New energy efficiency program provides rebates to Edmonton homeowners

News Release New energy efficiency program provides rebates to homeowners Edmonton homeowners now have more ways to save money, support our local economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The new Home Energy Retrofit Accelerator (HERA), a residential energy efficiency incentive program, provides rebates to homeowners for a variety of home improvements.“The City of Edmonton remains … Continue reading

City issues permanent layoff notices as part of 2021 budget reductions 
Edmonton

City issues permanent layoff notices as part of 2021 budget reductions 

News Release City issues permanent layoff notices as part of 2021 budget reductions  Layoff notices have been issued to City of Edmonton employees as part of the organization’s 2021 budget reduction plan. In December of last year, City Council approved $49.9 million in budget reductions to arrive at a tax levy increase of zero per cent … Continue reading