covid 19 / Edmonton

City of Edmonton adds new restrictions and recommendations

News Release City of Edmonton adds new restrictions and recommendations The City of Edmonton is taking action to help support and enforce the new restrictions the Government of Alberta announced on Tuesday to slow the spread of COVID-19. New measures and recommendations introduced by the City complement the provincial restrictions on gatherings and support enforcement. “In … Continue reading

Edmonton

City of Edmonton responds to new provincial COVID-19 measures

News Release City of Edmonton responds to new provincial COVID-19 measures The City of Edmonton appreciates the new measures announced by the province today. The situation we face with COVID-19 is serious. The virus is spreading faster in Edmonton and more widely than at any other point in the pandemic. “I’ve long stressed that a regional … Continue reading

Edmonton

City of Edmonton Interim City Manager responds to provincial COVID restrictions

News Release City of Edmonton Interim City Manager responds to provincial COVID restrictions This statement can be attributed to Adam Laughlin, Interim City Manager, City of EdmontonThe rising number of COVID cases across Edmonton, the surrounding region, and across Alberta continues to be concerning. The recent announcements on new restrictions by the province are welcome. The … Continue reading

Edmonton

ETS continues to enhance safety and security using unique gender-based approach

News Release Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) is a leading transit agency in North America for using gender-based analysis (GBA+) to further enhance safety and security on transit. This type of unique approach—based on diverse and inclusive community perspectives—will put ETS at the forefront of implementing safety enhancements based on GBA+ and community feedback.  “As part of … Continue reading

Edmonton

City to use Edmonton Convention Centre for temporary pandemic accommodation

News Release City to use Edmonton Convention Centre for temporary pandemic accommodation The City of Edmonton will use part of the Edmonton Convention Centre for temporary pandemic accommodation for vulnerable individuals as part of its commitment to ending homelessness in Edmonton. The City is concerned for the safety and well-being of those sleeping rough including those … Continue reading

Edmonton

City askes Edmontonians to redouble their efforts to protect each other

News Release City askes Edmontonians to redouble their efforts to protect each other Interim City Manager Adam Laughlin is encouraging Edmontonians to be more vigilant in protecting themselves and others after Alberta Health Services announced COVID-19 numbers have increased dramatically in the Edmonton area.“With Thanksgiving and Halloween coming up we all want to get together … Continue reading