Alberta / PH Media Association

Watch the interview: Edmonton mayoral candidate Michael Oshry at the PMAA `Meet The Press’

4th Philippine Media Association of Alberta’s “Meet The Press”, September 19, 2021 at the Palabok House Restaurant. Guest is Edmonton mayoral candidate Michael Oshry. Host is Lito Velasco, editor of Alberta Filipino Journal. yegvote #michaeloshry #meetthepress #palabokhouse #philippinemedia #yeg Continue reading

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program
Edmonton / covid 19

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program

News Release City facilities to follow restriction exemption program Edmontonians may have greater peace of mind when participating in or accessing City of Edmonton programs and services after the City decided today to adopt the Government of Alberta’s restriction exemption program.  Starting Monday, anyone using a public City facility or service will be required to show … Continue reading

City invites input on neighbourhood renewal, alcohol consumption in parks pilot project, and Greenlong Towers rezoning
Edmonton

City invites input on neighbourhood renewal, alcohol consumption in parks pilot project, and Greenlong Towers rezoning

Public Service Announcement City invites input on neighbourhood renewal, alcohol consumption in parks pilot project, and Greenlong Towers rezoning The City of Edmonton invites residents’ input into projects, policies and initiatives that grow our communities, establish government services and prepare our city for the future. Below are current opportunities for Edmontonians to shape their city. … Continue reading

City proposes strengthened harassment definitions in Public Places Bylaw
Edmonton

City proposes strengthened harassment definitions in Public Places Bylaw

News ReleaseCity proposes strengthened harassment definitions in Public Places Bylaw The City of Edmonton is recommending changes to the Public Places Bylaw to strengthen the definition of what constitutes harassment.  In April, City Council directed administration to work with the Anti-Racism Advisory Committee to review and recommend amendments to the anti-bullying sections in the City’s … Continue reading

Edmonton

City completes plan for largest, most complex Yellowhead Trail project

News ReleaseCity completes plan for largest, most complex Yellowhead Trail project The City of Edmonton has completed the concept plan for the largest and most technically complex project of the Yellowhead Trail Freeway Conversion Program. While a detailed cost estimate will be determined during the design phase, the St. Albert Trail to 97 Street project … Continue reading

Edmonton recognized for innovation and impact; wins two national awards for planning excellence
Edmonton

Edmonton recognized for innovation and impact; wins two national awards for planning excellence

News ReleaseEdmonton recognized for innovation and impact; wins two national awards for planning excellence The Canadian Institute of Planners has honoured the City of Edmonton with an Award for Planning Excellence for the Open Option Parking project and an Award of Merit for The City Plan. These annual awards recognize innovation, impact on the profession and are the highest level … Continue reading

Edmonton

City offers new COVID-19 recovery grant program for festivals and events

Public Service Announcement City offers new COVID-19 recovery grant program for festivals and events A new one million dollar recovery grant program will soon be available to help Edmonton festivals and events negatively impacted by COVID-19.  The grant program will help encourage the return of festivals and events by offsetting additional costs incurred as a … Continue reading

Edmonton

Recreation facilities and amenities reopening this week

News Release Recreation facilities and amenities reopening this week The City of Edmonton continues reopening facilities and amenities this week under Stage 2 of the Government of Alberta’s Open for Summer Plan, which allows the general public to participate in individual and group activities. Facility reopenings are occuring in phases to ensure appropriate staffing is … Continue reading

City releases joint plan to address racism and make Edmonton safer for all
Edmonton

City releases joint plan to address racism and make Edmonton safer for all

News ReleaseCity releases joint plan to address racism and make Edmonton safer for all The City of Edmonton, Edmonton Police Service and Edmonton Police Commission have developed a joint work plan to enhance community safety, well-being, inclusion and anti-racism in Edmonton. Following public hearings on anti-racism, recommendations from the Community Safety and Well-being Task Force, … Continue reading

City announces new two-year strategy to stimulate downtown vibrancy
Edmonton

City announces new two-year strategy to stimulate downtown vibrancy

News Release City announces new two-year strategy to stimulate downtown vibrancy The City of Edmonton has announced a new two-year Downtown Vibrancy Strategy to support businesses, visitors, employees and residents of downtown. The Strategy outlines short-term steps the City, along with its many dedicated partners, will take to re-energize and activate the heart of Edmonton. The strategy focuses … Continue reading