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

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

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

City of Edmonton urges continued compliance with COVID restrictions
covid 19 / Edmonton

City of Edmonton urges continued compliance with COVID restrictions

News Release City of Edmonton urges continued compliance with COVID restrictions The City of Edmonton asks Edmontonians to follow all COVID-19 rules and guidelines as the Province of Alberta extended restrictions to January 21.The province originally announced mandatory provincewide restrictions in December to protect Albertans and the health system, and slow the spread of COVID-19.“While … Continue reading

City urges Edmontonians to adhere to new public health guidelines through holiday season
covid 19 / Edmonton

City urges Edmontonians to adhere to new public health guidelines through holiday season

News Release City urges Edmontonians to adhere to new public health guidelines through holiday season With new provincial public restrictions taking effect Sunday, the City reminds Edmontonians to follow all COVID-19 guidelines as they safely enjoy the upcoming holiday season.Outdoor ActivitiesWhile indoor recreation activities are banned, Edmontonians have many options to enjoy the outdoors safely … Continue reading