Extreme weather response activated
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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

Neighbourhood blading cycle begins Tuesday, February 17
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Neighbourhood blading cycle begins Tuesday, February 17

Public Service Announcement Click to access PSA_NbhdBladingCycle_Feb2015.pdf Neighbourhood blading cycle begins Tuesday, February 17 City of Edmonton Roadway Maintenance crews will move into neighbourhoods to start blading to a level snow pack of 5 cm or less starting at from 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, February 17. Blading will continue until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February … Continue reading

Environment Canada issues Extreme Cold Warning Alert for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park; Advises Albertans to wear appropriate clothing
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Environment Canada issues Extreme Cold Warning Alert for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park; Advises Albertans to wear appropriate clothing

Alerts for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Source: http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?ab33#2222121021474931773201501030501 4:30 AM MST Sunday 04 January 2015 Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park A period of very cold wind chills is expected. Very cold temperatures combined with light winds will create extreme cold … Continue reading

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Risk of freezing rain early this evening, says Environment Canada

http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/ab-50_metric_e.html Issued: 11:00 AM MST Friday 19 December 2014 Today A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy this afternoon. Risk of freezing rain late this afternoon. High minus 4. Tonight Clearing late this evening. Risk of freezing rain early this evening. Low minus 8. 24 Hour Forecast – Edmonton 19 December 2014 12:00 -8 … Continue reading

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Edmonton’s WinterCity Strategy Earns National Award for Innovation and Leadership

News Release Edmonton’s WinterCity Strategy Earns National Award for Innovation and Leadership   The City of Edmonton has won an award for its leadership in planning excellence, innovation, and implementation potential. The award, presented by the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), honours Edmonton’s WinterCity Strategy in the category of City and Regional Planning. “It is … Continue reading

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City Strives to Keep Neighbourhood Roads Passable

News Release City Strives to Keep Neighbourhood Roads Passable The winter of 2013/2014 has brought with it everything ranging from heavy snowfalls, freezing rains, several freeze/thaw cycles and even a resurgence of potholes, and the rapidly changing conditions have meant that crews have been working around the clock for more than three months straight. Unfortunately, … Continue reading