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Strengthening Edmonton's financial sustainability
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The City of Edmonton is releasing a series of public discussion papers, called ‘white papers’, about the City’s financial management plan, The Way We Finance, that speaks to City Council’s 10-year strategic goal to ensure Edmonton’s financial sustainability. The...
Published at City of Edmonton
REVISED Media Advisory - Borden Park celebrates major revitalization
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Borden Park celebrates major revitalization Media are invited to join MLA Jacquie Fenske, MLA Brian Mason, Councillor Tony Caterina and representatives from the City of Edmonton and Edmonton Arts Council as they celebrate the official opening of the newly revitalized Borden Park. Date:  Frid...
Published at City of Edmonton
Fashionably fierce in winter wear; it can be done
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Winter is on its way, but that doesn’t mean your fashion sense is on its way out the door! Aspiring designers will be showcasing winter-friendly fashions for women, men and children at the For the Love of Winter Design Competition, now in its fourth year. Date:  Saturday, September 20,...
Published at City of Edmonton
Metro Line trains on the tracks this weekend
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Testing taking place between MacEwan and NAIT stations The City of Edmonton is asking motorists and pedestrians to stay safe while contractors run tests on a portion of the Metro Line this weekend. On Saturday, September 21 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., and on Sunday, September 22 between 5 p.m. and...
Published at City of Edmonton
Premier Prentice assures Michener residents facility will not close
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“All Michener residents will be permitted to live out their remaining years in the place that has long been their home among people whose embrace they have enjoyed for many years.” “We have seen the dedication and caring that our frontline staff have for all Michener residents. We respect, and ar...
Published at Government of Alberta
Weekend closures on the Henday at Yellowhead Trail and Baseline Road
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Weekend closures on the Henday at Yellowhead Trail and Baseline Road
Workers will need to close northbound Anthony Henday Drive and each ramp to install girders for a new bridge in the Yellowhead Trail Interchange.Northbound Anthony Henday Drive will be closed from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Friday night, and 7 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Saturday night. The following additional c...
Published at Government of Alberta
Depth Chart
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Pre-Season Depth Charts and Rosters Week A   DOWNLOAD   June 13, 2014  vs BC Lions Week B   DOWNLOAD   June 20, 2014  @ Saskatchewan Roughriders Re...
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
PCL Celebrates Completion of Canada’s New Signature Museum
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Published at PCL Companies
Orders in Council
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PROCLAMATION - To prorogue, effective September 18, 2014, the Second Session of the Twenty-eighth Legislature of Alberta, and to convene the Third Session of the Twenty-eighth Legislature of Alberta on November 17, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
Published at Government of Alberta
1st and 10
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3 things to watch and more as the Esks battle the Hamilton Ti-Cats at Tim Hortons Field on Saturday at 5 p.m. MT
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
Get ready for a bike lane multi-sensory experience
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Get ready for a bike lane multi-sensory experience
The City is setting up a temporary bikeway with a cycle track, bike boulevard and contra-flow lane in Old Strathcona. Date & Time:  Friday, September 19, 3 – 8 p.m. & Saturday, September 20, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Location:  83 Avenue from McIntyre Park to 106 Street This i...
Published at City of Edmonton
Firefighters tackle a steep learning curve
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Firefighters tackle a steep learning curve
A group of elite firefighters who are part of Edmonton’s Fire Rescue Services Technical Rescue Team conducted intense rescue training exercises on a steep embankment in the River Valley’s Rio Park. This training is key to maintaining the skills of those specialized firefighters who ar...
Published at City of Edmonton
Prentice Government cancels licence plate redesign
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Prentice Government cancels licence plate redesign
No design or slogan changes “Albertans want us to deal with priorities they have identified in health care, education, infrastructure and seniors. Changing the design of Alberta’s licence plates is not one of them. We are going to invest our time, effort and resou...
Published at Government of Alberta
State of the U: UAlberta has 'dared and achieved together'
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President Indira Samarasekera delivers her State of the University address Sept. 18. (Edmonton) Almost a decade ago, two great women with a lifelong passion for learning met face-to-face for the first time. One, a former lieutenant governor of Alberta and University of Alberta chance...
Published at University of Alberta ExpressNews
University of Alberta endowment tops $1 billion
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University of Alberta endowment tops $1 billion
The University of Alberta's endowment fund has surpassed $1 billion for the first time. (Photo: Richard Siemens) (Edmonton) For the first time, the University of Alberta’s endowment fund has surpassed $1 billion. With investment returns of 15.4 per cent over the past yea...
Published at University of Alberta ExpressNews
Pre-Game Stats: Eskimos @ Tiger-Cats
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Any and every stat you could want heading into Saturday's game against Hamilton at Tim Horton's Field at 5 p.m. MT
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
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