Edmonton mayor has mixed reaction to $120M Terwillegar Drive provincial funding

Mayor Don Iveson said while the Terwillegar Drive investment is good news, it was not on the city’s list of economic priority infrastructure projects sent to the province in April and he hopes local priorities will be respected in future…

Edmonton able to re-conceptualize Terwillegar Drive expansion with new funds: Cartmell

City of Edmonton Ward 9 councillor Tim Cartmell explains how the plans for the Terwillegar Drive expansion changed as a result of the new $120M funding boost from Alberta government, saying there are fewer restrictions as previous funding commitments included…

Terwillegar Drive expansion gets $120M funding boost from Alberta government

Premier Jason Kenney announces the Alberta government will contribute $120 million to expand and upgrade Terwillegar Drive in southwest Edmonton, which is expected to create 860 new jobs. The plan includes a second overpass over Anthony Henday Drive and several…

Alberta boosts infrastructure spending by 40%, cuts business tax to boost economy

June 29 2020 7:51pm Premier Jason Kenney announced Alberta will spend $10 billion on infrastructure projects to boost the economy and create jobs. As Tom Vernon explains, the province is also cutting the corporate business tax to boost the economy.…

‘Alberta open for business’ as corporate tax rate is lowered to 8%

June 29 2020 2:55pm Premier Jason Kenney and Finance Minister Travis Toews said the corporate income tax rate was set to go from 10 to eight per cent in the coming years, but on Monday announced it will be done…

Premier Kenney says innovation jobs grant coming for tech industry

June 29 2020 2:42pm Premier Jason Kenney said the province is creating an innovation jobs grant for industries such as high-tech and artificial intelligence, to replace the investment tax credit and SHRED credit that he said was underutilized. ‘ });…

Man airlifted to hospital after crash on QEII south of Edmonton

The driver of a semi-truck was taken to hospital by STARS Air Ambulance after a collision on the QEII Highway south of Edmonton Wednesday morning. At 7:35 a.m., RCMP were called to a serious collision on the QEII at the…

Fiery crash on Anthony Henday Drive near Sherwood Park

A collision between a pickup and a semi truck on Anthony Henday Drive near Wye Road on the east side of Edmonton caused traffic delays Thursday. As Vinesh Pratap explains live on Global News at Noon, there were flames shooting…

Fiery crash closes portion of Anthony Henday Drive

Posted June 18, 2020 1:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A portion of Anthony Henday Drive was closed to traffic late Thursday morning after a fiery two-vehicle collision on the…

Alcohol ‘believed to be a factor’ in highway crash south of Calgary: RCMP

Posted June 12, 2020 11:11 am Updated June 12, 2020 11:12 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ RCMP say alcohol is “believed to be a factor” in a crash on Highway…