Roof of northwest Edmonton police campus leaking, project likely delayed 1 year

The City of Edmonton discovered “issues with the roof” towards the end of construction during a standard inspection of the Edmonton Police Service northwest campus project, and that’s leading to delays. On Friday, city officials said the roof is leaking…

Fountain outside Edmonton City Hall won’t be ready until October

The Edmonton City Hall fountain replacement project has hit a snag. According to a statement from the city, “a summer opening is not looking good.” City councillors were sent a memo with the updated delay information, which explained the membrane…

Edmonton councillor catches wind of computer tool to measure wind

If Mark Twain had ever taken a stroll down Edmonton’s 103 Avenue, that one-block stretch that links the Edmonton Tower to city hall, he would probably add Edmonton to San Francisco in his alleged quote about “the coldest winter I…

Revamped ‘End of the World’ lookout officially reopens in Edmonton

A popular lookout spot in Edmonton that offers views of the North Saskatchewan River valley has had some work done and officially opened to the public on Wednesday. Work began on Keillor Point — which is also known as “End…

Council vote approves bylaw change for e-scooters in Edmonton

In its final meeting before the summer recess on Tuesday, Edmonton City Council approved changes to the bylaw that governs e-scooters so ride-share companies offering that mode of transportation can officially set up shop in Edmonton. They’re coming a little…

‘Ugly,’ ‘not as pictured’: Edmonton reacts to new Stanley Milner Library design

Edmontonians are starting to get a better idea of what the newly redesigned Stanley Milner Library downtown will look like — and some of the reviews aren’t kind. After weeks of construction, 100 Street reopened over the weekend, giving people…

Edmonton City Council approves zoning rule changes to address homelessness

A vote at Edmonton City Hall on Monday saw changes to zoning rules approved with the aim of providing more support to homeless people living in the city. The change means housing providers will be able to build larger homes…