Extreme speeding an ongoing issue on Edmonton roads during COVID-19 pandemic

Edmonton police say they continue to see cases of “extreme speeding,” as traffic volume has gone down over the past few weeks due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Related News The Edmonton Police Service said Friday there’s been a “significant increases…

Edmonton mayor addresses speeding drivers on city roads

March 26 2020 6:44pm City data shows an increase in speeding this past week, which Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson chastized on Thursday, saying the health care system and police do not need to be dealing with collisions during the COVID-19…

Edmonton road crews have filled more than 15,000 potholes this year

More than 15,000 potholes have been filled in Edmonton so far this year, which is more than double the number that had been filled just two weeks ago. Related News As of Wednesday afternoon, the City of Edmonton said 15,615…

Man, 63, attacked during violent road rage incident in northwest Edmonton

Edmonton police are looking for anyone who may have witnessed a violent attack on a 63-year-old man related to a road rage incident during the Thursday morning commute. Police said it happened on the Yellowhead Trail eastbound exit to the…

Truck rollover in west Edmonton traffic circle sends 1 person to hospital

Posted March 6, 2020 7:42 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ At least one person was taken to hospital after a pickup truck lost control and rolled into the middle of…

Boy seriously injured after being struck by school bus in north Edmonton

A 12-year-old boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was struck by a school bus in north Edmonton Wednesday morning. It happened at the intersection of Castle Downs Road and 162 Avenue at around 8:30 a.m., police…

City union calls for full audit of Edmonton snow-clearing operations

Rob Marianix has been with the City of Edmonton for more than 30 years; the last 28 of those in the roads department. “Our members are frustrated and there’s no other avenue of venting right now,” says Marianix, responding to…