Recent uptick in speeding on Edmonton roads concerns mayor and city official

As Edmontonians are being asked to stay home as much as possible amid an ongoing coronavirus pandemic, city officials say they have seen a spike in drivers speeding on roads. “The Edmonton Police Service and the City of Edmonton have…

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…

Manning Drive closed as Edmonton police call in bomb unit to traffic stop

Posted March 24, 2020 1:42 pm Updated March 24, 2020 2:21 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Manning Drive in north Edmonton was closed Tuesday morning after police found “potentially hazardous…

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…

Edmonton councillors vote for default 40 km/h residential speed limit

Councillors voted Wednesday to implement a default speed limit of 40 km/h in most of Edmonton’s residential neighbourhoods. READ MORE: Edmonton city councillors discuss proposal to reduce residential speed limit It will also apply to core roads like Jasper Avenue and…

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…

E-scooters returning to Edmonton streets this spring

With spring weather slowly approaching, electric scooters will be returning to Edmonton streets in just a few weeks, and it appears a new company is joining the mix. Bird Canada confirmed its scooters will return on April 1. Bird said…

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…