Regional Roundup

The Regional Roundup provides you with the latest headlines and happenings related to growth and development in the Edmonton region.

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Recent editions

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

The latest on the region in Edmonton. Alberta Municipalities says parties don't belong in local politics; Trudeau announces $175M for Edmonton housing; Strathcona County makes Forbes list

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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

The latest on the region in Edmonton. Spruce Grove building permits hit $277M; EMRB says climate inaction could cost region $4B by 2050s; scooter companies remain bullish on region

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

The latest on the region in Edmonton. Leduc's shelter hangs in balance; Edmonton region experiences highest-ever migration; Spruce Grove sees $277M in development permits

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Recent articles

A crowd of people on stage at a convention.
business region

Explainer: Edmonton's complex regional cooperation landscape

Several of the five municipalities that have voted to leave Edmonton Global say they remain committed to regional economic development — but will do so through other organizations.

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A photo of black and green compost bins.
region technology

How Leduc uses AI to keep plastic out of organics carts

A Leduc pilot program that uses artificial intelligence to help residents keep plastic out of organics bins has been extended to the end of 2024 after the city saw a significant reduction in contamination.

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A bird's-eye view of a large park, including a body of water, meandering paths, and an event centre
city council region

Calls for public engagement: Elections, parks, urban farming

Here are opportunities to help inform city planning about elections, the Northeast River Valley Park, and urban farming.

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