Chinatown

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Two police officers seen from behind as they walk down a street with a Chinatown gate in the background
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Coming up at council: June 20-24, 2022

City council will meet on Monday, with a continuation scheduled for Friday morning. The council services committee will meet Wednesday morning, with a public hearing scheduled for the afternoon. There's also a non-regular council meeting scheduled for Friday, for a private discussion about the upcoming budget.

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A woman wearing a T-shirt that reads "I (heart) YEG Chinatown" behind a crowd on a tour
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Chinatown 'like a wound that we all have,' says advocate

A mother is only as happy as her saddest child, says Hon Leong of the Chinatown Transformation Collaborative (CTC). If Edmonton is the mother, Chinatown is that unhappiest child.

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Lola's Gift Shop at the Edmonton Downtown Farmers Market
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Pop-up brings Chinatown to Downtown Farmers' Market

Lola's Gift Shop, a month-long pop-up located on the first floor of the Edmonton Downtown Farmers' Market (EDFM), aims to raise awareness about businesses in Chinatown, in addition to Asian- and BIPOC-owned businesses.

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A newspaper clipping headlined "Lack of interest kills Chinatown hopes"
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A moment in history: Jan. 27, 1977

On this day 45 years ago, supporters of a plan to revitalize Edmonton's Chinatown district were on the verge of giving up.

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Coming up at council: May 10-14, 2021
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Coming up at council: May 10-14, 2021

This week council's executive committee will discuss an update from the Chinatown Transformation Collaborative Society, and more.

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Chinatown Dining Week prepares to kick off its fourth year
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Chinatown Dining Week prepares to kick off its fourth year

Chinatown Dining Week is back in Edmonton — with a few changes to account for the pandemic.

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