Housing

Recent work tagged housing


A bike lane flanked by a road and sidewalk
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Coming up at council: Sept. 26-30, 2022

This week, community and public services committee will meet on Monday, with a continuation scheduled for Tuesday morning. Urban planning committee will meet on Tuesday afternoon, executive committee will meet on Wednesday, and the code of conduct subcommittee will meet on Thursday afternoon.

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Cover art for Speaking Municipally, featuring a cartoon turnip in front of Edmonton's City Hall
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Speaking Municipally urges council to step up on housing

Episode 190 of Speaking Municipally challenges city council to spend the money needed to open supportive housing units, even though it's not the city's responsibility.

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Small sacks of tools, with cards affixed reading "Edmonton Tool Library"
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Surplus tools find a home with Housing First participants

The Edmonton Tool Library has teamed up with Find Edmonton to equip people moving out of homelessness with a few items to help them turn a house into a home.

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The Sedona Apartments project proposed for 10209 100 Avenue NW
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Coming up at council: July 4-8, 2022

This is city council's final week of meetings before the summer break. There's a city council meeting on July 4, with a continuation scheduled for July 6. A public hearing is scheduled for July 5.

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Cover art for Speaking Municipally, featuring a cartoon turnip in front of Edmonton's City Hall
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City considers small-scale encampments after earlier rejection

On Episode 184 of Speaking Municipally, Troy Pavlek and Mack Male take a look at the city's possible change of heart on letting houseless people live in encampments.

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Minister Josephine Pon and Tribal Chiefs Ventures Inc. celebrate the grand opening of eight new affordable housing units
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Coming up at council: June 27-July 1, 2022

This is city council's final committee week before the summer break. The community and public services committee will meet on Monday and executive committee will meet on Wednesday.

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Cover art for In Development, featuring a drawing of two funky buildings with vibrant street life and a bus, with IDEA's lightbulb logo on the front
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Podcast pick: In Development

If you're a nerd for how our city is put together, In Development from the Infill Development in Edmonton Association (IDEA) is aimed squarely at you.

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Organics bin and recycling on a snowy street
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Coming up at council: Jan. 31-Feb. 4, 2022

Community and public services committee meets on Jan. 31, executive committee is scheduled for Feb. 2, and utility committee is on Feb. 4. Here are some of the key items scheduled to be considered:

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A look down the stairs into Edmonton's river valley on a slightly snowy day
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Coming up at council: Nov. 15-19, 2021

A look at some of the items coming before city council this week, including an update on Edmonton's participation in the national urban parks strategy, and a one-time increase of $1.4 million to the social development budget.

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