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Municipal leaders divided on 'hot spot' approach to public health restrictions
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Municipal leaders divided on 'hot spot' approach to public health restrictions

The Alberta government announced new COVID-19 restrictions on May 4, as mayors in the Edmonton region continued to grapple with whether public health restrictions should apply to every municipality, or whether only areas with high numbers of COVID-19 cases should be targeted. 

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

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Leduc scraps photo radar city-wide
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Leduc scraps photo radar city-wide

Leduc city council has voted to get rid of automated traffic enforcement, including speed cameras and red light cameras, in favour of manned traffic stops.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

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Regional hydrogen group launches with $2M in funding
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Regional hydrogen group launches with $2M in funding

The first hydrogen hub in Canada launched last week with $2M in funding from three levels of government.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson
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Edmonton-area municipalities will co-invest to attract business to the region

Thirteen Edmonton-area municipalities have signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at improving collaboration to bring more investment to the region.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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Paul Jankowski
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Regional transit commission hires its first CEO

The Edmonton Metropolitan Transit Services Commission has announced its first CEO: Paul Jankowski.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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Top headlines include a new vaccination site coming to the Edmonton Expo Centre, and TEC Edmonton is set to cease operations on June 30.

Friday, April 9, 2021

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Province provides $408M grant for Heartland Petrochemical Complex
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Province provides $408M grant for Heartland Petrochemical Complex

Calgary-based Inter Pipeline is getting $408 million from the province for its Heartland Petrochemical Complex as the first recipient of the Alberta Petrochemical Incentive program, which was announced last July.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

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Leduc agri-food business incubator set to expand
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Leduc agri-food business incubator set to expand

The Agrivalue Processing Business Incubator in Leduc is set to expand following a $24-million investment from the province through Alberta's Recovery Plan.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

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New funds announced to expand two highways, improve 'huge congestion points'
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New funds announced to expand two highways, improve 'huge congestion points'

Two highway improvement projects in the Edmonton region are getting a boost, following an announcement that the federal and provincial governments are investing more than $180 million between them.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

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