Transportation

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100 Street Funicular
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Speaking Municipally: Episode 138

In Episode 138 of Speaking Municipally, hosts Troy Pavlek and Mack Male discussed the 100 Street Funicular which was closed recently due to high temperatures.

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TransPod hyperloop
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Speaking Municipally: Episode 136

In Episode 136 of Speaking Municipally, hosts Troy Pavlek and Mack Male discuss last week's heatwave, the deactivation of the mask bylaw, and fireworks on Canada Day. They also get into the hyperloop.

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Arc card
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Speaking Municipally: Episode 133

In Episode 133 of Speaking Municipally, hosts Troy Pavlek and Mack Male talk about Arc, the new smart fare system rolling out this summer.

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102 Ave Cyclist
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City council to review draft bylaw for safe passing distances

City council gets its first look on June 7 at a new bylaw that establishes rules for safely sharing the road.

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Jason Meliefste
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Speaking Municipally: Episode 131

An interview with Jason Meliefste, branch manager of infrastructure delivery at the City of Edmonton, about the Groat Road Bridge project.

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A newspaper clipping from 1972, headlined "Edmonton, Calgary rapid transit coming"
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A moment in history: April 29, 1972

A rapid transit link between Edmonton and Calgary was just around the corner in 1972, and it still is! We reflect via Vintage Edmonton's treasure trove of clippings.

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Mayor Don Iveson
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New bus routes are here

New bus routes and On Demand Transit went into service at 5am on Sunday, April 25.

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A newspaper clipping from 1929, headlined "Cost will be near $75,000, report shows"
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A moment in history: April 22, 1929

On this day in 1929, indicates Vintage Edmonton, officials were discussing the costs of building the 97th Street Subway, an underpass that shows the challenges of turning railroad towns into car-centered cities.

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LRT closures in April
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LRT closures in April

The city is in the midst of construction work on the Stadium LRT Station Redevelopment project, which will require several partial LRT closures in April.

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