Posts Categorized: Community

Urban Green Co-Housing Project in Strathcona

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Back by popular demand!  Urban Green Cohousing is growing! Because we have had so many requests for information about this exciting project we have scheduled another information session. 7:00pm, Wednesday, March 12 Centennial Room, Stanley A. Milner Library (basement of the downtown library) Singles, families, young and old. All are welcome. Urban Green Cohousing members… Read more »

The Winter Parking Conundrum – Councillor Ben Henderson

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Three years ago, the winter streets of Edmonton rarely saw a full cycle of neighbourhood blading. At that time, citizens were quite vocal that the general policy of ‘freeze it where it falls until it thaws,’ was not sufficient. In response, Council introduced neighbourhood blading to improve winter driving conditions and overall snow removal.


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Live well, live sustainably–find out how to become involved with Urban Green Cohousing. We are looking for people who share our desire to live in a community-minded and environmentally-responsible setting in Edmonton’s urban core. We have purchased property in Old Strathcona to build an energy-efficient, multifamily development. Come join us as we begin the design… Read more »

Best Neighbourhood Survey

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For the third year running, we are running our Best Neighbourhoods Survey. I urge members of your community league to fill out the survey as we want to make sure all corners of the city are represented. Please help us spread the word! The results of our survey will be unveiled in the August issue… Read more »

Edmonton Communities Cookbook

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Wanted:  We want recipes from you, your parents, grandparents and great grandparents that reflect your community either now or in the past.  Tim Marriott, local historical presenter and Clare Mullen, writer and filmmaker are writing a cookbook based on Edmonton communities. Community leagues have always been a place where people and cultures come together and celebrate… Read more »