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Activities, Parks and Recreation
Be active and enjoy the city

Attractions and Events
 Places to go, things to do

Business and Economy
Developing and maintaining a strong business community

Please refer to COVID-19 Support for Edmonton Businesses for information and resources available to you during this difficult time.

Read about up-to-date COVID-19 related service adjustments for development, permit, licensing, and construction & inspection services.

City Government
 The foundation of a dynamic, resilient Edmonton

The Council and Committee meeting schedule has been impacted by COVID-19. 
Please visit edmonton.ca/meetings for more information on what meetings are currently scheduled.

City Hall (including the parkade) is closed to the public until further notice to ensure the health and safety of Council, City employees and the public.
Staff and accredited media will continue to have access to the building.

City-run Projects and Plans
Building Edmonton

Terwillegar Drive

Terwillegar Drive is being upgraded to meet current and future needs. Construction begins in 2021 and will take approximately 5 years to complete.

Valley Line West

The competitive procurement process is complete. Construction begins this year and will take 5 to 6 years to complete.

Building Edmonton

An interactive map with details about the project schedule, phase of delivery and budget on capital projects such as LRT, Yellowhead Trail, Terwillegar Drive and others across the city.

Driving, Cycling and Walking
 Getting around Edmonton

Current Traffic Disruptions

Know what's happening and plan your commute.

Shared Streets

Shared Streets planned:

  • Ada Boulevard: 111 Avenue SUP* to 50 Street
  • Ada Boulevard: 109 Avenue to 104 Avenue SUP*
  • 103 Avenue: 124 Street to 111 Street
  • Jasper Avenue: 124 Street to 125 Street
  • 125 Street: Jasper Avenue to 103 Avenue
  • 103 Avenue: 125 Street to 124 Street
  • 115 Street: 103 Avenue to alley south of 100 Avenue
  • 114 Street: 103 Avenue to 103a Avenue
  • 108 Street: 100 Avenue to 104 Avenue
  • 96 Street: 111 Avenue to 103A Avenue

*Shared-Use Path

Mobility Lanes

Mobility Lanes planned: 

  • Victoria Promenade: 116 Street to 121 Street
  • Victoria Park Road: 116 Street to River Valley Road
  • 104 Street: University Avenue to Saskatchewan Drive
  • Saskatchewan Drive: 105 Street to 109 Street

Home and Neighbourhood
 Our vibrant city starts at home

Programs and Services
 A caring, informed, service-driven City

Transit (ETS)
 Providing public transportation and services

Transit COVID-19 Updates

Stay Safe and Healthy on Transit

We are in this together - we can keep each other safe and healthy by following a few simple steps. Wear a mask or face covering, physically distance yourself from others, consider travelling during off-peak times and continue to follow AHS guidelines. Although bus shields and LRT cabs provide protection, Operators are required to wear masks at all times, including while behind the bus shield, in the LRT cab, and at our garages and transit centres.

Cleaning and Disinfecting

Updated July 7, 2020

We are continuing our daily enhanced cleaning and disinfecting on buses, LRT, DATS vehicles, transit centres, LRT stations as well as high touch areas.

Germ-Killing Technology on Transit and at Transit Facilities

Germ-Killing Push-Plates
ETS, in collaboration with a local biotechnology company, Outbreaker Solutions, is excited to pilot innovative germ-killing push-plates that are being installed on entrance and exit swing doors at some transit centres and LRT stations. To date, push-plates have been installed at the following LRT stations: Bay/Enterprise Square, Central, University, Health Sciences/Jubilee and Southgate, as a way to further enhance safety on transit for passengers and staff. The push-plates are flat and are made of highly compressed salt. They look and feel just like a ceramic tile. The push-plates can be used to manually push open a door. 

The company has published their research that shows the push-plates are effective in killing the majority of germs, including viruses, bacteria and fungi in just a few seconds, due to the salt crystals piercing the membrane walls of the germs, effectively neutralizing them. 

This pilot project will last until summer 2021, is at no cost to taxpayers and is a great example of how local innovation can support enhanced safety on transit.

Germ-killing LRT Seats
In early 2021
, new germ-killing seats were installed on two-thirds of the LRT fleet (the newer train models). These seats have an additive in the plastic that can reduce up to 99.9 percent of germs (i.e. bacteria, fungus and viruses) within 2 hours. This additive is a one-time application that is incorporated into the plastic and is not a coating. It should last the entire life of the seat. 

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