We’ll be hosting our popular Meaet event on November 1, 2017. For those not in the know, Meaet invites local entrepreneurs to pitch their idea to the audience. The entrepreneur with the best idea, as voted by the audience, will take home money from the ticket sales to help start their brilliant project. Here’s our five reasons why you don’t want to miss out on this special event!
Through various events, initiatives, and leadership opportunities, Edmonton’s NextGen fosters young leaders and helps to build Edmonton as a City that the next generation is proud to call home. Edmonton NextGen is looking for two volunteers to join the NextGen Committee.
We kicked off NextGen month last week with the latest edition of Pecha Kucha Night at the Maclab Theatre inside the Citadel. It was a special PKN, hosted as part of the City of Edmonton’s Reconciliation Week, celebrating the second anniversary of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Final Report.
While municipal drainage may not seem like an appealing topic of conversation, it is an important one.
On Sep. 28, the City Edmonton's Urban Planning Committee endorsed a new urban bike grid for the downtown core. The plan was brought forward by Stantec and involves two-way lanes that would cover 7.1 km of roadway within two blocks of most downtown destinations. With a growing population and a new arena making our downtown busier all the time, the plan is a thoughtful investment.