Have you heard about the plans for the Terwillegar Heights District Park?

I have asked for an update from the Branch Manager of the Infrastructure Planning & Design department.  I wanted to share that update with you.   “The current funding and approval by Council for the development of a rectangular artificial turf facility is based on a needs assessment along with community consultation completed between 2004 - 2007. Together, these activities contributed to the 2008 Site Development Plan for Terwillegar Heights District Park. This project also aligns with the Artificial Turf City Plan that identifies the Terwillegar location as a priority site. The consultation to date has demonstrated support for the location and program of the artificial turf facility. ........read more

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The City of Edmonton has set the 2017 Property Taxes

City Council finalizes property tax rates every spring after the Government of Alberta announces the education tax it requires the City to collect to support the Alberta education system. Due to Edmonton’s economy slowing down in 2016, Council worked hard to keep the budget increase as small as possible.  This resulted in the smallest increase in 10 years...Read more

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My formal announcement that I will not be running again in the upcoming Municipal Election.

After 34 years teaching and coaching in the Edmonton Public School system I decided to seek a seat on Edmonton’s City Council. At the time there were six wards with two Councillors elected in each ward. I was successful and represented Ward 5 with Larry Langley 1998-2004, Mike Nickel 2004-2007, and Don Iveson 2007-2010. In the 2010 election Edmonton moved from six wards to twelve wards represented by one Councillor and I have represented the new Ward 9 from 2010-2017.

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