Edmonton is sharing in Alberta’s recent strong job growth as the city continues to recover from tough times created by the crash in oil prices. Source: Jobs data more good news for Alberta economy, but concerns remain | Edmonton | N
More million-dollar Edmonton homes have sold in the first quarter of 2017 than in the same period over the past four years Source: Edmonton real estate on the uptick with more homes, sales rising | Edmonton Journal
Downtown Edmonton is full of new construction, but there’s one building that may have caught your attention. The entire south side of it is covered in solar panels. Source: 500 solar panels cover south side of downtown Edmonton office tower | Globalnews.ca
Edmonton’s newest outdoor adventure! Source: Aerial Park Project | Snow Valley
Soaring 15 feet above the new Alexander Decoteau Park, Canadian artist Pierre Poussin’s sculpture, Esprit, will celebrate Decoteau’s spirit and legacy.
Over 7 km of separate bike lanes and shared-use paths will be installed summer 2017 for the Downtown Bike Network. Source: Downtown Bike Network :: City of Edmonton
Edmonton’s mayor celebrated Thursday’s provincial budget as good for the city given its major investment in local hospitals. Source: Alberta budget 2017: Iveson celebrates the budget as good for Edmonton | Edmonton Journal
Canada’s central bank has opted for no change to its benchmark interest rate, predicting a slowdown in the economy for 2017. Source: Bank of Canada holds interest rate at 0.5% | 630 CHED – Edmonton Breaking News, Traffic, Weather and Sports Radio Station