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Angel Investors Supporting the Chase for Purple Flag & Community Development

Angel Investors Supporting the Chase for Purple Flag & Community Development

The following businesses, individuals, condominium associations, corporations and government agencies have chosen to support Purple Flag.  Here are there reasons for their support.  We hope you can join us in helping build a strong, safe and vibrant Downtown.   The City of Edmonton, Responsible Hospitality  Barb Ursuliak, Street as a Venue Coordinator “Our organization, Responsible Hospitality Edmonton (RHE), aims to promote safe, thriving, late-night environments in the city by planning, managing and policing the many Read More

Metro Line Facts

Metro Line Facts

Fact Sheet - Traffic PREPARING FOR GROWTH Light Rail Transit (LRT) is a key part of the City of Edmonton’s plan to keep people moving as Edmonton’s population continues to grow. LRT offers a long-term, sustainable option that can efficiently move thousands of people to residential, commercial and institutional destinations. The City’s newest LRT extension, the Metro Line, is expected to bring more than 13,000 new LRT passengers to Edmonton’s LRT network, reducing the overall number Read More

Be My Neighbour Downtown

Ever considered giving up your weekday commute and moving Downtown? Hear from real people that have done just that!

Collecting Food Donations

Collecting Food Donations

Al Fresco, the 104th Street Block Party, will take place on Saturday August 22nd from noon to 10 pm. Al Fresco has partnered with Edmonton Food Bank and will be collecting donations for the Food Bank prior to and during Al Fresco. We invite the residents of 104th Street to contribute to the Food Bank up until August 22nd. To that end an Edmonton Food Bank collection box will be in Read More

Montes Wine Tasting & Fundraiser for Purple Flag

Montes Wine Tasting & Fundraiser for Purple Flag

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7pm - $30   deVine Wines and Trialto Wine Group are pleased to present a wine tasting and fundraiser in support of community development. 104th-St. and surrounding environs are seeking to become the first Purple Flag accredited area in North America.

Please join us for a standup wine tasting on Saturday, September 26, 2015 that will feature seven wines from the Chilean producer Vina Montes. Cost is

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Al Fresco is Back!

Al Fresco is Back!

Al Fresco, the greatly missed 104th-St. community block party is back after a two year hiatus. Save the date! This year, the event will take place on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Myron Nebozuk, Chair of the Al Fresco Planning Committee says "After a two year break, I think the community is ready to step forward again to plan another fantastic event. We have heard from so many people asking to bring back Read More

26 reasons why Edmonton might be the next great Canadian city

26 reasons why Edmonton might be the next great Canadian city

Forget Toronto & Vancouver; these days, Edmonton is where it’s at! We’re going to take a guess and say that Edmonton probably isn’t near the top of your bucket list, but it’s starting to look like it should be. That’s right, Alberta’s capital is stepping it up, and it might just be Canada’s next great city. Here are 26 reasons why: 1. IT’S A GREENER PLACE THAN YOU THINK Where’s the largest expanse of urban Read More

Jane’s Walk: 104 Street – History & New Development

Jane’s Walk: 104 Street – History & New Development

About Jane's Walk Edmonton is a city of great neighbourhoods, an incredible diversity of parks, mature areas and growing suburbia, all with stories about what makes them unique. Jane's Walk has been growing every year in Edmonton, so join in the movement! Get out and walk! Explore, learn and share through a Jane’s Walk in Edmonton, AB Jane's Walks Get out & walk! Explore, learn & share through participating in a Jane's Walk in Read More

104th Street Cleanup

104th Street Cleanup

In anticipation of the annual arrival of the Downtown Market on the May long weekend, the business owners, residents and merchants of 104 Street are doing a spring cleaning. Please join in!! Annual 104 Street Clean up is happening May 9th. Meet at the Earth General Store at 9am 10150 - 104th Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 1A7 Equipment provided. Free Coffee/tea at EGS for all volunteers IF you bring your own reusable cup/mug Merchants and condos are Read More

Sobeys on Jasper Available Immediately

Sobeys on Jasper Available Immediately

The Sobey’s Urban Fresh store on 104 Street and Jasper Avenue closed on July 31 last year. Now, seven months later, Colliers has begun to find a tenant who will sub-lease the space for the three years remaining on the Sobey’s lease. Speculation about the possible use of the site has been swirling around the downtown like litter in the spring. The 104 Street Committee met with the real estate agents who are handling the sub-lease Read More

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