Latest News from Ward 10

Posted on March 21

Week in Review - March 13/20, 2017

This past week was a busy one in Council Committee meetings. I’d like to focus on three items that could have impacts in Ward 10, and an update on the plan for redeveloping the South Park site on Whyte Avenue.

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Posted on March 10

Saving for a Snowy Day

Almost four years ago when I became a Councillor, I committed to practicing sound financial management; I remain committed to this today. On Tuesday of this week, Council discussed the Preliminary Year-End Financial Results, which highlighted a $64.3 million budget surplus - $13.6 million of which will be used to fund the carry forward of expenditures where 2016 program commitments exist (this surplus is explained in further detail here). While I am pleased there was...

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Posted on March 06

Week in Review - Feb 27 - Mar 3, 2017

Community League Presidents Breakfast: One of the best parts of my job is being able to connect and work with so many great community leaders throughout Ward 10. Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to host a large number of Ward 10 Community League Presidents for breakfast. I feel it’s important to stay connected to the communities throughout Ward 10, and the issues that they are facing. One of the key themes that emerged from...

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Posted on February 28

Drainage Update: Odour Control & Public Warning Systems

Odour Control: In the past eight years, the City received over 7,000 complaints about odours emanating from the drainage system. Odour hotspots have been reported in numerous neighbourhoods throughout Edmonton, including Steinhauer (one identified odour hotspot). Back in 2013, while doorknocking in the area 34 Avenue and 106 Street, residents of Steinhauer expressed concerns of putrid sewer odors. And following the campaign, my team continued to receive complaints from area residents. As a result, my...

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