Posts Tagged: edmonton

Edmonton Notes for September 9, 2018

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines The City of Edmonton has been named 2018 Organization of the Year at the International Association for Public Participation of Canada (IAP2 Canada) Core Values Awards Gala. “This is IAP2 Canada’s top honour, recognizing organizations and projects that give people a say in decisions that affect them and… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #312

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning! Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Friday, August 31 marked the end of Gordon Kent’s reporting days at the Edmonton Journal. “After 32 years,… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for September 2, 2018

Happy long weekend! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Hangar 11 has been saved – for now. Council voted to maintain the facility while additional study for both use and partner funding is underway. Council has decided against turning Accidental Beach or another of five proposed locations into permanent urban beaches. At up to… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #311

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning! Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Orville Chubb, best known as publisher of Avenue Magazine, died Sunday, August 19 at the age of 57…. Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for August 26, 2018

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines City Council approved a new 16% target for affordable housing in all Edmonton neighbourhoods. “Council also approved in concept $1.5 million for a new five-year advocacy campaign to advertise the benefits of affordable housing in creating stronger, more complete communities.” Council also approved new regulations for secondary suites,… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #310

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning! Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Dani Rohs is joining the morning team at CFWE Radio. “Very pumped!! Gonna be fun,” she tweeted. Until… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for August 19, 2018

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines The City of Edmonton has submitted an application to annex 16 hectares (40 acres) of land in Sturgeon County to support the Edmonton Energy and Technology Park. Sturgeon County is supporting the application, which will be reviewed by the Municipal Review Board. If approved, it would take effect… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #309

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning! Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Sticks & Stones Communications has released a trailer for its first major documentary called Ha Ling Peak. Check… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for August 12, 2018

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines The City has had a number of PR disasters this summer which led to some colorful language from Mayor Iveson. “But it’s Iveson and the councillors who get blamed when middle managers make “bone-headed” decisions without giving council a heads-up,” wrote Paula Simons. We covered the baffling Admin… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #308

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning! Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Corus Entertainment’s CKNG-FM, broadcasting at 92.5 FM, has rebranded to 92.5 The ‘Chuck. “Buff up the Talus balls… Reads more »