Posts Tagged: news

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 »

Edmonton Notes for August 5, 2018

Happy Long Weekend! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines A group of workers from Ironworkers’ Local 720 shared some incredible photos from atop the Stantec Tower which will be western Canada’s tallest tower when it is complete. The photos are similar to the iconic shot of workers on the unfinished Rockefeller Plaza in 1932…. Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #307

Taproot Edmonton’s second 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: Cory Janssen’s Janalta Interactive has purchased the rights to the Alberta Venture brand and plans to relaunch the… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for July 29, 2018

I hope you found an enjoyable way to beat the heat this weekend! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines A footbridge over 170 Street to West Edmonton Mall has been demolished because it was deemed too costly to repair. “The City of Edmonton granted a demolition permit on the condition the mall rebuild the… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #306

I’m excited to share that we’re launching the Media Roundup at Taproot Edmonton today. Sign up now to get the latest news, events, comings & goings, job opportunities, and other updates on media, public relations, and communications in Edmonton every Monday morning. I started writing the Media Monday Edmonton series on my blog in February… Reads more »