Category Archives: Transit

Cut My Commute Campaign

As Edmonton’s representative on the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Councillor Henderson recently participated in their “Cut My Commute” campaign. When the video above was taken, city staff also took the opportunity to ask Councillor Henderson about how he perceives the … Continue reading

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Better Bike Infrastructure

5 September, 2012 “Last Friday I joined a group of 300 or more cyclists who gathered to mourn the death of Isaak Kornelsen, the cyclist who had been killed the previous Monday while cycling on Whyte Avenue. I  think there … Continue reading

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Bike Corrals near Whyte Ave Just in Time for Fringe

24 August, 2012 The four bike corrals installed along Whyte Ave are a hit!  Ben was on hand to unveil the City’s three-month pilot project just in time for the Fringe Festival, and so far the response has been overwhelmingly … Continue reading

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Transit 101 classes this fall

24 July, 2012 Could you or someone you know use an introduction to using Edmonton Transit buses or trains (LRT)? Mobility Choices, Edmonton Transit’s Travel Training program, works with seniors, those using mobility aids, newcomers to Canada, as well as … Continue reading

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Planning your trip on the go just got easier

23 July, 2012 The City of Edmonton’s new mobile trip planning website ‘ETS to Go’ makes getting where you need to go on transit even easier.   You can now access the trip planner application, the bus stop schedule, and … Continue reading

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Downtown Construction Map

18 July, 2012 The City heard your feedback about the inconveniences of having too many road construction projects on at once last summer.  The Transportation Department has worked at better coordinating construction this year so the projects are spaced out. … Continue reading

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Connect with Edmonton Transit System

10 July, 2012 Whether to work, the airport, or the Eskimos game, ETS can get you there.  Here are all the ways to check schedules, detours, and routes: Ways to stay in touch with ETS For more information, visit: http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/edmonton-transit-system-ets.aspx/

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Will you make the one-day-a-week pledge?

We are encouraging Edmontonians to join us in taking the 1-Day-a-Week Pledge—choosing cycling, walking, transit or carpooling for their commute, errands or leisure activities—and see the difference they make. Sign up online or visit the 1-Day-a-Week Pledge team at events throughout … Continue reading

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Inaugural Note from City Hall – October 2007

Councillor Henderson, from City Hall   I’d like to thank you all heartily for the various kinds of support you gave me during the recent election campaign.  Whether you gave of your time and skills, put up a sign, made … Continue reading

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Late-Night Transit Proposal – September 2011

It’s gonna be all right on the night shift Publication: Edmonton Examiner Date: Wed Sep 21 2011 As Edmonton continues to grow, the need for public transit service in the late-night hours also grows. This type of service benefits shift … Continue reading

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