Category Archives: Transit

Strategy for Better Transit

Public Transit –  Better Transit I want you to know that the City is continuing to work on our Transit Strategy to improve public transportation.  Our current system is expected to meet the demand of our ever-growing city and region, … Continue reading

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Connecting the LRT

Centre LRT – The Missing Piece The proposed Centre Line is a crucial part of Edmonton’s LRT Network Plan.  This route will connect passengers from Bonnie Doon to the Old Strathcona neighbourhood and the University.  From there travel to downtown … Continue reading

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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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