Speaking Municipally

This week, council heard about the vast majority of parking lots downtown being unpermitted.  And, true to form, they decided to do something about it later! Plus, we get the scoop on Edmonton Design Week.

Here are the relevant links for this episode:

Edmonton Design Week
  • Edmonton Design Week 2023
  • Email us your answers to the trivia questions before our next episode to be entered to win a pass to design week!
Surface parking
Complete streets
Transit funding
Villeneuve Airport Area
Crime conference
U of A growth
Hydrogen EVs
This episode was sponsored by Edmonton Startup Week, which returns Oct. 10-14. Five days of workshops, socials, and events building momentum and opportunity around our city's unique entrepreneurial identity, startup community, and culture of innovation! Build your schedule today.

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Creators & Guests

Mack Male
Co-Founder and CEO of Taproot Publishing Inc.
Troy Pavlek
Apparently the TMZ of #yegcc.Governing myself accordingly since 2021
Danielle Soneff
Organizer and fundraising coordinator, Edmonton Design Week

What is Speaking Municipally?

Taproot Edmonton presents a weekly discussion on key stories in municipal politics. We pay attention to City Council so you don't have to! Join us as we delve into conversations about the context surrounding decisions made at City Hall.