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Guest post: a letter of appreciation to DATS

Guest post: a letter of appreciation to DATS

I received this letter from Rosemarie, a constituent of ward 6. They asked that I share this letter on their behalf. I became a DATS (Disabled Adults Transportation System) client briefly in 2010 and again in 2019. Most trips were to and from work every weekday. I thank DATS for all the assistance I received.

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Keepin’ it local for Mother’s Day

Keepin’ it local for Mother’s Day

Since a public health emergency was declared on March 20, and social distancing measures were initiated, Edmontonians have found creative ways to stay connected. Birthdays have been celebrated virtually, Easter too. Ramadan is now being observed by many Edmontonians, and next up is Mother’s Day. Local businesses have found creative ways to provide their goods

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Calm in a COVID storm

Calm in a COVID storm

Sadly, today’s social distancing requirements will not feel so strange to many Edmontonians. We know that social isolation is epidemic in modern cities. Not just for seniors, either. Not just for the unemployed or people with disabilities. Many of us go to work, commute home by ourselves and spend the evening alone with our thoughts

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