LATEST FROM WARD 6


THE CORNER OF JASPER AND GOOD NEWS

The great hole on Jasper Avenue is poised to become a non-hole, an un-hole — a hole that is no longer hole-like. I can’t count the number of times people asked me this past term about that darn hole at 95th Street and Jasper Avenue. The term has been four years long. The excavation is

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SUPERVISED INJECTION SERVICES – AN EXPLANATION

City council’s role in bringing safe injection to Edmonton was not well understood. Council members were asked to vote only on sending a letter of opinion. The majority on council agreed to support safe injection. But we were never told if the opinion carried any weight with the decision makers, the provincial and federal governments.

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WHY I SAY NO TO YES OR NO

Life is painted in shades of grey. So is politics, which is sometimes described as the art of compromise. My politics? I think of myself as a show-me centrist. So, the best decisions are made with facts, research and evidence, weighed alongside opinions from subject-matter experts, citizens and City administration. It’s my journalism experience. The

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