LATEST FROM WARD 6


DOWNTOWN & OLIVER BLOCK PARTY

How are you spending your Friday night? Team McKeen is heading to Downtown Edmonton Community League for the evening — and we’d love to have you there. Bring your friends, bring your family (all ages)! What you need to know: Where: Downtown Edmonton Community League (10042 103 Street) When: 5pm Why: Beer, tacos, music, coming together. Shoutout to

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MENTAL HEALTH & URBAN ISOLATION

Establishing the council initiative on Mental Health and Urban Isolation caused some eyebrow raising amongst my council colleagues. Mayor Don Iveson wasn’t one of them. “Great idea,” said the mayor, when we chatted in the early days of the term. Depression, anxiety disorders and addiction were a focus of my writing during my time at

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MUSIC MONDAY

Ward 6‘s Lauren Gillis, who goes by the stage name Lucette, is blessed with one of the sweetest voices … well … anywhere. I was privileged to meet the talented local singer/songwriter at the Edmonton Music Awards. Then I came across her randomly at Transcend Coffee, though her emerald-coloured hair threw me for a moment.

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