COVID-19 in Edmonton

Our community has questions about Edmonton's response to and experience of the pandemic. We're keeping a running list of answers, curated from reliable sources.

Entries tagged government


How are we replacing the social services provided by the public library?

Locations are closed, but EPL is working with partner organizations.


 community, library, government
 published on Thursday, April 9, 2020
 updated


How will the City of Edmonton be impacted financially by the pandemic?

The city faces millions of dollars in losses and has been forced to make temporary layoffs.


 government
 published on Friday, April 3, 2020
 updated


What resources are available for Indigenous Edmontonians?

Government funding is coming, while agencies have shifted services online.


 community, government, indigenous
 published on Thursday, April 2, 2020
 updated


What is happening with engagement sessions for City projects?

All public engagement events have been cancelled.


 government
 published on Friday, March 27, 2020
 updated


How is the City dealing with transit?

Transit is free and service has been modified.


 community, government, transit
 published on Sunday, March 22, 2020
 updated


What powers does the declaration of a state of local emergency provide?

Broad powers and responsibilities.


 government
 published on Friday, March 20, 2020
 updated


For the latest updates on the COVID-19 pandemic, see edmonton.ca/covid19, alberta.ca/covid19, canada.ca/covid19, and the World Health Organization.