Spendmonton Chapter III: Buy High, Sell Low

We can’t make this stuff up. In 2014, the City of Edmonton approved a plan to build a new transit garage on the corner of Yellowhead Trail and Fort Road.  According to the City, the new garage would handle the similar capacity as the existing transit garage located at 11840-106a Street. When presenting the business case[…]

City of Edmonton Commercial Taxes Hit a Pothole

The City of Edmonton will be releasing the mill rates in the next week or so and we’re expecting a non-residential rate over 20.00 (expressed in mills).  We’re basing this prediction on the fact that property assessments have declined from last year yet the City is on a spending bender.  Declining values and increased spending[…]