There was an election (not sure if you noticed). We'll cover the new council and what it all means in future weeks. This week we're dedicating the whole episode to speaking with the man in the big chair.
Here are the relevant links for this episode:
- 'Rocky roads ahead' all of Edmonton's new public school trustees have vowed to oppose Alberta's K-6 draft curriculum
Guest: Amarjeet Sohi
- 'An Edmonton for all of us': Amarjeet Sohi elected as our city's next mayor
- I'm Amarjeet Sohi, and I'm running to be Edmonton's next mayor. AMA!
- Taproot Survey responses
- Calgary Mayor-elect Jyoti Gondek says childcare is among her top priorities
- Avnish's tweet
- Troy's tweet about the puns
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