The Dallas, Texas of the North

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Reporters in Dallas, Texas have described Edmonton as the Land of Oz thanks to our scramble crosswalks. Plus, we discuss snow clearing on stairs, new community leagues, and budget chicken.

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Media on transit
Clearing stairs
Traffic safety
Photo radar
Community leagues
Budget chicken
No tree for you
Plastic ban
Uber Tasks
This episode was sponsored by the Edmonton Community Foundation, which together with the Edmonton Social Planning Council has released Vital Signs. This year's report focuses on food security, how it has changed over the last 10 years, and where we are today. You can see the latest report at

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Creators and Guests

Mack Male
Mack Male
Co-Founder and CEO of Taproot Publishing Inc.
Troy Pavlek
Troy Pavlek
Apparently the TMZ of #yegcc.Governing myself accordingly since 2021
The Dallas, Texas of the North
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