Urban Places Goal

Edmonton neighbourhoods are more vibrant as density increases, where people and businesses thrive and where housing and mobility options are plentiful

About Urban Places 

Urban places are well designed and developed areas for Edmontonians. They are characterized by higher population density, feature attractive destinations and amenities, supported by housing variety and nearby businesses in which to shop and work. They have interesting and diverse activities and events, distinctive and lively culture and transportation options that create a vibrant urban experience in a city that is built to connect people and places.

Measuring our Progress, Change and Impact

Why Urban Places is Important for Edmonton's Future

Developing integrated and attractive urban places throughout the city creates and enhances the experience that make people choose to live, shop, work and play in Edmonton. Urban places are where people come together. Planned and built well, they will ensure that Edmonton's future growth is sustainable and attractive.