Edmonton Arena Deal

Special Meeting Called For Oilers Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Edmonton's mayor says he's optimistic about a special council meeting on the proposed downtown arena.Stephen Mandel won't give any details,...

Why Funding The Edmonton Arena May Be A Losing Bet

CBC | Posted 04.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

When people hear of plans to bring a new stadium or arena to their city, they typically envision the stands packed with loyal sports fans, restaurants...

Is The Edmonton Arena Deal A Flop?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

A majority of Edmontonians polled were not in favour of the city's recently passed arena deal, which a Richard Ivy School of Business professor called...

Another Win For Katz, Means Another Loss For Edmonton

CBC | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

City negotiators should have pushed harder to get the naming rights for Edmonton's proposed downtown arena, says Coun. Kerry Diotte. "It'...

No New Provincial Cash For Edmonton Arena: Redford

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says a new lottery or gambling scheme is not in the cards to cover the $114-million shortfall for a new aren...

What Albertans Had To Say About Arena Deal

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

When news broke that Edmonton city council and the Katz Group had reached a deal to build a downtown arena, it was hard to find anyone who wasn't happ...

Taxpayers Will Help Oilers Build New Arena

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers are getting a new downtown arena.The NHL team and city councillors agreed Wednesday to resurrect a previous deal that c...