Learn about Infill
Edmonton is working hard to make redevelopment in mature areas better for everyone but we need your help. Learn how you can engage in our next City-wide infill conversation.
New landscaping requirements and a mature tree retention incentive have been introduced by the City to support the tall trees and green nature of Edmonton’s mature neighbourhoods.
Explore how the introduction of new technologies and smaller household sizes mean that existing services in some of our mature neighbourhoods are used less than they were intended.
Changing family sizes and shifting demographics have contributed to a population loss of over 73,000 people in Edmonton’s mature neighbourhoods. Learn why density is essential in our neighbourhoods.
Infill is challenging us all to rethink how we use space, while allowing us to increase accessibility and quality of life for newcomers and homebuyers. Learn how Transit Oriented Development is guiding smart city building.
Discover why residential, multi-family and commercial infill development is on the rise. As the population grows, so does our need for diverse housing. Because this is Everyone’s Edmonton, and we all shape its future.
The lifespan of a community is a constant cycle of growth and change, for both its infrastructure and its residents. Learn how all communities progress through lifecycles, where the population changes and character evolves.
Find out about the special features that give Edmonton’s mature neighbourhoods such a unique dynamic.
In the first video of the Mature Neighbourhood Overlay Review series, learn how zoning and overlays work together to create a functional city.
Meet Kunal, a young professional taking advantage of low maintenance living in an Oliver condo. Explore how his modern housing choice allows him to balance his professional and social commitments.
Explore how Pat and Jim's modern high-rise apartment in downtown Edmonton compares to other styles of housing they have experienced.
Learn about Kirk and Ryan's experience in a community impacted by a housing revival, growing families and new homes.
Discover how Carillon found a unique home to fit her changing needs, in one of Edmonton’s most popular neighbourhoods.
Meet Danielle and Taylor, long-time residents of Edmonton’s Westmount neighbourhood. Discover how they’re overcoming a housing cost barrier to move their family to a home with the features they need, in the neighbourhood they love.
Learn how the University of Alberta worked with neighbours to add housing for 234 new residents in one of Edmonton's oldest and closest neighbourhoods.
Builders Video Series
The City does not in any way endorse the builders featured in the infill construction video series.
Learn how experienced local builders keep their construction sites clean and safe to minimize impacts to neighbours.
Hear how experienced local builders prepare their permit applications ahead of time to easily navigate the City of Edmonton’s permit process.
Learn how experienced local builders work within the small spaces available to build amazing new infill homes while minimizing impacts to neighbours.