Category: News

Be the first to experience the Blatchford lifestyle.

The time has come for Blatchford to welcome its first home builders: Carbon Busters, Encore Master Builder, Mutti Homes and Ocheller by RedBrick, who all share the same vision for high-quality, architecturally-designed, and energy-efficient buildings! These premier builders are offering residents contemporary townhouses, each with a private backyard and back-alley access to a garage. These…

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Blatchford NAIT Land Sale

Welcome to the neighbourhood, NAIT! Today was a historic day for both the City of Edmonton and NAIT as both parties, alongside the Province of Alberta, announced NAIT’s expansion into the Blatchford neighbourhood. This is the first land sale announcement for the community and will allow NAIT to almost double its current campus size. With…

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Summer 2016 Newsletter

Site preparation for the first residents continues On July 11, the City of Edmonton began the next step in the construction process that will prepare the Blatchford site for the first stage of residential development. The latest construction work involves the installation of select portions of the storm and sanitary service connections, including: Construction of…

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Spring 2016 Newsletter

Next steps for Blatchford On March 17, 2016, City Council directed the Blatchford office to further investigate the development of a renewable energy utility model to achieve Blatchford’s ambitious energy goals related to carbon neutrality and use of 100% renewable energy sources. Major construction at the site will likely be delayed for approximately one year…

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2015 – A year in review!

In 2015, significant work was done at Blatchford to prepare the site for the first stage of development. With several project milestones complete, we are now closer to transforming the site into one of the largest sustainable communities in the world. Here we take a look back at the year’s top project highlights: Environmental Remediation…

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Construction Begins at Blatchford

August 12, 2015 The City of Edmonton is breaking ground on one of the world’s largest sustainable communities. Starting on August 8, construction began on the first phase of residential development and a section of the central park. Once the site grading and excavation for the first stormwater pond is complete, the City will begin…

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