Our Final Proposal


The City of Edmonton released its final proposal for the Smart Cities Challenge on March 5, 2019.

The City of Edmonton would like to thank all those who have contributed to the development of Edmonton’s proposal for the Infrastructure Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge. 

It was a very collaborative effort across many stakeholders, residents and partners. Thank you for the stories, ideas and perspectives that were shared.

Please click here to read the Executive Summary of Edmonton’s Final Proposal for Infrastructure Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge.


Narrated by Edmonton’s Poet Laureate Ahmed ‘Knowmadic’ Ali and Youth Poet Laureate Sophie Kim, the video demonstrates Edmonton’s incredible community spirit and capacity for innovation.


The City of Edmonton released a Smart Cities Challenge Engagement Report entitled 'What We Heard' on March 5, 2019.

The City of Edmonton’s ‘What We Heard’ Engagement Report summarizes the input that was received in relation to Edmonton’s proposal for Infrastructure Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge.

Edmonton’s proposal was informed by 16 months of intense, focused engagement with stakeholders and the public to INFORM and ADVISE on what makes people feel connected and what makes Edmonton a Smart and Healthy City.

To read Edmonton’s What We Heard Report, please click here.

For more information on this report please contact us as smartcity@edmonton.ca



Edmonton’s Smart City Framework is a holistic approach to working collaboratively with residents and partners to optimize the use of data and technology, and influence the development of policies, programs, services and innovative funding models. This framework is the foundation for Edmonton’s phased approach to the building of a Healthy City program and ultimately healthier, more connected communities across the country.

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