River's Edge, Edmonton

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River's Edge
River's Edge is located in Edmonton
River's Edge
River's Edge
Location of River's Edge in Edmonton
Coordinates: 53°27′07″N 113°38′46″W / 53.452°N 113.646°W / 53.452; -113.646
Country Canada
Province Alberta
 • Administrative bodyEdmonton City Council
 • CouncillorSarah Hamilton

River's Edge, briefly known as River Alder, is a future neighbourhood in west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.[5] Subdivision and development of the neighbourhood will be guided by the Riverview Neighbourhood 3 (River's Edge) Neighbourhood Structure Plan (NSP), which was adopted by Edmonton City Council on September 22, 2015.[2] It is located within the Riverview area of Edmonton and was originally considered Riverview Neighbourhood 3 within the Riverview Area Structure Plan (ASP).[5] River's Edge is bounded on the north by The Uplands, northeast by Anthony Henday Drive, east and south by the North Saskatchewan River valley, southwest by Grandisle, and west by Stillwater.[1][5]

The five future neighbourhoods in Riverview were originally named by Edmonton's Naming Committee on June 25, 2015, with Riverview Neighbourhood 3 being named River Alder.[6] The developers of River Alder and two other adjacent future neighbourhoods subsequently appealed three of neighbourhood names to City Council's Executive Committee.[7] The Executive Committee overturned the naming decisions for the three neighbourhoods and River Alder was renamed River's Edge.[8]

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  1. ^ a b c City of Edmonton Ward & Standard Neighbourhoods (PDF) (Map). City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "Riverview Neighbourhood 3 Neighbourhood Structure Plan" (PDF). City of Edmonton. September 2015. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  3. ^ City of Edmonton Plans in Effect (PDF) (Map). City of Edmonton. October 2013. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  4. ^ "City Councillors". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  5. ^ a b c "Riverview Area Structure Plan (Office Consolidation)" (PDF). City of Edmonton. September 2015. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  6. ^ "Naming Committee: Minutes" (PDF). City of Edmonton Naming Committee. June 23, 2015. p. 2. Retrieved August 26, 2015.
  7. ^ Elise Stolte (March 22, 2016). "Edmonton councillors side with developers to name new neighbourhoods Stillwater and Rivers Edge (no apostrophe)". Edmonton Journal. Postmedia Network Inc. Retrieved February 4, 2017.
  8. ^ Approved Neighbourhood Names: Riverview ASP (PDF) (Map). City of Edmonton: Naming Committee. March 22, 2016. Retrieved February 4, 2017.