Council agrees to borrow $50 million to finish Edmonton LRT line

The city will spend up to $65 million on a southeast LRT bridge and borrow another borrow another $50 million for the work on the rest of the LRT line, council voted Wednesday.

City councillors went back and forth on both a bridge design and the viability of borrowing money from a third party to fund utility relocations and demolitions for the planned southeast to west LRT route.

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