Iveson suggests putting entire southeast-to-southwest Edmonton LRT line out to tender

EDMONTON- The city could use a combination of borrowing, redirecting money from other sources and a three-year tax hike to build the southeast LRT line, a new report says.

But the $1.8-billion project will still need a $1-billion contribution from the federal and provincial governments, and that request could be challenging, chief financial officer Lorna Rosen said Wednesday.

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