One of the great things about living in Lethbridge is the variable weather. A common saying in Southern Alberta is, â€œIf you donâ€™t like the weather, wait five minutesâ€. While that may be hyperbolic, it does aptly illustrate our very volatile weather pattern. What this means is that we get a variety of weather; it […]
This April, the City of Lethbridge conducted itâ€™s annual census. Yesterday, they published the results. Here is a summary: The new population as of April was 85,492.Â At 30,489, the Westside now has the most people of the three areas. Growth for the city over 2008 was 1.8%.Â The Westside growth rate was the highest at 2.75%.
Spring is in Lethbridge. The buds are opening, flowers are coming up, and the grass is green. The apple trees on 5 Avenue South downtown are blossoming; they look beautiful and smell great. I don’t walk home down that block often, but I’ve noticed the blossoms lately, and I would’ve kicked myself had I missed […]
This week, I received the most current issue of the London Road Neighbourhood Association newsletter. On the front page was a short article reporting on a recent meeting where members discussed the hypothetical widening of 6 Avenue South. The City is studying the feasibility of building a third bridge between the Westside and Southside. A […]