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The City is looking at opportunities to redevelop Centennial Plaza to create a more attractive, welcoming and accessible destination.

Project Update - August 2021

The City has approved construction funding for the Centennial Plaza Redevelopment with construction set to begin in 2022. Construction is anticipated to take two years and should be completed in 2024. 

Project Overview

Centennial Plaza is located in Edmonton’s downtown core, between Stanley A. Milner Library and the Westin Hotel (location map) and is part of Edmonton’s Civic Precinct. The Civic Precinct encompasses City Hall, Sir Winston Churchill Square, Stanley A. Milner Library and Centennial Plaza. This space hosts library events, informal gatherings and public events.     

In December 2016, funding was approved to complete the planning and design for the redevelopment of Centennial Plaza located at 9904-9924 101A Avenue behind Stanley A. Milner Library. Detailed design and construction are dependent on future funding.

Re-envisioning Centennial Plaza will align with the strategic direction provided in:

The Centennial Plaza Redevelopment project area includes:

  • Centennial Plaza 

  • Post Office Clock Tower Plaza

  • Library parkade waterproofing under Centennial Plaza 

  • Stair and elevator pavilions on the southeast and southwest corners of the plaza

  • Outdoor amphitheatre (removal)

  • Judy Padua Way

  • Milner Parkade entrance ramp canopy and associated parkade and stair entrances