News and Events

News and events relevant to the Thorncliff community are posted on this page. If you know of any happenings, please let us know so we can post them here. 


Thorncliff Community Cleanup event is planned for Saturday June 11, starting at 1 PM and ending at 3 PM. If you want to participate, you can pick up free litter kits at the Thorncliffe Elementary School parking lot (while supplies last), located on the south side of the school on 82 Avenue. The first 50 kids who returns a garbage bag filled with community litter back to the pickup site, will receive a $5.00 ice-cream coupon from The Whole Scoop.

                   FREE LITTER KIT

Community Garden

We are now accepting applications to rent a Thorncliff community garden plot.  You can find details under Community Programs Community Garden tab.

Community Skating Rink

The Thorncliff Community skating rink is now closed for the season. You can find rink information and a photo gallery under Community Programs Ice Rink tab.

The Valley Line West LRT- Updates

Marigold Infrastructure Partners started construction for Valley Line West in 2021. It will take 5 to 6 years to complete. Below are links to project plans relevant to the construction of this transit line.  

Marigold will be required to follow the construction hours outlined in the City’s Community Standards Bylaw.

Monday-Saturday: 7am-9pm

Sunday and Holidays: 9am-7pm 

There are occasions when our contractor can apply for permits to complete work outside of these hours.

The contractor will be responsible for ensuring all noise complies with the City’s Community Standards Bylaw. If construction noise levels exceed the maximum limits (65 dBA, which is similar to the volume of a normal conversation) the contractor will have to apply for an exemption to complete the work.


Construction notices and bulletins:

  • Latest bulletins

  1. Overnight Drilling on 87 Avenue between 164 Street & 169 Street - On or around April 22, 2022

  2. Right Turn Lane Closure on 87 Avenue at 170 Street (Posted April 22, 2022



  • City of Edmonton LRT Projects Information Centre
    Call 780-496-4874 (voicemail) or emailing

  • City of Edmonton – Valley Line West website 

  • Marigold Construction Bulletins 2022

Construction bulletins for the Valley Line West are posted on the Marigold website 

This site shows the map of the entire line divided into construction Areas 1 through 10 with corresponding bulletins for each Area. Thorncliff residents are probably most concerned with Area 6 which runs along 87th avenue from 163 street, past WEM, to the Anthony Henday (see map below).

On the right side, you can select “archive” or “current” to view construction bulletins, and click on the blue dots on the map to bring up the details of each bulletin.











  • Marigold Newsletter  

To subscribe for LRT updates. Thorncliff is included in the 87 Ave (163 St – Anthony Henday Dr) area.

  • Relocation of WEM Transit Centre
Starting Sunday August 29th, 2021, West Edmonton Mall Transit Center was temporarily moved to 90 Avenue to accommodate Valley Line West construction. The transit center will remain on 90 avenue until the construction is done.
If you use the transit centre, use the maps below to help you determine where to catch you bus.
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