Definitions for "Edmonton"
Edmonton is the capital of Alberta, a Canadian province. It is the northernmost major city in North America and is situated in the central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farmland on the prairies. It is the second largest city in Alberta, with a population of 712,391 (2005), and is the hub of the country's sixth largest Census Metropolitan Area, with a metropolitan population of 1,050,000 (2006 est. Population estimates of census metropolitan areas (2001 census boundaries) as of July 1, 2006).
Edmonton was a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons. It was located initially in the Northwest Territories, and following its creation in 1905, the province of Alberta (although between 1905 and 1907 there was still a Saskatchewan riding named Edmonton). This riding was created in 1903, and was abolished in 1914 when it was redistributed into Edmonton East, Edmonton West and Strathcona ridings.
Edmonton provincial electoral district existed in two incarnations from 1905 - 1909 and again from 1921 - 1955. The district was created when Alberta first became a province. It was only one of two multi member ridings in the provinces history, the other being Calgary.
a charitable, humanitarian association which supports women and their families as they strive to reach their potential in mind, body and spirit
a strong voice and support for women and girls
Edmonton is a borough constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament(MP) by the first past the post system of election.