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Edmonton sprawl threatens farmland, say farmers

A development plan for an area northeast of Edmonton will pit residents against farmers at a public hearing at city hall Monday.
A plan to extend city services to the Horse Hill area northeast of Edmonton is pitting residents against farmers, reports Travis McEwan 1:42

A development plan for an area northeast of Edmonton could pit residents against farmers at a public hearing at city hall Monday.

As Travis McEwan reports in the video above, farmers fear the city's area structure plan — which would extend city services to the Horse Hill area — is the death knell for highly-productive farmland.