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									         CLC Conference: Spaces/Memories, Alumni House, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
                                       14 - 15 October, 2011


Transportation
  Air
     Air Canada: www.aircanada.com
      Phone: 1-877-247-2262 or (514) 393-3333
     Westjet: www.westjet.com
      Phone: 1-888-WESTJET (937-8538)
  Ground
     Greyhound: www.greyhound.ca
      Phone: 1-800-661-TRIP (8747)
     Red Arrow: https://www.redarrow.ca
      Phone: 1-800-232-1958
  From the Airport
   Sky Shuttle Airport Service:
    www.edmontontaxiservicegroup.com/skyshuttle
    Phone: (780) 465-8515
  o One way $15, Return $30
  o Link to University Schedule:
    http://www.edmontontaxiservicegroup.com/skyshuttle/media/08-12-
    04%20Sky%20Shuttle%20Schedule%20university.pdf
  o Link to Downtown Schedule (for those staying at Sutton Place):
    http://www.edmontontaxiservicegroup.com/skyshuttle/media/08-12-
    04%20Sky%20Shuttle%20Schedule%20downtown.pdf
  Taxis
     Capital Taxi:
      Phone: (780) 423-2425
     Co-op Taxi:
      Phone: (780) 425-2525
     Yellow Cab: www.edmontontaxiservicegroup.com
      Phone: (780) 462-3456
     Prestige Cabs: www.edmontontaxiservicegroup.com
      Phone: (780) 462-4444
  Public Transit
   Edmonton Transit System (ETS):
    www.edmonton.ca/transportation/edmonton-transit-system-ets.aspx
    Phone: (780) 496-1611
  o Each ride $2.75, Day Pass $8.25, Ticket Pack (10 rides) $22.00.
  o Bus tickets are available on the University of Alberta Campus in HUB Mall
    (InfoLink booth and Varsity store), in SUB (InfoLink booth) and at Mac’s Store
         CLC Conference: Spaces/Memories, Alumni House, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
                                       14 - 15 October, 2011

    near campus at 11105-87Ave.
  o Routes 4, 6, 106, as well as the LRT schedule should be the most relevant.


Parking at the University of Alberta
     Please see www.uofaweb.ualberta.ca/parking for information regarding all
      parking available on campus.


Accommodations
  Recommended (group booking discount):
     Campus Tower Suite Hotel: http://www.coastpromos.com/cip
      11145 - 87 Avenue
      Phone: 1-800-709-1824 or (780) 439-6060
      E-mail: reservations@campustower.com
      Rates starting from $133/night


  Other University Accommodations:
     Varscona Hotel on Whyte: www.varscona.com
      8208-106 Street
      Phone: 1-866-465-8150 or (780) 434-6111
      E-mail: information@varscona.com
      Ask for “CWRC Fall conference rate” ($138/night until July 1, then from
      $145/night, includes: deluxe continental breakfast, parking, wireless
      Internet, local telephone, evening wine tastings, etc.)
     The Mettera on Whyte: www.matterra.com
      10454 - 82 (Whyte) Avenue
      Phone: 1-866-465-8150 or (780) 465-8174
      E-mail: information@matterra.com
      Ask for U of A rate (starting from $165/night, includes breakfast)
     University Accommodation, Lister Hall: www.ualberta.ca/conferenceservices
      116 Street and 87 Avenue
      Phone: (780) 492-6056
      E-mail: guest.services@ualberta.ca
      Rates starting from $105/night
     B&B: McLellan House www.mclellanhouse.com
      11135-84 Avenue
      Phone: 1-800-433-8717 or (780) 433-8707
      E-mail: info@mclellanhouse.com
        CLC Conference: Spaces/Memories, Alumni House, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
                                      14 - 15 October, 2011

      Rates from $130-$155/night
     Hostelling International (HI) – Edmonton:
      www.hihostels.ca/alberta/654/hi-edmonton_hi-edmonton.hostel
      10647-81 Avenue
      Phone: 1-877-467-8336 or (780) 988-6836
      E-mail: edmonton@hihostels.ca
      Rates from $25-$75 for members, $29-83 for non-members


Places to Eat
    Coffee Shops
     o Leva: 11053-86 Avenue
        Phone: (780) 479-5382
     o De Capo: 8739-109 Street
        Phone: (780) 433-5382
     o Good Earth: 8623-112 Street
        Phone: (780) 434-4892
   Restaurants
     o The Sugar Bowl: 10922-88 Avenue
        Phone: (780) 433-8369
     o The High Level Diner: 10812-88 Avenue
        Phone: (780) 433-0993
     o Café Mosaics (Vegetarian): 10844-82 Avenue
        Phone: (780) 433-9702
     o Earls: 8629-112 Street
        Phone (780) 439-4848
     o New York Bagel Café: 8430 Gateway Boulevard
        Phone: (780) 432 2003
     o Upper Crust Café: 10909 - 86 Avenue
        Phone: (780) 433-0810
     o Packrat Louie: 10335-83 Avenue (fine dining)
        Phone: (780) 433-0123
     o Café de Ville: 10137-124 Street (downtown, fine dining)
        Phone: (780) 488-9188
   *There are also places to eat on campus in HUB Mall and the Student Union
       Building, and a variety of restaurants on Jasper Avenue downtown*
        CLC Conference: Spaces/Memories, Alumni House, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
                                      14 - 15 October, 2011


Maps
  University of Alberta
   Please see the following link: http://www.campusmap.ualberta.ca/
  LRT (Schedule & Edmonton Map)
   http://webdocs.edmonton.ca/transit/route_schedules_and_maps/current/LRT.pdf

Sites and Attractions
    Edmonton’s Official Tourism Website:
http://www.edmonton.com/tourism/page.asp?page=18

								
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