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Certificate of RecognitionELS Has Received the Certificate of Recognition (COR)

We are excited to share with you the fact that we are now COR certified under the Alberta Association for Safety Partnerships (AASP). Although safety is not new to Edwards Land this is a major milestone for our company confirming Safety within our corporation along with aligning ourselves with our valued clients and industries for which we work. We look forward to continuing our efforts to uphold our safety management system to the highest Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) standards. We feel very honored to have received such an accolade and feel confident in our daily efforts to maximize the safety and health of our workplace! We appreciate our Land Team for always keeping safety on the forefront of their workplace operations!


Edwards Land Lethbridge Office has Moved!

Our new Lethbridge home is finished and we’re officially moved in!

Our new address is:
655 W.T. Hill Blvd South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 1Y6

For further inquiries please call our main line 403-327-9585 or Adam Spackman at 403-382-9334.


Edwards Land Family Welcomes a New Addition!

We have some excellent news from over the weekend to share with everyone. Justin Edwards- President, became a father of a beautiful boy, Preston John Wade Edwards.

Congratulations Justin Edwards

Above is Darcy Edwards holding Justin for the first time. Congratulations Justin on your next step in life's journey!


Edwards Land Sequins & Spurs 2014 - Thank You!

Edwards Land would like to thank everyone who attended Sequins & Spurs 2014 and made it the BEST year yet! Click here to view the photos or view them on Facebook. Make sure and tag yourself or your friends. We’d also like to thank Millstreet Brewery and Cowboys Nightclub for their support. We have some BIG things coming up, so be sure to follow us through social media to stay in the loop.

We’d also like to congratulate our friend Trevor Panczak and his band. Trevor has been playing the Sequins & Spurs party for 6 years running. On July 22 his dreams came true when he opened for country superstar, Tim McGraw. Way to go, Trevor!

As we are always trying to improve Sequins & Spurs, we’d love to hear about your 2014 experience. So please send us your comments and we’ll make sure Sequins & Spurs gets better in 2015 and beyond!

Click here to view event photos!


Edwards Land is Coming to Edmonton!
As we are constantly trying to improve and deliver the best service to our clientele, we are excited to announce that on July 2 we will be officially opening a full service office in Edmonton. Our Vice President, Jesse Edwards, is very excited to relocate to Edmonton with his wife Barbara to take on this grand endeavor. The team is very proud of their big step and we're looking forward to the great things that Edwards Land's future has to bring!


Edwards Land New Calgary Office
Edwards Land Calgary has settled into their new space in Westmount Business Park. Conveniently located in Southwest Calgary, near Mount Royal University, our new location is surrounded by ammenities and has ample guest parking!

Click here to view pictures of the new space!


Edwards Land Employee Golf Tournament
On Friday, August 24, Edwards Land had a team golf event at Sirocco golf course. The morning started off with showers in Calgary and storms in Lethbridge, it looked like we wouldn’t be able to golf, but around 2pm as everyone showed up to play, the sun came out and the majority of the event was clear skies and warm. We had a great turn out and everyone had a good time.

Click here to view pictures of the ELS Tournament

 


South Saskatchewan/Alberta Staff Surface Land Agent
Edwards Land has an opening for a staff Surface Land Agent, operating in the areas of Southern Saskatchewan and Alberta. Please visit our Careers page to learn more about this opportunity.


Easter Seals Drop Zone Challenge
On Thursday September 8th, 2011, 4 members of Edwards Land rappelled 30-storeys down the side of Sun Life Plaza in Support of Alberta Easter Seals! This event raised over $225,000 for children and adults living with disabilities in Alberta. Congratulations to everyone who participated in this exciting event.

Click here to view pictures of the Edwards Land rapel.


South Saskatchewan/Alberta Staff Surface Land Agent
Edwards Land has an opening for a staff Surface Land Agent, operating in the areas of Southern Saskatchewan and Alberta. Please visit our Careers page to learn more about this opportunity.


Sequins & Spurs 2011
Edwards Land was proud to present Sequins & Spurs, our annual Stampede kick-off event for the 5th year! A big thank you to all of our clients, collegues, friends & staff who helped make the event such as success! Edwards Land would also like to thank our muscial guest Trevor Panczak & the Rough Stock Band who once again did an amazing job entertaining us all!

Sequins & Spurs will return in 2012, on Thursday, July 5th. Until then be sure to save the date for your friends and colleagues at Edwards Land!

View photographs from the event (courtesy of Joel Edwards)


Medicine Hat Office Job Opening
Edwards Land Medicine Hat office has an opening for a Junior-Level Land Administrator. Visit our Careers page to learn more about this posting.


United Way Day of CaringEdwards Land United Way Day of Caring®
As part of our Corporate Volunteering Initiative, Edwards Land Calgary office recently participated in a United Way Day of Caring® . On April 19th & 20th, 2011, two teams of Edwards Land volunteers headed to Calgary Children's Cottage Society locations, with the mission to spread Easter cheer to children and families in crisis. Armed with Easter decorations, treats & crafts, our staff spent the two afternoons decorating Easter eggs & cookies with the children from the Crisis Nursery & Brenda's House family shelter.

Thank you to the Calgary United Way & Children's Cottage Society for helping us organize this worthwhile event, as well as our staff for getting involved and helping make our communities better places to live!

Day of Caring® is a community initiative in which businesses and their employees undertake valuable projects for non-profit organizations and is designed to foster a sense of caring through volunteerism.
Posted on April 27,2011


Edwards Land Medicine Hat Office Has Moved!
Edwards Land Medicine Hat office has changed locations! Formerly located at 1290 Trans Canada Way SE, effective immediately our new address is:

1520 – 9th Avenue SW
Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 8H6

Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.
Posted on April 25,2011


Pub & Bowling Team Building Event
Edwards Land held it's first quarterly team building event on Saturday, February 19th at the Glencoe Club in Calgary. It was a fun, casual evening of bowling, billiards and great company. A big thank-you to the Glencoe for their great atmoshpere and service!

Click here to view photos from the event.
Posted on March 9,2011


Edwards Land Announces New Ownership Group

CALGARY, ALBERTA (January 6, 2011) Effective January 4, 2011, Edwards Land Services Ltd. founders Darcy and Pam Edwards have stepped down from their respective roles of President and Secretary/Treasurer after 30 years.  Mr. and Mrs. Edwards are pleased to announce that they have sold Edwards Land to a new ownership group; Jerad Bonetti, Jesse Edwards and Justin Edwards.  Darcy Edwards will be transitioning into a role within the organization that will allow him to maintain and enhance his numerous relationships within the industry and continue to provide the organization with the benefit of his 30 plus years of knowledge. 

The new ownership group is excited to announce this new beginning for Edwards Land that will build upon the successful foundation built by Mr. and Mrs. Edwards.  The entire Edwards Land team is looking forward to 2011 and beyond with great anticipation and excitement as this new chapter unfolds.

Edwards Land Services Ltd. is a privately owned company that provides land acquisition and public consultation services to the energy industry throughout western Canada. With three full-service office locations (Calgary, Lethbridge & Medicine Hat) as well as field office locations in Edmonton, Regina & Carlyle, Edwards Land provides a local presence and extensive area knowledge.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Edwards Land Services Ltd.
301, 1111-11th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2R 0G5

P 403 244 7777
F 403 244 9292
E info@edwardsland.ca
www.edwardsland.ca


Sequins & Spurs 2010
Sequins and Spurs returned with overwhelming success this year; what a way to kick-off Stampede! Edwards Land would like to thank all those who attended this year’s event; we hope you had as much fun as we did! Also, a huge thank you to all those who helped make this year possible, including our musical guest Trevor Panczak!

Sequins and Spurs will return in 2011. Until then, be sure to save the night before the Stampede parade for your friends and colleagues, at Edwards Land!

View photographs from the event.


Welcome to the new Edwards Land website!
With recent growth in our company and advancements within our business, a more sophisticated website was necessary to keep up with the times. Have a look around and let us know what you think. Contact us with your feedback: we'd love to hear from you!


University of Calgary 2009 Scholarship WinnerUniversity of Calgary
Edwards Land would like to congratulate Connor Smith of Calgary for being awarded our Annual Edwards Land Services – U of C Social Science Scholarship.  Connor is a 4th year Urban Studies student with aspirations of attending grad school at UBC next year.  Connor hopes to continue his education in the field of post-disaster land planning and will not doubt be successful in this field.  Edwards Land is proud to support students like Connor who combine a high GPA with generous amounts of community involvement.  Congratulations Connor and  best of luck!

Click here to view Connor accepting his scholarship from Edwards Land Vice President Justin Edwards.


Edwards Land Company Golf Tournament 2009
Edwards Land held it's 3rd annual company golf tournament on Saturday, September 26, 2009.  The event began with a bbq held at Edwards Land Lethbridge office, and continued at Land O’Lakes Golf and Country Club in Coaldale, Alberta.  We would like to thank all those who participated, helped with organization and helped with the bbq, to make this one of the year’s most memorable Edwards Land events.

Tournament Pictures


Community Involvement
Consistent with our Corporate Volunteering Initiative, a group of Edwards Land employees recently hit the community for a good cause.  Much to the delight of the residents, Edwards Land Services provided painting and some general maintenance to one of Aspen Family Services’ group homes.  Thank you to all employees for getting involved and helping make our communities better places to live!

Click here to view Edwards Land in the community!


Sequins & Spurs 2009
Edwards Land was proud to once again present Sequins & Spurs, our annual Stampede kick-off event held on July 2nd. A big thank-you to all of our clients, colleagues, friends, and staff members who helped make the event such a success!

Sequins & Spurs will return in 2010, be sure to save the date (the night before the parade)!

Click here for pictures from the event!


Edwards Land Given Key to City of Lethbridge
Edwards Land was among 11 Southern Alberta businesses presented with a Key to the City of Lethbridge at a ceremony at City Hall on Monday, January 26, 2009.  This presentation marked the launch of the book “Little Empires – Multi-Generation Small Business in Southern Alberta” and the inclusion of these 11 businesses in the book.

Little Empires is a collection of 11 first-person stories of successful business ventures in the region, written by two University of Lethbridge professors.  It looks into the economic value and contributions of the area multi-generational businesses.

Edwards Land and the Edwards Family are thrilled to be included in this insightful publication, and honored by the presentation from the City of Lethbridge.

View photos from the ceremony.

Read Lethbridge Herald article.PDF File

View CTV News Story (Windows Media File).