Neighbourhoods • Sir John Franklin

Between Wellington Cres. to the north, Corydon Ave. in the South, Renfrew St. to the East and Kenaston Blvd. to the West.

Upcoming Events

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Halloween Howl

Oct 26, 2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

TRICK-OR-TREAT! Want a night of Halloween DELIGHT? Then join us for fangtastic family entertainment at the 23rd Annual Halloween Howl! Go door-to-door to collect your treats in 12 …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library 15th Annual Fall Book Sale 2019

Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019

Saturday, October 26: 10 am – 6 pm and Sunday, October 27: 11 am – 4 pm at Grant Park High School gymon Nathaniel, across from Grant Park Shopping Centr…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

McNally Robinson Community Classroom Course - The Eaton's Fairytale Vignettes: A Winnipeg Holiday Tradition

Nov 01, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Date: Friday, November 1, 2019 Time: 2:00PM – 4:00PM Location: McNally Robinson Booksellers, 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3M 2A6 Price: $30.00 per…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Children's Museum - Volunteer Information Session

Nov 21, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Children's Museum is looking for volunteers to assist with our upcoming programming and events. Are you fun, creative, and interested in making a difference? Help spark kids' c…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Recent News

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Rooster Town Kettle and Fetching Water

October 16, 2019

As a new art piece is taking shape at the SouthWest Rapid Transitway station, we asked the Winnipeg Arts Council to share some information about it. We hope you enjoy the piece as …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Alternative transportation, Roads, Sustainability, Traffic, Transit

Brenda Leipsic Dog Park Update

October 16, 2019

  I know many of you have been eager for more information about the Brenda Leipsic Dog Park and I'm happy to announce that a portion of the new park will be open to the publi…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Sterling Lyon Parkway between Kenaston Boulevard and Whidden Gate temporarily closed on October 19 and 20

October 16, 2019

Sterling Lyon Parkway between Kenaston Boulevard and Whidden Gate will be completely closed to eastbound and westbound traffic starting at 7 a.m. on Saturday, October 19 until 7 p.…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Linden Woods, Mathers, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Winter Storm Clean-up and Our Trees

October 16, 2019

The storm over the weekend affected us and our urban forest in unprecedented ways. Not since the ice storms 20 years ago in Quebec have we seen such devastation to our trees in Can…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Green Space, Public Safety, Roads, Waste Removal

City asks Residents for Assistance in Locating Suitable Christmas Tree for City Hall

October 09, 2019

The City is searching for a large spruce tree for this year’s City Hall Christmas tree display and is asking Winnipeg homeowners to contact us if they are interested in donat…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

City Prepared to Deal with Forecasted Precipitation

October 09, 2019

As a result of the high volume of precipitation that has fallen in the region over the past few weeks and with more precipitation in the form of rain or snow predicted over the nex…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, South River Heights

Grant Avenue Service Road Closure - South side between Cambridge and Guelph

September 29, 2019

The City will begin a combined sewer separation project, which will require the installation of a land drainage sewer. This project will begin in October and take approximately six…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Rockwood, South River Heights

Northbound and southbound Waverley Street closed this weekend between Lake Crest Road and Scurfield Boulevard for intersection paving operations

September 24, 2019

Northbound and southbound Waverley Street between Lake Crest Road and Scurfield Boulevard will be closed this weekend starting at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 28 until 10 p.m. Sun…

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Linden Ridge, Pembina Strip

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Motion to Recommend Implementation of Road Construction Working Group Recommendations

September 17, 2019

A motion was introduced at today's Executive Policy Committee meeting proposes to direct the Public Service to implement recommendations made earlier this year by the road construc…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Have Your Say - Residential Infill Strategy

September 14, 2019

What should infill development look like, and where should it go? Provide feedback on residential infill design guidelines and intensification criteria to help ensure that new…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Sustainability

Upcoming temporary closures of Broadway, Kennedy Street, and Memorial Avenue for ManyFest

September 05, 2019

A trio of Downtown streets will close this evening to accommodate the annual Manyfest celebration. The following closures are in effect at 6 p.m. today through 5 a.m. Monday, Sept…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Residents invited to bring their licensed dogs to two City wading pools for a swim as outdoor aquatics facilities close for the season

August 30, 2019

City of Winnipeg outdoor aquatics facilities are preparing to close for the season. But before they do, we’re inviting residents to bring their licensed dogs to two City wadi…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Now accepting applications for positions on City of Winnipeg Boards and Commissions

August 25, 2019

The City of Winnipeg is accepting applications until October 18, 2019. The City Clerk’s Department initiates an annual selection process to fill citizen member positions to …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Bill and Helen Norrie Library Information Session and Design Update

August 23, 2019

After compiling the feedback from 70 residents who attended the Bill and Helen Norrie Library information session on May 1 and over 140 participants who provided feedback through a…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Development, Infrastructure

Waverley Underpass project area at Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue will be closed this weekend

August 12, 2019

The Waverley Underpass project area at Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic this weekend from Friday, August 16 at 5:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Monday, A…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic