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Engagement Update - Residential Infill Strategy

December 09, 2018

Thank you to all those who attended the City of Winnipeg's public open house on September 19 or completed the online survey. Feedback has been summarized and is available in P…

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: By-laws, Development

Smoking on Outdoor Patios at Restaurants and Bars By-law Review Update

January 07, 2018

In the fall of 2017, stakeholder meetings, an online survey and a statistically significant telephone survey were held to gather public input on patio smoking at restaurants and ba…

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, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: By-laws

Animal Services Agency Offers Pet Licence Amnesty in August and September

August 23, 2016

The City of Winnipeg Animal Services Agency will be holding a pet licence amnesty campaign from Aug. 22, 2016 to Sept. 30, 2016. Amnesty allows non-licenced pet owners the opportun…

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, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: By-laws, Taxes and Fees

Winnipeggers Invited to Take Advantage of Sunday/Holiday Bicycle Routes Starting May 22

May 19, 2016

Winnipeggers are invited to take advantage of the City’s Sunday/holiday bicycle routes starting Sunday, May 22 until Monday, Oct. 10. There are four streets in Winnipeg desig…

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, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Alternative transportation, By-laws, Public Safety, Roads

Motion to Reinstate Barricades on Wellington Crescent Passed Unanimously at Council

July 15, 2015

Today at Council my motion to reinstate barricades at key access point to the Sunday Bike Routes passed unanimously.  I will be working with Public Works to have the bar…

Neighbourhoods: Wellington Crescent

Categories: Alternative transportation, By-laws, City Hall, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

Addressing Noise Concerns for Residents of North/East Linden Woods

July 11, 2014

July 2014, There is a complaint raised regarding the noise emanating from Gordon Foods and the disturbance to the local neighbourhood. The conflicts between the usage of industria…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: By-laws

One Step Closer to Sunday Bike route Street Closure

November 21, 2013

We are one step closer to making Sunday Bike routes safer for the increasing number of families and individuals that use Wellington Crs and other Sunday Bike routes. There ar…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Crescentwood, J.B. Mitchell, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

FCM National Municipal Rail Safety Working Group

September 04, 2013

This information is for those concerned, as I am, about the expansion of the industrialization of the rail lines in River Heights. I am presently using many avenues to get the…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, J.B. Mitchell, Mathers, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights

Categories: By-laws, Development, Public Safety, Taxes and Fees, Traffic

Next step for Winnipeg Zoning By-Law

June 28, 2013

A report to the City’s Standing Policy Committee on Property and Development regarding the proposed amendments to the Winnipeg By-Law is now available online. This repo…

Categories: By-laws

We Need to Work Together to Relocate Silos, Transloading Stations and possibly Rail Lines out of River Heights

June 26, 2013

The industrialization of rail line lands along Lindsay St. in Central and South River Heights needs to stop.  Storage silos and loading dozens of trucks from rail cars each da…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights

Categories: By-laws, Development, Public Safety, Traffic

City of Winnipeg Budget Consultations Website

June 13, 2013

 The City of Winnipeg Budget Consultation website is at www.wpgbudget.ca/. There is background and public meetings information at this site. There are also other ways c…

Categories: Alternative transportation, Bugs, By-laws, City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Snow Removal, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit, Waste Removal

Wellington Crs Sunday Closure Enforcement

May 21, 2013

This past May 14, 2013 I passed a motion at the City Centre Community Committee that will be a significant step towards giving police the ability to enforce the closure of Wellingt…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws, City Hall, Traffic

Working with the Neighbourhood for Low Density Residential Guidelines for Mature Neighourhoods

May 17, 2013

 May, 2013 – John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights - Fort Garry is initiating a neighbourhood effort to support the creation of in-fill residential guidelines that …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

City Vs. Silos

February 20, 2013

The Storage Silos located west of Lindsay St. and off Taylor Ave. have not been removed in the time ordered by The City of Winnipeg therefore the matter is now proceeding to t…

Neighbourhoods: South River Heights

Categories: By-laws

Monster Houses vrs Neighbourhoods

February 15, 2013

The residential by-laws need to be change to better reflect the uniqueness of the neighbourhoods in-fill developments are joining. I will continue to work advocating for…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Mathers, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws, Development

Addressing Massing of In-fill homes - Garages

February 13, 2013

images/userfiles/rear attached private garages review.pdf   I voted in support of Councillor Gerbasi's motion to have: The Winnipeg Public Service to review, in conjuncti…

Categories: By-laws, Development

City's order to remove Lindsay Silo's is being Appealed

January 11, 2013

There is a public meeting on Tuesday, January 15, regarding Fort Industries' appeal of the order by the City of Winnipeg to remove the Silo’s.  The Appeal wil…

Neighbourhoods: South River Heights

Categories: By-laws, Development

External Audit of how Winnipeg Sales land Approved

September 29, 2012

September 27, 2012,  An external audit has been approved to respond to the fact that many Winnipegges have lost faith that their City government is working in their best…

Categories: By-laws, City Hall, Development, Public Safety

Water Park file political fiasco foreshadows Golf Course file fiasco

April 27, 2012

April 26, 2012 - The article regarding concerns in how the Water Park file was managed, attached below, outlines a political problem at City Hall.  I have and do not hav…

Categories: By-laws, City Hall, Development, Green Space

Noise from Planes

August 10, 2011

 24-hour Noise Line: 204-987-9403 The Aeronautical Noise Management Program at the Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport was developed in conjunction with…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws

Cat Licenses and other changes to Animal Services

March 25, 2010

There is work underway within the City of Winnipeg looking at the full range of by-laws and licensing associated with Animal Services.   Animal Services has just hired a new…

Categories: By-laws