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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

Route 90 improvements update

September 30, 2018

Thank to you those who participated in Phase 2 of engagement and to those community members who pointed out areas for improvement in project web content. Please visit the docu…

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

Future location of the new River Heights Library, renamed Bill & Helen Norrie Library

July 16, 2018

The City officially revealed the location of the future River Heights Library, renamed the Bill & Helen Norrie Library. The new library will be situated northwest of the Pan Am…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure

Waverley Underpass Project Area at Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue will be Closed July 6 to 9

July 01, 2018

Waverley Street between Wilkes Avenue and Taylor Avenue will be closed next weekend from July 6 to 9 for railway track reconstruction, required as part of the Waverley Un…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Parker, South River Heights

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Public Invited to Provide Input for Route 90 Improvements Study

June 14, 2018

The City of Winnipeg is inviting the public to view the functional design and provide further input on the widening of Route 90 between Taylor Avenue and Ness Avenue. The…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

New Bill and Helen Norrie Library Coming to River Heights

June 14, 2018

The Bill and Helen Norrie Library, formerly the River Heights Library, will be relocated and built in its new home beside the Pan Am Pool, a short two kilometres away from its…

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: Development, Infrastructure

Lane Closures - Bishop Grandin Boulevard (West of Pembina Highway)

May 25, 2018

Beginning on May 24 until June 15, there will be a reduction to two lanes of travel (one lane in each direction) on Bishop Grandin Boulevard (west of Pembina Highway) as par…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Preliminary Construction Notice: Academy Road (South Side) - From Waterloo Street To Waverley Street

April 26, 2018

2018 Downtown & Regional Sidewalk Renewals, Detectable Warning Surface Tile Installation, and Associated Works We wish to advise you that the above sidewalk renewal project …

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Waverley Underpass Hits Next Phase

April 24, 2018

As spring finally starts to break through after our long winter, we’re also breaking ground on a new phase of construction on the Waverley Underpass Project. The $155-millio…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project Update

March 25, 2018

Construction on the Southwest Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project continues. In 2018 you’ll see work on the following construction activities rela…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Public invited to Provide Input on Route 90 Improvements

March 08, 2018

The City is inviting the public to share their input to help develop a preferred design for the widening of Route 90 between Taylor Avenue and Ness Avenue that will build…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Upcoming Opportunities for Engagement with the City of Winnipeg - Route 90 Widening

February 18, 2018

The Route 90 widening preliminary design study is underway. The City of Winnipeg (the City) is working with technical experts, key stakeholders, and the public to develop a preferr…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Pan Am Pool Capital Construction Project to Begin Summer 2018

February 18, 2018

The Pan Am Pool, Winnipeg’s premier aquatic facility, is set to receive a major capital investment beginning in summer 2018, as City officials work to replace the pool’…

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: Development, Infrastructure

Waverley Underpass - Construction Update #4 Now Available

December 07, 2017

The Waverley Underpass project is moving along smoothly, and remains within budget and on schedule. Works completed to date include the road and rail detours, and the renewal of Wa…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Grant Park Recreation Campus Plan & Feasibility Study Now Complete

November 21, 2017

The City of Winnipeg has completed a study on improving recreation and leisure options on land located west of Grant Park Shopping Centre. The current site, bounded by Grant Avenu…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Sustainability

Expect Additional Delays in the Waverley Underpass Project Area as Rail Detour is Implemented

October 31, 2017

Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians traveling in the vicinity of the Waverley Underpass project from Wednesday, November 1 until Friday, November 3 can expect additional travel del…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Complete closure of Kenaston Boulevard between Sterling Lyon Parkway and McGillivray Boulevard for railway crossing repair - 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20

October 18, 2017

Northbound and southbound Kenaston Boulevard between Sterling Lyon Parkway and McGillivray Boulevard will be closed to traffic starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 20 for a railwa…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Hurst Way Extension to Open this Weekend

October 11, 2017

The Hurst Way Extension, east of the Winnipeg Humane Society, will open this Sunday, October 15, 2017. This opening will result in some changes in travel routes. Please see th…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

The Waverley Underpass Detour – In Effect Monday, Oct. 2

September 27, 2017

  http://www.winnipeg.ca/publicworks/construction/pdf/waverleyUnderpass/DetourMap.pdf Please take a look if your Monday travels take you this way.  The …

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Linden Ridge Park Playground Surfacing Updates

September 27, 2017

Centralized Park Services has started removing the play surfacing at Linden Ridge Park in order to complete improvements to the playground. This work involves removing the old pe…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge

Categories: Development, Green Space

Waverley Underpass Detour Set to Open

September 18, 2017

As the seasons change, so does the construction phase on the Waverley Underpass project. Much progress has been made on the necessary groundwork for this landmark project in our w…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Upgrades Coming to the Linden Woods Community Centre Thanks to Community Incentive Grant

September 18, 2017

Earlier this month, I was proud to see a Community Incentive Grant application approved for the Linden Woods Community Centre Inc. to help make the Seniors Technology Centre and Ce…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development

Northbound Tuxedo Avenue Between Corydon Avenue and Edgeland Boulevard will be Closed to Traffic Sept. 17

September 16, 2017

Northbound Tuxedo Avenue between Corydon Avenue and Edgeland Boulevard will be closed for crane work from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 17. Pedestrian access will be mai…

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: Development, Roads, Traffic

Waverley Underpass Construction Update #3 Now Available

September 13, 2017

The latest Waverley Underpass Project Update is available here.  In order to complete construction of the detour road and active transportation path, the Waverley Underpass 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, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Public Invited to Participate in Review of OurWinnipeg, the City's 25-year Plan for the Future

September 08, 2017

Councillor John Orlikow invites Winnipeggers to participate in the review and update of OurWinnipeg, the city's 25-year development plan. Winnipeggers are encouraged to get involve…

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: Development

Travel Time Information System to Help Drivers Anticipate and Avoid delays During Waverley Underpass Construction

July 27, 2017

The City has launched a travel time information system to help drivers anticipate and avoid delays caused by train crossings and construction while the Waverley Underpass Project i…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Beaumont Traffic During Waverley Underpass Construction - Summer 2017

July 21, 2017

Construction season has started in a rather unprecedented manner in and around the Beaumont neighbourhood. The end result will be less cut-through traffic in the community as we wo…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

City of Winnipeg 2017 Local Street Renewal Program: Kingsway - Oak Street to Cambridge Street

June 28, 2017

We wish to advise you that construction on the above street renewal project is scheduled to commence on or about July 4th, 2017, as part of the 2017 Local Street Renewal Program …

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Getting Ready for Asphalt Maintenance Overlay on Chevrier Boulevard

May 31, 2017

Coming up shortly, an asphalt maintenance overlay will be done on the stretch of Chevrier Boulevard, between the tracks. This overlay is designed to keep the road drivable through…

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Linden Woods, Maybank, Pembina Strip

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads

City Accepting Applications for the OurWinnipeg Community Advisory Committee Membership

May 18, 2017

The City of Winnipeg is accepting applications for the OurWinnipeg Community Advisory Committee membership. OurWinnipeg is the City of Winnipeg’s municipal development plan t…

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: City Hall, Development

Waverley Underpass Project Moves to Next Phase

May 18, 2017

As you may have noticed around the city and particularly in River Heights-Fort Garry – it’s construction season. On schedule and on budget, the construction of the Wave…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Notice of Construction in Our Neighbourhood

May 08, 2017

Starting May 2017, we will begin a seven-month construction project to install approximately 540 m of new sewer pipes that will help protect homes and businesses in this area fro…

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

“ReLeaf” for Winnipeg’s Urban Forest Continues in Spring 2017

April 27, 2017

Trees Winnipeg is proud to continue the Winnipeg ReLeaf Tree Planting Program. Initially launched in 2015 as a pilot project with support from TD Friends of the Environment Foundat…

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: Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Less Basement Flooding, More Green Space

March 21, 2017

Over the next year, construction on the Cockburn Calrossie Combined Sewer Relief Works will transform our ward. Not only will the $94.6 million projectreduce the risk of basement …

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Waste Removal

Let's Talk About Books - Redevelopment Coming to the River Heights Library

March 06, 2017

I'm proud to announce that I have secured the necessary funding for a new River Heights Library that will be more accessible, provide increased programming, and feature a mo…

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: Development, Infrastructure

Waverley Underpass Underway

February 15, 2017

Thanks to the hard work and dedication of many, I’m proud to report that construction on the  Waverley Underpass has officially started. As many of you know, this signi…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Winnipeggers Asked to Help Shape Plans for Pedestrian and Cycling Projects

February 04, 2017

The City is asking Winnipeggers to help shape plans for a number of pedestrian and cycling projects. Several opportunities to provide input on the West Alexander to East Exchange…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Southwest Rapid Transitway Stage 2 Public Art will Celebrate Civic, Indigenous and Métis History

January 31, 2017

As part of its design, the Southwest Rapid Transitway Stage 2 will integrate public artwork celebrating civic, Indigenous and Métis history as well as the natural history an…

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, City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Traffic, Transit

Report Outlines Plan to Improve the Delivery of Road Infrastructure Programs

January 28, 2017

In order to improve the delivery of road infrastructure programs, the Public Works Department plans to advertise and award engineering consultant work earlier for major road proj…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project Update

January 21, 2017

Transitway and Active Transportation Crossings in the Vicinity of Bishop Grandin Construction has begun on the Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway …

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Byng Place Closure

January 21, 2017

Work continues on the Cockburn and Calrossie Sewer Relief Project, which involves the installation of approximately 1.9 km of new sewer pipes. These upgrades will help protect: …

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Grant Park, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads

MTS Cell Tower Proposal Update – Niagara Location

November 27, 2016

On Aug. 23, 2016, the City of Winnipeg issued a non-concurrence letter regarding the proposed tower location on Niagara Street that has been sent to Innovation, Science and Economi…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Infrastructure

Waverley Underpass Open House - Detailed Design and Construction

September 28, 2016

With the help of many community voices, the Waverley Underpass is becoming a reality in River Heights-Fort Garry.  Open House Details:  When: October 6, 2016  Whe…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Temporary Lane Closures in Place on the St. James Bridge for Roadway Maintenance

September 28, 2016

The following upcoming lane closures will be in place on the St. James Bridge for road work: From 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29 until 6:00 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, the southb…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Fresh Tennis Courts Coming at Linden Woods Community Centre

September 19, 2016

This fall, the tennis courts at the Linden Woods Community Centre will be refinished and refreshed. Work will start in September and the project will take about three to four wee…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure

Ash Street Pocket Park - Community Feedback Opportunity

September 15, 2016

A new pocket park is coming at the southeast corner of Ash Street and Academy Road. The small green space was reimagined as part of the Academy Road Streetscaping Project and this …

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: Development, Green Space

Bonnycastle Park Selected as Winnipeg’s Downtown Off-leash Dog Park Site

July 30, 2016

A portion of Bonnycastle Park on Assiniboine Avenue has been selected as the site for Winnipeg’s Downtown off-leash dog park. “The selection of Bonnycastle Park brings…

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: Development, Green Space

Grosvenor Ave. To Get Fixed - An Update on the Grosvenor Avenue Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Projects

July 13, 2016

We have been able to add Grosvenor Avenue from Cambridge St. to Montrose St. will be rehabilitated this year, as the base of the road is sufficient condition. A rehabilitation in…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, Rockwood

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Winnipeg’s Urban Forest to See Some ReLeaf in 2016

June 06, 2016

The City of Winnipeg has been awarded a $20,000 grant from Tree Canada and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation to fund the Winnipeg ReLeaf program in 2016. In partnership wi…

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: Bugs, Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Winnipeggers Invited to Open House about Rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue

April 07, 2016

Winnipeggers are invited to an open house to view the proposed design for the rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue. The project includes rehabilit…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Budget 2016: Builds Winnipeg for the Future

March 02, 2016

The City of Winnipeg’s preliminary operating and capital budget tabled today is balanced, makes record investments in infrastructure, and maintains and invests in key…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Waverley Underpass a Go!

February 24, 2016

The efforts of John Orlikow, City Councillor for River Heights-Fort Garry, to secure the proper design and funding for the Waverley Underpass have paid off as the project was offic…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

City of Winnipeg Invites Feedback on Budget Priorities and Preferences

November 30, 2015

  The City of Winnipeg will once again be conducting budget consultations to help shape the direction of the 2016 City Budget. “I encourage all Winnipegger’s t…

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, Bugs, City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Snow Removal, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit, Waste Removal

Removal of Rail Lines from River Heights part of the 2015 Throne Speech

November 18, 2015

Coun. John Orlikow welcomes Provincial Throne Speech commitment to rail line rationalization, removal of spur line in River Heights   WINNIPEG, MB – The efforts to rem…

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

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Traffic

Silo Update

August 23, 2015

I contacted Fort Distributors for another update on levelling and safety precautions related to the leaning Silos at the transloading site at Taylor and Lindsay. Fort Distributors…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure

Why not Extend Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway?

August 04, 2015

The extension of Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway is not a viable option for numerous reasons as listed below. 1)     The addition of a Sterling Lyon Parkway ext…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Geneva of the North Proposal Approved by CEC

November 20, 2014

A social and economic Winnipeg advantage Thursday, November 20, 2014 The Canadian Museum of Human Rights provides the opportunity to advance Human Rights and provide social and…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Taxes and Fees

Leipsic Dog Park and Parker Area Update

November 19, 2014

This is an update on the goings on at the Brenda Leipsic Dog Park and the Parker area. The area consist of a Heritage Forest, two other forest and wetlands that contain one of Win…

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

2014 Budget Consultation Update Volume 2

May 20, 2014

Spending wisely, meeting collective needs, creating the future we want The City of Winnipeg’s engagement process for the 2015-17 Operating Budget and the 2015-2020 Capital B…

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

Environment Act License Application for SWBRT

May 14, 2014

The City of Winnipeg is seeking approval and licensing under the Manitoba Environment Act for the proposed development of the City of Winnipeg's Stage 2 of the Southwest Rapid Tran…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Maybank, Pembina Strip

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Conceptual Vision for the Academy Road Streetscape Revitalization Strategy

April 25, 2014

McGowan Russell Group Inc. has been engaged by the City of Winnipeg to prepare a comprehensive Streetscaping Revitalization Strategy for Academy Road within the limits of the Acade…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic

Worth of rapid transit investment must be proven

April 16, 2014

By: John Orlikow, River Heights-Fort Garry City Councillor Ward Report   Committing funding to the proposed South West Bus Rapid Transit (SWBRT) route is significant du…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure

Three New Neighourhoods planned for the River Heights/ Fort Garry Ward You Should Know About

February 19, 2014

I wanted to let my neighbours and constituents in River Heights / Fort Garry know about three new developments in the ward: • Parker Neighbourhood Secondary Plan • Broc…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Woods, Maybank, Parker

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Katz' Latest Firehall Fiasco yet another Million-Dollar Mistake

February 14, 2014

Winnipeg, MB – The City’s decision to expropriate land under a Fire Station on Taylor at twice one appraiser’s valuation - more than $1-million - is just the late…

Categories: Development, Infrastructure

Bishop Grandin Crossing Development

February 10, 2014

Hopewell Development is proposing to develop the Sugar Beets lands and continue to hold public meetings. The proposed development is located North of Bishop Grandin between Waverl…

Neighbourhoods: Maybank, Parker, Pembina Strip

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Taxes and Fees, Traffic

Bid to Retain SJF Green Space Not Successful

November 30, 2013

November, 2013 - The City of Winnipeg has received official correspondence from the Winnipeg School Division that Councillor Orlikow’s offer to retain the gree…

Neighbourhoods: J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin

Categories: Development, Green Space

$455,000 Investment into Corydon Community Centre's River Heights Site Upgrade

November 21, 2013

This year we will be investing $455,000 of your tax dollars into Corydon Community Centre's River Heights Site playground and tennis courts. This investment continues my focus of …

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

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Taxes and Fees

Development Guidelines to Protect Mature Communities Takes a Step Forward

September 30, 2013

September 30, 2013 – John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights - Fort Garry has been successful in getting Council to agree in creating guidelines that recognizes the s…

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure

Efforts to re-locate the rail lines from River Heights are moving forward

September 30, 2013

September, 2013 - River Heights residents will be happy to know that our efforts to re-locate the rail lines from River Heights are moving forward. There is a commitment from all…

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

Categories: Development, Green Space, Public Safety, Roads, Taxes and Fees, 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

Orlikow Voted Against $10,000 Incentive

July 22, 2013

... Orlikow said government should not be stepping in to distort the real estate market. He also questioned other aspects of the Exchange-Waterfront plan, including CentreVenture's…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Taxes and Fees

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

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

STEP ONE on the way to getting the Waverley underpass to be a reality

May 10, 2013

May, 2013 - Thank you everyone who wrote and called in expressing their support for the Waverly Underpass and continue to do so. There has been progress.  In the 2013 City of…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Parker, Rockwood, South River Heights

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Orlikow: No More "Digging First, Asking Questions Later"

April 30, 2013

City Must Set Up Functional Design Committee for Bus Rapid Transit   For Immediate Release - Feb 27 2013   WINNIPEG - John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights- Fort…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Infrastructure, Taxes and Fees, Transit

Orlikow Eager to Get Ball Rolling on Winnipeg's Canada Games Bid

April 30, 2013

 Been there, done that and support this   Winnipeg, MB – John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights - Fort Garry is throwing his support behind Winnipeg’s b…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure, Taxes and Fees

City of Winnipeg selected to host 2017 Canada Summer Games

April 29, 2013

For Immediate Release Friday, April 26, 2013   Winnipeg, MB - Today at an announcement at The Forks, the Canada Games Council and the Province of Manitoba named the City of…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure

Grosvenor Fire Hall, Relocation of Bus Loop and Sir John Franklin School Field update

April 10, 2013

April, 2013, Last September I brought forward the idea of moving the bus loop before the Fire Hall on Grosvenor St. was declared surplus. Two reasons for relocating the bus l…

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

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Transit

Orlikow: No More "Digging First, Asking Questions Later"

February 26, 2013

City Must Set Up Functional Design Committee for Bus Rapid Transit For Immediate Release - Feb 27 2013   WINNIPEG - John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights- Fort Garry s…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Maybank

Categories: City Hall, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Traffic, Transit

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

Rapid Transit Decision Impact on Beaumont and Maybank Neighbourhoods

January 25, 2013

The City of Winnipeg Transit Department is recommending that the Second leg of Rapid Transit goes east to Waverly and South to the University of Manitoba. The recommendation will …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Maybank

Categories: Development, Transit

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

Should the Fire Hall on Grosvenor St. be declared surplus?

September 28, 2012

On September 18, 2012 I held a neighbourhood meeting to discuss if the Fire Hall on Grosvenor Ave should be declared surplus by the City. Alternatives were presented and other opt…

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

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Transit

What is Going on at the Rail Line along Lindsay St.?

September 14, 2012

The railway, BNSF, wants to industrialize along the rail line and add a transfer station at Grant between Grant Ave and Corydon Ave. without City approval. This is not appropria…

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

Categories: Development, Traffic

Winnipeg School Board Begins Formal Process to Sell SJF land

July 16, 2012

June 2012, The School Division has sent a letter out to area residents indicating that they are proceeding with the sale of the school board lands located off Grosvenor St. previou…

Neighbourhoods: J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin

Categories: Development, Green Space, Roads, Transit

Information on 2012 New Developments occurring in Linden Ridge

June 20, 2012

There are presently two multi-unit buildings being built in Linden Ridge. The details of both proposals are listed below for your information.   1.    20…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge

Categories: Development

What Parcel 4 (City's Land @ the Forks) Could Be

May 23, 2012

2011 Amanda Burden Urban Open Space Award   St. Louis’ Citygarden, a 2.9-acre richly landscaped sculpture garden and park that has altered the perception of the city&…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety

Forks Water Park Proposal taken off the table

May 14, 2012

Thank you for your comments this past month regarding the Water Park Proposal and I share many of your concerns.  Earlier today the proposal submitted by Canalta was withdra…

Categories: Development, Green Space, Infrastructure

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

Councillor Orlikow says no to Public Money for the Water Park

April 18, 2012

April 18, 2012, Councillor Orlikow today asked the Executive Policy Committee to rescind the $7 million in public funding from the Water Park proposal and allocate those dollars eq…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Taxes and Fees

How Does the Corydon Osborne Neighbourhood Plan Affect Your Neighbourhood?

February 20, 2012

The Corydon Osborne neighbourhood plan is a neighbourhood vision process that began in 2011. Based on the feedback from the spring design workshop and public open house, the City …

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

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Traffic, Transit

Does Winnipeg have too much Green Space?

February 20, 2012

There is a City of Winnipeg report about selling golf courses that says so.  The “report” was about assessing present municipal golf services however a portion of…

Categories: Development, Green Space, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees

2012 draft Operating Budget to be released Feb. 28

February 16, 2012

There is will be a Council Seminar on February 28, 2012 in which non-EPC members of Council will be able to have the first look at the 2012 Operating Budget. The budget will …

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees

Your Green Space Threatened

January 16, 2012

The City of Winnipeg has embarked on a process to sell public green space (golf courses) to developers through an Expression of Interest (E.O.I.) process. images/userfiles/497-201…

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, Green Space, Sustainability

Stop the Sell Out

December 11, 2011

December 10, 2011 - Winnipeg Council is about to open up land for Rural Municipalities, so more people and business from Winnipeg can move there, thanks to Winnipeg selling our wat…

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Selling City Arenas - The Introduction

November 28, 2011

The City of Winnipeg will be getting out of the arena "business" by divesting the 15 City owned arenas to another party. The process has begun with a tender process to d…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety

Selling out our City and no need for Councillor's to know about it?

November 25, 2011

On November 30, 2011 a motion is going before the Executive Council Committee that will increase the existing infrastructure deficit, drive more traffic into Wi…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit, Waste Removal

Transportation Plan Needs to Put Winnipeg Tax Payers First

November 16, 2011

presentation to Council November 16, 2011  I am voting to put Winnipeg taxpayers first and make fixing existing infrastructure a top priority in the City’s Transportati…

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Public Service unveils Transportation Master Plan - Meeting will take place November 4

November 03, 2011

Long-term policy framework: a blueprint to integrate planning for future land use, transportation Today, the Winnipeg Public Service released its Transportation Master Plan, a…

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Transportation Master Plan Goes on Shelf?

November 01, 2011

November, 1, 2011, I am going through the Plan and have difficultly understanding what more it is then a compilation of various other reports into one. The other issue is that the…

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Traffic, Transit

Transportation Master Plan Released for Public Input

November 01, 2011

The City's Transportation Master Plan is available for public input. The Purposes of the Plan are: - Ensure that traffic does not use our neighbourhoods to cut through to an…

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Your Neighbourhood, your street, your say ... Academy Road Vision

September 20, 2011

On October, 2011, after two years of consultation with area residents, a vision for Academy Road (a Plan Development Over-lay (P.D.O), was approved by City Council. The Acade…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Traffic and Development Pressures continue to grow as Winnipeg's Population continues to grow

February 14, 2011

Winnipeg’s population has grown by almost 10,000 people in the past year surpassing the expected forecasts for population growth. As of July 1, 2010 Winnipeg’s populati…

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

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Tim Hortens at the Corner of Stafford and Corydon

February 10, 2011

Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION Screetscaping plans will counter congestion: stakeholder More parking spots, makeover on the horizon for strip By: Simon Fuller Posted: 02/…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood, Rockwood

Categories: Development, Traffic

Residential River Heights protected

July 12, 2010

July, 2010 - The City of Winnipeg Appeals committee agreed with the public administration that operating a business at Elm St. and Academy Rd. was inconsistent with the area. The …

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights

Categories: Development

Our Winnipeg draft plan consultation begins

May 27, 2010

Our Winnipeg is Winnipeg’s 25-year blueprint that will guide the physical, social, environmental, and economic development of our City of Winnipeg. There are also associat…

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Roads, Sustainability, Traffic, Transit, Waste Removal

City transfers Parker lands to developer

May 06, 2010

The City of Winnipeg has confirmed that title has been issued to the respective parties involved in the land exchange. The land therefore is now transferred to the developer …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development, Green Space

City fails to assess pristine area

April 26, 2010

Winnipeg Free Press Parker lands to be turned into housing By: Bartley Kives 26/04/2010 1:00 AM | Comments: 27 Print E–mail Share This …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Proposed subdivision and rezoning of land located at 1778 & 1790 McGillivray Boulevard

April 20, 2010

   Please note that the rezoning application for the Linden Ridge property may still be approved. The next step is the rezoning application which will go to The Standin…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge

Categories: Development

Councillor Orlikow's reasons for rejecting the Subdivision and Rezoning for 1778 and 1790 McGillivray Boulevard presented during the public hearings at the City Centre Committee on April 13, 2010.

April 14, 2010

“Thank everyone for coming out and taking the time to represent your neighbourhood.   Through this process, I have been able to learn more, and enhance my understandin…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge

Categories: Development

Proposed subdivision and rezoning of land located at 1778 & 1790 McGillivray Boulevard

March 31, 2010

   Important Dates   1. Open House April 6 5:30 - 8:00 - drop in format 130 Henlow Bay (Winnipeg Technical College) Purpose: the developer will present to the…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge

Categories: Development

No R2 zoning for North Crescentwood

March 04, 2010

There was an application to rezone a property to R2 (multi-family) and a subsequent alternative of retaining the lot R1 (single-family) but sub-dividing the lot to allow for a…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood

Categories: Development

1000 information postcards sent out about the proposed Centennial Development

December 29, 2009

  “As your City Councillor, I want you to be aware of an issue that can potentially have a significant impact on our community and ensure your voice is heard.  …

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

Categories: Development

Karma Development Proposal rejected by City Centre Committee

December 29, 2009

Karma Development Proposal rejected by City Centre Committee   Centre Committee voted on Tuesday, November 3, 2009, to recommend to City Council that the application for rez…

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

Categories: Development

Council rejects local councillor's concerns

December 29, 2009

    December 3, 2009   Council rejects City Centre Committee (CCC) recommendation and supports an inappropriate in-fill development   It is with much regr…

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

Categories: Development

Over 300 People Show Up at Town Hall to discuss Parker Land Swap

December 29, 2009

July 21, 2009 Public Consultation   Thank you to the over 300 people that attended the July 21, 2009 town hall.     The residents’ views were ver…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development

My Voting History on the Parker Land Swap

December 29, 2009

At City Council, I moved a motion for referral and lost 7-9. Seconded and supported an amendment to the motion for secondary plan and passed 15-1. Motion to do land excha…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development

Special Development Assistant hired to support community

December 29, 2009

I have hired Mike Lennon to assist the Beaumont community engage in the secondary plan, North and Central River Heights residents engage in the Academy Road over lay and assist the…

Categories: Development, Traffic

City continues Parker Land swap negotiations

December 29, 2009

  November 24, 2009   Mike and I have been working on the Parker file including answering questions from those that have either emailed, called or talked to me about t…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development

City Centre Committee over turned.

December 27, 2009

 WINNIPEG — City council's property committee has approved a condo development on a former rail line in River Heights -- against the wishes of the area councilor. image…

Neighbourhoods: J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin

Categories: Development

Centennial Development

December 13, 2009

   December 3, 2009 The Standing Committee on Property and Development (PP&D) rejects City Centre Committee (CCC)  recommendation.   It is w…

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

Categories: Development

Parker Lands Development

December 13, 2009

Updates   November 24, 2009 Mike and I have been working on the Parker file including answering questions from those that have either emailed, called or talked to me about …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont

Categories: Development

Community decides future development for Academy Road

October 19, 2009

July 12, 2011, River Heights/Ft. Garry Councillor John Orlikow works with the community in providing a vision for the future of Academy Road and wants the public to join the discus…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights

Categories: Development

Future of Academy Road

October 17, 2009

Draft Proposal for your review: images/userfiles/Academy PDO draft.pdf The neighbourhood is concerned that there is a balance between commercial development and retaining the re…

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

Categories: Development

Lindenridge

October 13, 2009

Categories: Development

Sugar Beat Lands Development

October 13, 2009

Honeywell Development has purchased the lands North of Bishop Grandin, West of Pembina and East of Waverley. There will be a request to rezone this land from industrial to an alte…

Categories: Development

Parker Land Secondary Plan

October 13, 2009

The community was able to ensure that its voice would be heard through the addition of an amendment to a motion that allowed a developer to take over a large parcel of City land …

Categories: Development