News • July 2010


2011 Dutch Elm Disease Outbreak in North River Heights and Crescentwood

July 27, 2010

The City of Winnipeg is battling the spread of dutch elm disease and River Heights is a hot spot. Councillor Orlikow is working with many groups to put a stop to the sprea…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, North River Heights, Rockwood, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Green Space, Sustainability

Back lane between Harvard and Yale between Guelph and Wilton to be redone

July 26, 2010

July, 2010 - As part of the 2010 Alley Renewal Program, the lane will be reconstructed to include drainage piping and new pavement. For answers to your question please go to: ima…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood

Categories: Roads

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

Wellington Crescent South Alley Renewal for Wellington Cres between Lanark St. and Academy Rd

July 09, 2010

The work typically includes installation of the land drainage piping system where required, excavation of the existing lane and placement of sub-base and base material.  Follo…

Neighbourhoods: Wellington Crescent

Categories: Roads


July 09, 2010

 The City of Winnipeg is pleased to advise you that the Public Works Department will be renewing the sidewalk at the above noted location.    Commencement Dat…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood

Categories: Alternative transportation, Infrastructure, Sustainability

Water main work may temporarily cause discoloured water

July 09, 2010

For Immediate Release Friday, July 9, 2010                       …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Central River Heights, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure

New summer yard waste depots now open in northwest Winnipeg

July 09, 2010

For Immediate Release Friday, July 9, 2010     Winnipeg, MB. – Residents in the northwest area of the city can now recycle their summer yard waste by dropping i…

Categories: Sustainability

Building Communites Grant to invest in Sir John Franklin Community Centre

July 06, 2010

July 2010 - Sir John Franklin Community Centre will be getting a new accessible playground, Wading Pool & Site Improvements, including water slide in existing wa…

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

Categories: Community Centres

Tot Lot , pathways, soccer field and community gardens for Joe Malone Park

July 06, 2010

July 2010 - I am very pleased to announce that funding has been approved for upgrading Joe Malone Park including: - New tot play area - Upgraded soccer fields - Trails connectin…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Mathers, South River Heights

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space