News • May 2012

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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

Measuring Green Space and What Counts

May 23, 2012

http://www.theatlanticcities.com/neighborhoods/2012/05/best-city-parks-systems-america/2052/ This article provided an interesting insight on the vital role that playgrounds play a…

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space, Infrastructure, Sustainability

Community Grant Awards for May 2012 - Grant Park High School

May 15, 2012

  Councillor Orlikow is happy to announce the following Per Capita Grants have been awarded in the River Heights - Fort Garry Ward for May 2012. Per-Capita Grants are small c…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park

Categories: City Hall

Community Grant Awards for May 2012 - Grosvenor School

May 15, 2012

  Councillor Orlikow is happy to announce the following Per Capita Grants have been awarded in the River Heights - Fort Garry Ward for May 2012. Per-Capita Grants are small c…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood

Categories: City Hall

Community Grant Awards for May 2012 - Academy Road Business Improvement Zone

May 15, 2012

  Councillor Orlikow is happy to announce the following Per Capita Grants have been awarded in the River Heights - Fort Garry Ward for May 2012. Per-Capita Grants are small c…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: City Hall

Sir John Franklin Play Structure Upgrades

May 15, 2012

I am happy to announce that work to upgrade the play structure at Sir John Franklin Community Center has started. Accessibility was taken into consideration in the design and …

Neighbourhoods: J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres

Dog Adoption Sale

May 15, 2012

  The City of Winnipeg Animal Services Agency will be holding an Adopt-a-Dog sale on Tuesday, May 15, Wednesday May 16, and Thursday, May 17, from 12:00 noon to 5:30 p.m., 10…

Categories: City Hall

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 Main Cleaning Program

May 05, 2012

  Starting Saturday, May 5. the City of Winnipeg will be cleaning about 318 kilometres of water mains in south west portion of the city.  City crews will be cleanin…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Chevrier, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank, Pembina Strip, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure

Central Corydon Community Centre Volunteer Appreciation Event

May 05, 2012

The Central Corydon Community Centre hosted a volunteer appreciation event this past month. It was to a great chance to meet and celebrate the tireless volunteers who donated their…

Kelvin High School is Celebrating its 100th Anniversary

May 05, 2012

Whether you graduated from Kelvin, you’re the spouse, sibling, parent or child of a grad, or past staff, Kelvin looks forward to seeing you May 25 – 27, 2012. To reg…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood, North River Heights, Wellington Crescent