News • September 2012

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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

Councillor Orlikow continues to Stop Train Whistling

September 26, 2012

September 25, 2012, After working with The City, the Rail Line and Transport Canada the CN Crossing at Wilkes and Sterling Lyon were issued with “no Whistle” Orders …

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

Categories: Infrastructure, Traffic

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

Time to Band Your Trees

September 10, 2012

The City of Winnipeg’s Insect Control Branch, along with Trees Winnipeg (formerly Coalition to Save the Elms), strongly recommend that you band your elm, ash, maple and ornam…

Categories: City Hall

Winnipeg's Fall Curbside Giveaway Weekend Just Around the Corner

September 10, 2012

Are you doing some late-season cleaning and have some items in good condition that you’ll never use again?  Residents are invited to take advantage of this year’s …

Categories: City Hall

City to Commission Operational Review of the Winnipeg Police Service

September 10, 2012

Committed to ensuring efficient and effective use of taxpayers’ funds through its investments in public safety, the City of Winnipeg is launching an operational review of th…

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety