News • October 2012

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Where to get Paper Yard Waste Bags this weekend

October 26, 2012

October 26, 2012 - If you are in need of paper yard waste bags this weekend here are some options of stores that have them in stock : -       Canadia…

Categories: City Hall, Waste Removal

Serious Motor Vehicle Collision on Academy Road

October 24, 2012

On Tuesday October 23, 2012 at approximately 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service and other emergency responders, attended to the area of Academy Road and Wilton…

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

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety, Transit

2012 Fall Sweeping Program

October 20, 2012

The City’s fall clean-up of streets will begin Sunday evening, October 21, 2012, weather permitting and will target areas of Winnipeg where the accumulation of leaves is part…

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, Roads, Waste Removal

City of Winnipeg Boards and Commissions

October 20, 2012

The process for appointments to the City of Winnipeg Boards and Commissions is underway. On September 24th, clickable banners (below) began running in the Winnipeg Free Press, Win…

Categories: City Hall

Safety Issues Related to Proposed Opening of Harrow Barricade

October 15, 2012

The Public Works Department is not supportive of allowing turns from and onto Academy and Harrow. A neighbourhood alternative that has openings on both sides of the barricade allo…

Categories: Alternative transportation, Traffic

Hockey Equipment Drive

October 12, 2012

For Immediate Release Friday, Oct. 12, 2012   Winnipeg, MB – Mayor Sam Katz and Councillor Thomas Steen today kicked off a two-week hockey equipment drive, calling o…

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Public Safety

Neighbourhood Watch

October 10, 2012

The Neighbourhood Watch program is a proactive concept designed to reduce residential break and enters and other property crimes within a community. For more information on this p…

Categories: Public Safety

Block Parent Program

October 10, 2012

For over 40 years, the Block Parent® Program has been helping to make our communities safer. Throughout Canada, the red and white Block Parent® sign is a symbol of a sa…

Categories: Public Safety

Citizens For Crime Awareness

October 10, 2012

Citizens For Crime Awareness is a not-for-profit, volunteer based community organization. Our aim is to vigourously promote crime prevention by providing crime awareness informatio…

Categories: Public Safety

Citizen's Action Network Provides Neighbourhood Safety Solutions

October 10, 2012

Citizen’s Action Network (C.A.N.) - is a Network formed by the Winnipeg Police Service in conjunction with the City of Winnipeg Community Services Department as a way of safe…

Categories: Public Safety

Upgrades to Traffic Circles along Grosvenor

October 02, 2012

The City of Winnipeg continues to monitor and make Traffic Circle upgrades that will further reduce speed and improve pedestrian safety. The City of Winnipeg will be introducing m…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Alternative transportation, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic