News • March 2016

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Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership - Applications Now Accepted

March 23, 2016

Grade twelve students across Winnipeg are encouraged to apply for the new Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership award Mayor Brian Bowman announced today. “I am …

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

City of Winnipeg Aquatics Schedule and Spring Operating Hours

March 20, 2016

Free swim schedules and information on reduced-fee pool admissions is available for all pools at City of Winnipeg – Indoor Pools. Please note that all City of Winnipeg …

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

Smashed Windows Club Issues Alert for River Heights Residents

March 15, 2016

With a spike in car break-ins across their neighbourhood, the Smashed Window Club in River Heights is issuing a warning to all community residents to be mindful of their vehicles. …

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: Public Safety

Property Owners Advised of Increased Risk of Basement Flooding Due to Today’s Rainfall

March 15, 2016

Winnipeg property owners are advised that there is a higher risk of basement flooding due to increased river levels, as a result of today’s rainfall and the ground still bein…

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: Infrastructure

New Opportunities for Engagement with the City of Winnipeg

March 14, 2016

Walk Bike Projects Committed to developing a pedestrian and cycling network that is safe and accessible for people of all ages and abilities, the City of Winnipeg is inviting Winn…

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, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability

Reminder: Leisure Guide Registration for Spring/Summer Activities Starts March 15 and 16

March 11, 2016

Citizens are reminded that the registration process for spring/summer 2016 activities will have staggered start dates as follows: Tuesday, March 15 at 8:00 a.m. – Regis…

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: Community Centres

Upcoming Temporary Closure of McGillivray Boulevard from Fennel St./Irene St. to Pembina Hwy.

March 07, 2016

McGillivray Boulevard from Fennel St./Irene St. to Pembina Hwy. will be closed in both directions from Tuesday, March 8 at 10:00 p.m. to midnight (Wednesday, March 9 at 12:00 a.m.)…

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Linden Woods, Maybank, Parker

Categories: Public Safety, Roads

Equitable Access – Recreation is for Everyone!

March 06, 2016

Recreation and active living are key components of a vibrant community. To make access to recreation equitable for citizens, the City of Winnipeg is offering an enhanced fee subsid…

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: Community Centres, Taxes and Fees

City of Winnipeg Spring/Summer Leisure Guide Now Available

March 06, 2016

The Spring/Summer 2016 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available Saturday, March 5 at a number of retail locati…

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: Community Centres

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