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Weekend closures of northbound and southbound Pembina Highway between Jubilee Avenue and Stafford Street

December 09, 2018

Northbound and southbound Pembina Highway between Jubilee Avenue and Stafford Street will be completely closed to vehicular traffic over the second and third weekends in December f…

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: Roads, Traffic, Transit

Engagement Update - Residential Infill Strategy

December 09, 2018

Thank you to all those who attended the City of Winnipeg's public open house on September 19 or completed the online survey. Feedback has been summarized and is available in P…

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: By-laws, Development

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban begins Saturday, December 1

November 28, 2018

The City of Winnipeg's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban will take effect at 2 a.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Vehicles may not park on streets designated as snow routes betwe…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Public invited to provide input on Wolseley to Downtown Walk Bike project

November 12, 2018

The City of Winnipeg is gathering public input for the first phase of the Wolseley to Downtown Walk Bike Project. Winnipeggers are invited to participate online and in-person to he…

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: Alternative transportation, Traffic

National call to artists for expressions of interest and qualifications - Waverley Underpass Public Art Project

September 30, 2018

Deadline: Tuesday, October 23, 2018Budget: $326,000The Winnipeg Arts Council (WAC) invites artists residing in Canada to submit expressions of interest and qualifications…

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

Route 90 improvements update

September 30, 2018

Thank to you those who participated in Phase 2 of engagement and to those community members who pointed out areas for improvement in project web content. Please visit the docu…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Waverley Underpass Project Area at Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue will be Closed July 6 to 9

July 01, 2018

Waverley Street between Wilkes Avenue and Taylor Avenue will be closed next weekend from July 6 to 9 for railway track reconstruction, required as part of the Waverley Un…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Parker, South River Heights

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

City of Winnipeg outdoor pools, wading pools set to open

June 27, 2018

The City of Winnipeg is inviting residents to enjoy aquatic fun this week as all heated and unheated outdoor pools will open on Friday, June 29, weather permitting. Heated Pools: …

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

Public Invited to Provide Input for Route 90 Improvements Study

June 14, 2018

The City of Winnipeg is inviting the public to view the functional design and provide further input on the widening of Route 90 between Taylor Avenue and Ness Avenue. The…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

New Bill and Helen Norrie Library Coming to River Heights

June 14, 2018

The Bill and Helen Norrie Library, formerly the River Heights Library, will be relocated and built in its new home beside the Pan Am Pool, a short two kilometres away from its…

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: Development, Infrastructure

JumpStart for Joy: New Accessible Playground Coming This Summer

June 14, 2018

I'm thrilled to announce that later this summer a new state-of-the-art, universally accessible playground, worth $1 million, will become a reality for our community.…

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: Green Space

Development Application Notification Review Underway and Asking for the Public’s Input

May 29, 2018

Winnipeggers are invited to provide their input on how the City of Winnipeg provides notification for land development applications. Residents are encouraged to provide input throu…

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

Lane Closures - Bishop Grandin Boulevard (West of Pembina Highway)

May 25, 2018

Beginning on May 24 until June 15, there will be a reduction to two lanes of travel (one lane in each direction) on Bishop Grandin Boulevard (west of Pembina Highway) as par…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Local Citizens on Patrol Program Featured in Sou'wester

May 25, 2018

I was thrilled to see an article on the recently founded community patrol group, based on the Citizens on Patrol Program (COPP) principles in the latest Sou'wester…

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

City Crews Begin Annual Grass Mowing Program to Keep Winnipeg Clean and Green this Summer

May 23, 2018

Parks and Open Space crews officially began the City’s annual grass mowing program on Tuesday, May 22 to keep Winnipeg clean and green this summer. Starting next week about …

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: Green Space

City Launches 2019 Budget Consultation

April 25, 2018

Today, the City of Winnipeg launched its budget public engagement process, Let’s Build the Budget Together, to provide input for the 2019 budget development process. Win…

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: Taxes and Fees

Waverley Underpass Hits Next Phase

April 24, 2018

As spring finally starts to break through after our long winter, we’re also breaking ground on a new phase of construction on the Waverley Underpass Project. The $155-millio…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

City-wide Spring Cleanup Begins Sunday, April 22, 2018

April 22, 2018

On Sunday, April 22, at 10 p.m., crews will begin the annual city-wide spring cleanup. The entire street network, including back lanes, will be swept over the next five to six…

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: Waste Removal

Seasonal Curbside Yard Waste Collection to Begin April 30

April 22, 2018

This year’s curbside yard waste collection program will begin the week of April 30 for homes in yard waste collection area "A" and the week of May 7 for homes in yard waste c…

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: Waste Removal

Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project Update

March 25, 2018

Construction on the Southwest Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project continues. In 2018 you’ll see work on the following construction activities rela…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

New Community Choir - Winnipeg Jewish Chorus

March 25, 2018

A new and exciting project is underway at Congregation Shaarey Zedek. Beginning in October of 2018, a new community choir named the Winnipeg Jewish Chorus will begin rehe…

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

Reminder - Leisure Guide Registration for Spring/Summer Activities Starts March 13 and 14

March 12, 2018

Citizens are reminded that the registration process for Spring/Summer 2018 Leisure Guide activities will have staggered start dates as follows: Tuesday, March 13 at 8 a.m. –…

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: City Hall, Community Centres

Public invited to Provide Input on Route 90 Improvements

March 08, 2018

The City is inviting the public to share their input to help develop a preferred design for the widening of Route 90 between Taylor Avenue and Ness Avenue that will build…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Residential Parking Ban will Begin Wednesday at 7 p.m.

March 06, 2018

Plowing of residential streets will begin Wednesday evening to improve the condition of residential streets. As a result, a Residential Parking Ban has been declared and …

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: Snow Removal, Traffic

Declared Snow Route Parking Ban in Effect Starting Sunday Overnight into Monday Morning

March 03, 2018

City crews are ready-to-serve and prepared to deal with the snow that is in the forecast for Winnipeg this weekend and next week. To facilitate snow clearing on major routes, a Dec…

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: Snow Removal, Traffic

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban Lifted

March 03, 2018

The City of Winnipeg's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban has been lifted effective 7:01 a.m., Wednesday, February 28, 2018. The ban prohibited parking between the hours of …

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

City of Winnipeg Spring/Summer Leisure Guide Now Available

March 03, 2018

The Spring/Summer 2018 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available Saturday at a number of retail locations. 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: Community Centres

Protecting our Trees

February 23, 2018

We are all worried about the future of our trees — I believe that our deteriorating canopy is one of the most pressing issues we are facing as a city. In response, I have tak…

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: Green Space, Sustainability

Winnipeg Seeking to Appoint its First Kid Mayor

February 23, 2018

Do you know someone small with big ideas?  Kids between the ages of eight and 12 living in Winnipeg are being invited to apply to become Winnipeg’s first Kid Mayor, May…

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

Upcoming Opportunities for Engagement with the City of Winnipeg - Route 90 Widening

February 18, 2018

The Route 90 widening preliminary design study is underway. The City of Winnipeg (the City) is working with technical experts, key stakeholders, and the public to develop a preferr…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Pan Am Pool Capital Construction Project to Begin Summer 2018

February 18, 2018

The Pan Am Pool, Winnipeg’s premier aquatic facility, is set to receive a major capital investment beginning in summer 2018, as City officials work to replace the pool’…

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: Development, Infrastructure

Mayor's Scholarship for Community Leadership Now Open for Applications

February 18, 2018

The application period for the Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership is now open and grade twelve students across Winnipeg are encouraged to apply, Mayor Brian Bowman …

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

Smoking on Outdoor Patios at Restaurants and Bars By-law Review Update

January 07, 2018

In the fall of 2017, stakeholder meetings, an online survey and a statistically significant telephone survey were held to gather public input on patio smoking at restaurants and ba…

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: By-laws

Now you can access your City of Winnipeg utility account online

January 04, 2018

The City of Winnipeg recently launched MyUtilityBill - a web portal that provides a convenient new way to manage your utility bill account(s) online.  You can manage your acco…

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

Holiday Season Operating Hours for City of Winnipeg Facilities and Services

December 22, 2017

The City of Winnipeg would like to wish you and your family all the best this holiday season. All civic offices will be closed at noon on Friday, December 22, and closed all day…

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

Waverley Underpass - Construction Update #4 Now Available

December 07, 2017

The Waverley Underpass project is moving along smoothly, and remains within budget and on schedule. Works completed to date include the road and rail detours, and the renewal of Wa…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Let's Chip In - Christmas Tree Recycling Program

December 07, 2017

Don't throw away your Christmas tree after the holiday season. From Dec. 27 to Jan. 31, recycle it by dropping your unbagged tree off at any of the following depots. Please rememb…

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: Waste Removal

City of Winnipeg Winter Leisure Guide Now Available

November 30, 2017

The Winter 2018 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available this Saturday at a number of retail locations. Winnip…

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

Celebrating the St. Andrew's Society of Winnipeg

November 29, 2017

On Nov. 23, I was honoured to help honour the St. Andrew's Society of Winnipeg with a flag raising at City Hall. The mission of the society is to promote and preserve Scottish cul…

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: City Hall

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban begins Friday, December 1

November 29, 2017

The City's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban will take effect at 2 a.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017. Vehicles may not park on streets designated as snow routes between 2 a.m. and 7 a…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

City asks Winnipeggers to Vote on More Inclusive Name for Handi-Transit

November 11, 2017

The City of Winnipeg strives to provide equal and inclusive customer service to all its residents, and is inviting Winnipeggers to help select a new name for its Handi-Transit se…

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: Transit

Winnipeggers Asked to Help Shape Master Plan for Off-leash Dog Areas

November 11, 2017

The City of Winnipeg is seeking feedback on an Off-Leash Dog Areas Master Plan to address and respond to growing interest and demand for off-leash dog areas in Winnipeg. In rece…

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: Green Space

Expect Additional Delays in the Waverley Underpass Project Area as Rail Detour is Implemented

October 31, 2017

Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians traveling in the vicinity of the Waverley Underpass project from Wednesday, November 1 until Friday, November 3 can expect additional travel del…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Complete closure of Kenaston Boulevard between Sterling Lyon Parkway and McGillivray Boulevard for railway crossing repair - 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20

October 18, 2017

Northbound and southbound Kenaston Boulevard between Sterling Lyon Parkway and McGillivray Boulevard will be closed to traffic starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 20 for a railwa…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Hurst Way Extension to Open this Weekend

October 11, 2017

The Hurst Way Extension, east of the Winnipeg Humane Society, will open this Sunday, October 15, 2017. This opening will result in some changes in travel routes. Please see th…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

The Waverley Underpass Detour – In Effect Monday, Oct. 2

September 27, 2017

  http://www.winnipeg.ca/publicworks/construction/pdf/waverleyUnderpass/DetourMap.pdf Please take a look if your Monday travels take you this way.  The …

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Waverley Underpass Detour Set to Open

September 18, 2017

As the seasons change, so does the construction phase on the Waverley Underpass project. Much progress has been made on the necessary groundwork for this landmark project in our w…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Upgrades Coming to the Linden Woods Community Centre Thanks to Community Incentive Grant

September 18, 2017

Earlier this month, I was proud to see a Community Incentive Grant application approved for the Linden Woods Community Centre Inc. to help make the Seniors Technology Centre and Ce…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres, Development

Northbound Tuxedo Avenue Between Corydon Avenue and Edgeland Boulevard will be Closed to Traffic Sept. 17

September 16, 2017

Northbound Tuxedo Avenue between Corydon Avenue and Edgeland Boulevard will be closed for crane work from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 17. Pedestrian access will be mai…

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: Development, Roads, Traffic

Waverley Underpass Construction Update #3 Now Available

September 13, 2017

The latest Waverley Underpass Project Update is available here.  In order to complete construction of the detour road and active transportation path, the Waverley Underpass p…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Public Invited to Participate in Review of OurWinnipeg, the City's 25-year Plan for the Future

September 08, 2017

Councillor John Orlikow invites Winnipeggers to participate in the review and update of OurWinnipeg, the city's 25-year development plan. Winnipeggers are encouraged to get involve…

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: Development

Winnipeg’s Fall Curbside Giveaway Weekend is Just Around the Corner: September 9 and 10

September 01, 2017

Winnipeg’s Fall Curbside Giveaway Weekend is coming September 9 and 10, and it is the perfect time to find a new home for your gently-used, unwanted items.  This is al…

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

Pan Am Pool Main Tank Closure - Sept. 5-14

September 01, 2017

Please be advised that the main tank of the Pan Am Pool will be temporarily closed from Sept. 5-14, 2017 inclusive for the addition of a bulkhead skirting. The balance of the fa…

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

Join Coun. Orlikow for a River Heights Day of Action - Home Safety Initiative with the Winnipeg Police Service

September 01, 2017

Join Councillor John Orlikow, the Winnipeg Police Service and your neighbours on Sept. 10 to work together to make our community safer! Come out to the River Heights Site of the C…

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, Public Safety

Reminder: Leisure Guide Registration for Fall Activities Starts August 29 and 30

August 26, 2017

Citizens are reminded that the registration process for Fall 2017 activities will have staggered start dates as follows:  Tuesday, August 29 at 8 a.m. – Registration be…

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

Academy Road between Renfrew Street and Lindsay Street Temporarily Closed for Railway Crossing Repair - Aug. 25-27

August 24, 2017

Academy Road between Renfrew Street and Lindsay Street will be completely closed to eastbound and westbound traffic starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 25 until 9 p.m. on Sunday, …

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, Roads, Traffic

Statement from Councillor John Orlikow on Acts of Anti-Semitism in Winnipeg

August 18, 2017

I stand in solidarity with our Mayor in denouncing all acts of hate, like the anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in River Heights and around the city recently. I condemn any and all…

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

Fighting Dutch Elm Disease Any Way Possible

August 15, 2017

Some of the most notable hallmarks of our ward are our picturesque trees.  In many ways, they define our neighbourhood. When Winnipeggers think about River Heights-Fort Garry…

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: Green Space, Sustainability

Citizens Encouraged to get Involved on Boards and Commissions

August 02, 2017

The City of Winnipeg will be accepting applications for positions on various Boards and Commissions from August 1, 2017 to October 20, 2017. The City Clerk’s Department init…

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: City Hall

Travel Time Information System to Help Drivers Anticipate and Avoid delays During Waverley Underpass Construction

July 27, 2017

The City has launched a travel time information system to help drivers anticipate and avoid delays caused by train crossings and construction while the Waverley Underpass Project i…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Winnipeg Canoe Club Golf Course Survey

July 07, 2017

Winnipeggers are being asked to help reimagine the future of the Winnipeg Canoe Club Golf Course. In April 2019, the current lease of the course to a private operator wi…

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: Green Space

Libraries Kick-off TD Summer Reading Club

June 25, 2017

Registration for the annual TD Summer Reading Club has begun at all Winnipeg Public Library branches. Children up to age 12 are invited to drop by any branch of the library to re…

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

Community Safety Roundtable

June 23, 2017

The safety of our community is a top priority. Over the years, we have all worked together to overcome spikes in car break-ins, property damage and theft that too many of us have e…

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

This Summer, Teens Get Fit for Free

June 18, 2017

The Teen Fitness Program will be made available for youth ages 12 to 17 at all GoodLife Fitness clubs from coast to coast, across Canada. The program will be made available 7 da…

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

Task Force for Heritage, Culture and the Arts Submits Final Report

June 11, 2017

The task force created and mandated to examine and recommend ways Winnipeg can move forward in supporting and structuring Winnipeg’s vibrant arts, culture, and heritage secto…

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

River Heights Farmers Market - New Vendor Applications

June 11, 2017

River Heights Farmers Market is looking forward to another great season! We are now taking applications for new vendors! Our market runs on Fridays from 12:00-5:00 p.m. for the mon…

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

Getting Ready for Asphalt Maintenance Overlay on Chevrier Boulevard

May 31, 2017

Coming up shortly, an asphalt maintenance overlay will be done on the stretch of Chevrier Boulevard, between the tracks. This overlay is designed to keep the road drivable through…

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Linden Woods, Maybank, Pembina Strip

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Sunday Bike Routes Start May 21

May 22, 2017

This weekend theCity’s Sunday/holiday bicycle routes start and continue on to Thanksgiving weekend in the fall. There are four streets in Winnipeg designated as Sunday/holi…

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, Traffic

Beginning this Year - City of Winnipeg to Use DeltaGard 20EW for Adult Mosquito Control

May 22, 2017

The City of Winnipeg will use DeltaGard 20EW for large scale adult mosquito control programs beginning this year, if fogging is required. DeltaGard 20EW will replace malathion. …

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: Bugs, Public Safety

Volunteer Opportunity: Manitoba Marathon Course Marshals

May 22, 2017

Looking for a way to participate in the Manitoba Marathon - but maybe running the course isn’t your thing? We are looking for volunteers, individuals or groups, to be Cour…

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

Victoria Day Long Weekend Operating Hours for City of Winnipeg Facilities and Services

May 18, 2017

All civic offices are closed on Monday, May 22, 2017. Recycling/Garbage Collection Recycling, garbage and yard waste will be collected as normally scheduled on the Victoria Day h…

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 Accepting Applications for the OurWinnipeg Community Advisory Committee Membership

May 18, 2017

The City of Winnipeg is accepting applications for the OurWinnipeg Community Advisory Committee membership. OurWinnipeg is the City of Winnipeg’s municipal development plan t…

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: City Hall, Development

Waverley Underpass Project Moves to Next Phase

May 18, 2017

As you may have noticed around the city and particularly in River Heights-Fort Garry – it’s construction season. On schedule and on budget, the construction of the Wave…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Northbound and Southbound Pembina Highway between Jubilee Avenue and Stafford Street Completely Closed this Weekend

May 18, 2017

Northbound and southbound Pembina Highway between Jubilee Avenue and Stafford Street will be completely closed to vehicular traffic starting at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, May 19 until 4:…

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, Roads, Traffic

Winnipeg’s Spring Curbside Giveaway Weekend Just around the Corner: May 13 and 14, 2017

May 08, 2017

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

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

Call for Cyclist Counters for Bike Winnipeg

May 02, 2017

Bike Winnipeg is once again seeking volunteers to help count cyclists at a number of locations around the city. These counts help document how many commuter or transportation cycli…

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

Watch for your Water Meter Reader

May 02, 2017

Starting Wednesday, May 3, 2017, and continuing until the end of August, City of Winnipeg staff will be visiting homes weekdays between 2:30 p.m. and dusk. Each meter reader will h…

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

“ReLeaf” for Winnipeg’s Urban Forest Continues in Spring 2017

April 27, 2017

Trees Winnipeg is proud to continue the Winnipeg ReLeaf Tree Planting Program. Initially launched in 2015 as a pilot project with support from TD Friends of the Environment Foundat…

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: Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Waverley Underpass Construction Remains on Track

April 27, 2017

 Construction of the Waverley Underpass took an important step forward with the award of a major construction contract to Maple Leaf Construction Inc. on April 20, 2017. Map…

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, Roads

City of Winnipeg Celebrates Earth Day at Pacific 4R Winnipeg Depot with Compost Giveaway

April 19, 2017

To celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, the City of Winnipeg is giving away free compost at the Pacific 4R Winnipeg Depot. Citizens will have the opportunity to take home u…

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: Sustainability, Waste Removal

Temporary Closure of Off-ramp from Eastbound Bishop Grandin Boulevard to Pembina Highway

April 14, 2017

The off-ramp from eastbound Bishop Grandin Boulevard to Pembina Highway will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic from Thursday, April 13 at 8:00 p.m. until midnight on Sun…

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: Roads, Traffic

City-wide Spring Clean Up Begins Tuesday Morning

April 14, 2017

On Tuesday, April 18, around 7:00 a.m., crews will begin the annual city-wide spring clean up operation, sweeping the entire street network including back lanes over the next five …

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: Roads

Coun. John Orlikow Recommends Renaming River Heights Library in Honour of Bill and Helen Norrie

April 14, 2017

Recognizing their lifelong commitments to knowledge and the residents of the City of Winnipeg, River Heights-Fort Garry City Councillor John Orlikow today introduced a motion to th…

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: City Hall

Good Friday and Easter Weekend Operating Hours for City of Winnipeg Facilities and Services

April 10, 2017

All civic offices are closed on Friday, April 14 (Good Friday) and Monday, April 17 (Easter Monday). Recycling/Garbage Collection  Recycling and garbage will be collected as…

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’s Annual Bicycle Auction to be Held April 22 and 23

April 09, 2017

The City’s annual unclaimed bike auction will be held this April 22 and 23 at the East End Arena, 517 Pandora Avenue East: Saturday, April 22: o   7:00 a.m. t…

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

Seasonal Curbside Yard Waste Collection to Begin April 24

April 06, 2017

This year's curbside yard waste collection program will begin the week of April 24 for homes in yard waste collection area "B" and the week of May 1 for homes in yard waste colle…

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: City Hall, Waste Removal

City Accepting Applications for Winnipeg Food Council Membership

April 05, 2017

Residents are invited to submit their applications for membership in the newly-minted Winnipeg Food Council.  “The issues of local food production and distribution are …

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: City Hall

Winnipeg Parking Authority Campaign Encourages Drivers to “Be Aware. Park with Care” Around Schools, Fire Lanes and Designated Spaces

April 05, 2017

Earlier this week, the Winnipeg Parking Authority (WPA) launched its “Be Aware. Park with Care” campaign which encourages drivers to follow parking laws when stopping o…

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, Roads, Traffic

Government of Manitoba Launches its Cultural Review

March 29, 2017

The Government of Manitoba has launched its cultural review Imagine Creative Manitoba! to examine the role of the arts, creative industries, heritage, libraries, Indigeno…

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: Flood Bulletin #2

March 29, 2017

The Province of Manitoba today released an updated flood outlook and advised that there is a risk of moderate to major spring flooding. The outlook noted that with the benefit of f…

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

Mayor's Scholarship for Community Leadership Now Open for Applications

March 23, 2017

The application period for the Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership is now open and Grade 12 students across Winnipeg are encouraged to apply Mayor Brian Bowman ann…

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: City Hall

Athletic Field Review Survey

March 11, 2017

The City of Winnipeg is currently reviewing how athletic fields are allocated and maintained and is looking for Winnipeggers’ feedback. The aim of the City’s Athletic F…

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, Green Space

Let's Talk About Books - Redevelopment Coming to the River Heights Library

March 06, 2017

I'm proud to announce that I have secured the necessary funding for a new River Heights Library that will be more accessible, provide increased programming, and feature a mo…

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: Development, Infrastructure

River Heights-Fort Garry Sees Less Crime, Remains Vigilant

March 06, 2017

Congratulations to everyone in River Heights - we are seeing fewer break-ins and smashed windows than in past years. This has been a group effort with work done by residents…

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

City of Winnipeg - Flood Bulletin #1

March 04, 2017

In a news release this week, the Province of Manitoba advised that there is a risk of major spring flooding on the Red River main stem. The ice-induced peak at James Avenue is esti…

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

Spring/Summer 2017 Leisure Guide is Now Available

March 04, 2017

The Spring/Summer 2017 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available Saturday at a number of retail locations. 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: Community Centres

Animal Services Celebrates Banner Year

March 04, 2017

In 2016, 97 per cent of the dogs that entered Animal Services were reunited with their owner, adopted out, or sent to a rescue or animal shelter. This figure has dramatically incr…

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, Taxes and Fees

Clarification and Update to Urbanmine Inc.'s Community Liaison Committee Annual Meeting

February 27, 2017

In accordance with their environmental licence, Urbanmine Inc. is establishing a community liaison committee comprised of the properties that adjoin them in the Lindenwoods area (f…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Waverley Underpass Underway

February 15, 2017

Thanks to the hard work and dedication of many, I’m proud to report that construction on the  Waverley Underpass has officially started. As many of you know, this signi…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Winnipeggers Asked to Help Shape Plans for Pedestrian and Cycling Projects

February 04, 2017

The City is asking Winnipeggers to help shape plans for a number of pedestrian and cycling projects. Several opportunities to provide input on the West Alexander to East Exchange…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Southwest Rapid Transitway Stage 2 Public Art will Celebrate Civic, Indigenous and Métis History

January 31, 2017

As part of its design, the Southwest Rapid Transitway Stage 2 will integrate public artwork celebrating civic, Indigenous and Métis history as well as the natural history an…

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, City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Traffic, Transit

New 4R Winnipeg Depot Now Open

January 28, 2017

Winnipeggers have a new 4R Depot available to them to drop off items that can be recycled, reused, composted, or resold.  Located at 1120 Pacific Ave., the second such…

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: Sustainability, Waste Removal

Report Outlines Plan to Improve the Delivery of Road Infrastructure Programs

January 28, 2017

In order to improve the delivery of road infrastructure programs, the Public Works Department plans to advertise and award engineering consultant work earlier for major road proj…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads

Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass Project Update

January 21, 2017

Transitway and Active Transportation Crossings in the Vicinity of Bishop Grandin Construction has begun on the Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway …

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Recycle Your Christmas Tree – Let’s Chip In Depots Open Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 20, 2017

December 27, 2016

Recycle your real Christmas tree for free by taking it to one of the Let’s Chip In depots, open December 27, 2016 to January 20, 2017. Residents are reminded that trees pla…

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: Waste Removal

Reminder – Leisure Guide registration for Winter activities starts Dec. 13 and 14

December 11, 2016

Citizens are reminded that the registration process for Winter 2017 activities will have staggered start dates as follows: Tuesday, December 13 at 8:00 a.m. – Registr…

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

Residential Parking Ban will be in Effect Starting Friday Morning at 7:00 a.m.

December 07, 2016

  Plowing of residential streets will begin Friday morning to improve the overall condition of residential streets. As a result, a Residential Parking Ban has been declared a…

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: Snow Removal, Traffic

Register your Bike with the City

December 05, 2016

Did you know that each year around half of all bikes stolen are recovered, 1,500 of 3,000 that are reported stolen. But only 10 per cent are reunited with their owners. For $6.40 …

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

City Crews Prepared to Deal with Forecasted Snowfall

December 05, 2016

City crews are ‘ready-to-serve’ and prepared to deal with the snow that is in the forecast for Winnipeg this week. Sanding and salting of streets is continuing to imp…

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: Roads, Snow Removal

Winter Pleasure Rinks and Places to Skate with Your Kids

November 30, 2016

Looking for to get some exercise or spend time outdoors as a family. Outdoor pleasure rinks can be found at the following locations: ·      …

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

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban Begins Thursday, Dec. 1

November 30, 2016

The City's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban will take effect at 2:00 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Vehicles may not park on streets designated as snow routes between 2:00 a.m. and…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Feedback on the 2017 Budget Priorities and Preferences Released

November 27, 2016

Thank you to all who participated in the 2017 budget consultation process. The consultation process engaged a total of 963 participants, and recorded 1,280 visits to the Let&rsqu…

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

It's Our Neighbourhood

November 12, 2016

Since 2009, it has been an honour to serve our community. My staff and I continue to work hard to meet your needs and your insight is valuable in helping me do that in every way.&n…

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

2017 Budget Schedule Announced

November 11, 2016

The preliminary 2017 Operating and Capital budgets will be tabled at a special meeting of Executive Policy Committee on November 22, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.  After the tabling of…

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: City Hall, Taxes and Fees

Explore Careers with the City of Winnipeg at the Fourth Career Symposium

November 09, 2016

Are you looking for a new career path? Finishing school, and interested in exploring your career options? Curious about what career possibilities are out there for you? You&rsquo…

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

Winnipeg Taxi Alliance Members to Honour Veterans with Free Ride to Remembrance Day Services

November 09, 2016

This Remembrance Day, the members of the Winnipeg Taxi Alliance, Duffy’s and Unicity Taxi, will offer free rides to Remembrance Day services for veterans. …

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

Curbside Yard Waste Collection Season Ending

November 08, 2016

The curbside yard waste collection season is coming to an end. Yard waste collection in “area A” will end the week of Friday, November 18, 2016 Yard waste collectio…

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: Waste Removal

Halloween Safety Tips from the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service and Winnipeg Police Service

October 26, 2016

Calling all ghosts, goblins, princesses, and superheroes – Halloween is just around the corner! Here are some tips to ensure your Halloween is fun and safe: Costume safety t…

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, Roads, Traffic

Download the Know Your Zone App Today

October 24, 2016

The City of Winnipeg’s "Know Your Zone" app is now available for free download at the Apple App Store and Google Play App Store. App information can be viewed in either En…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Railway Crossing Closure on Waverley Street

October 12, 2016

Please note that CN Railway crossing Mile 3.86 Rivers Subdivision (between Taylor Avenue and Wilkes Avenue) will be completely closed to traffic on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 at 7:00 …

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Grant Park, Linden Woods, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker

Waverley Underpass Open House - Detailed Design and Construction

September 28, 2016

With the help of many community voices, the Waverley Underpass is becoming a reality in River Heights-Fort Garry.  Open House Details:  When: October 6, 2016  Whe…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Temporary Lane Closures in Place on the St. James Bridge for Roadway Maintenance

September 28, 2016

The following upcoming lane closures will be in place on the St. James Bridge for road work: From 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29 until 6:00 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, the southb…

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: Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Citizens Encouraged to Get Involved on Boards and Commissions

September 25, 2016

The City Clerk’s Office will be accepting applications for positions on various Boards and Commissions from Sept. 23, 2016 to Nov. 18, 2016.Every September, the City Clerk&rs…

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: City Hall

2017 City of Winnipeg Budget Schedule Announced

September 25, 2016

The preliminary 2017 Operating and Capital budgets will be tabled at a special meeting of Executive Policy Committee on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, and opportunities for residents to b…

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: City Hall, Taxes and Fees

Fresh Tennis Courts Coming at Linden Woods Community Centre

September 19, 2016

This fall, the tennis courts at the Linden Woods Community Centre will be refinished and refreshed. Work will start in September and the project will take about three to four wee…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres, Development, Infrastructure

Ash Street Pocket Park - Community Feedback Opportunity

September 15, 2016

A new pocket park is coming at the southeast corner of Ash Street and Academy Road. The small green space was reimagined as part of the Academy Road Streetscaping Project and this …

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: Development, Green Space

City Asks Citizens for Assistance in Locating Suitable Christmas Tree for City Hall

September 15, 2016

Officials from the City of Winnipeg’s Public Works Department are asking Winnipeg homeowners with large spruce trees to contact them if they are interested in donating their …

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

Northbound Median Lane of Maryland Bridge Closed for Maintenance - Sept. 14-30

September 15, 2016

The northbound median lane on the Maryland Bridge will be closed for bridge maintenance work from Sept. 14 to 30. For safety reasons vehicle traffic is not permitted to travel on t…

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, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

Construction Notice to Businesses Persons of McGillivray Boulevard and Waverley Street Re: Southbound Acceleration Lane and Associated Works

September 15, 2016

Commencement Date: Week of September l2, 2016 Duration: Three (3) to Four (4) weeks, weather permitting The work will include pavement widening, new curb, sidewalk and bou…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods, Maybank

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Upcoming Temporary Road Closure for Sherbrook Street Festival between Wolseley Avenue and Westminster Avenue

September 08, 2016

Sherbrook Street from Wolseley Avenue to Westminster Avenue will be closed to all vehicular traffic Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. until Sunday, September 11 at 1:00 a.m…

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, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Reminder: There’s Still Time to Provide Feedback on the Creation of a City of Winnipeg Food Council

September 08, 2016

The public is reminded that there is still time to provide feedback on the potential creation of a City of Winnipeg Food Council. Citizens are invited to provide their feedback via…

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

Animal Services Agency Offers Pet Licence Amnesty in August and September

August 23, 2016

The City of Winnipeg Animal Services Agency will be holding a pet licence amnesty campaign from Aug. 22, 2016 to Sept. 30, 2016. Amnesty allows non-licenced pet owners the opportun…

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: By-laws, Taxes and Fees

New Process for Challenging a Parking Ticket Coming into Effect this Monday

August 07, 2016

A new process for challenging a parking ticket is coming into effect this Monday. These changes are required by the Province through The Municipal By-law Enforcement Act (MBEA), …

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

Bonnycastle Park Selected as Winnipeg’s Downtown Off-leash Dog Park Site

July 30, 2016

A portion of Bonnycastle Park on Assiniboine Avenue has been selected as the site for Winnipeg’s Downtown off-leash dog park. “The selection of Bonnycastle Park brings…

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: Development, Green Space

Citizen Online Crime Reporting System Expanded

July 26, 2016

  In October 2012, the Winnipeg Police Service launched the Citizen Online Crime Reporting System, an online reporting system that allowed citizens to electronically …

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

Sou'wester River Heights-Fort Garry Ward Report for July 2016

July 19, 2016

Summer always seems to fly by, with so much to do and see. While many families like to pack up and get out of the city, there’s plenty of ways to enjoy the season just outsid…

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, Green Space

Pan Am Pool Temporarily Closed Beginning July 25

July 17, 2016

The Pan Am Pool will be closed to the public for facility upgrades beginning on Monday, July 25. Upgrades are expected to be complete in late September.  In anticipation of…

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

River Heights-Fort Garry Wading Pool and Spray Pad Hours

July 13, 2016

Be sure to take advantage and cool off at one of the many wading pools and spray pads around the ward this summer:  Cordova Park: 372 Cordova St., Open Mon. – Sun., 1…

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

Major Rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue Underway

July 05, 2016

The major rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue is now underway. This $11.7 million project includes rehabilitating Pembina Highway travel lanes and…

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, Roads, Traffic

Sou'wester Neighbourhood Forum - Everyone Has a Role to Play as a Community Partner

June 25, 2016

Strong partnerships are the foundation of any thriving community and there is nowhere it’s more evident than in River Heights-Fort Garry. While I’m honoured to be your…

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

Libraries kick-off TD Summer Reading Club

June 25, 2016

Registration for the annual TD Summer Reading Club has begun at all Winnipeg Public Library branches. Children up to age 12 are invited to drop by any branch of the library to regi…

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

24 Hour Public Notice: Adult Nuisance Mosquito Fogging Program to Begin

June 15, 2016

To date, the Insect Control Branch (ICB) has used a combination of larviciding and residual treatments to control mosquito populations. These measures alone are no longer suffici…

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: Bugs

Contribute to the City of Winnipeg's Accessibility Plan

June 15, 2016

We want to hear from you! To help develop a City of Winnipeg Accessibility Plan, members of the public are invited to fill out the following survey which is expected to take abo…

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

Bike Week Returns for Another Year of Citywide Festivities

June 15, 2016

For the third year in a row, bicycle riders in Winnipeg can enjoy events happening around the city for Bike Week when it kicks off on June 18, 2016. This year, Bike Week 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

Categories: Alternative transportation

City fo Winnipeg Fraud & Waste Hotline

June 15, 2016

The City of Winnipeg has established a Fraud & Waste Hotline that is available to all citizens. It provides citizens with a convenient and confidential way to report …

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

Introducing The First Shift Hockey Program at Corydon CC

June 12, 2016

Do you know of a young person between the ages of 6 & 10 that has never played our great game of hockey and might be interested in trying the sport? If so: Introducing THE F…

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

Winnipeg’s Urban Forest to See Some ReLeaf in 2016

June 06, 2016

The City of Winnipeg has been awarded a $20,000 grant from Tree Canada and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation to fund the Winnipeg ReLeaf program in 2016. In partnership wi…

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: Bugs, Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Community Safety Tips from The Smashed Windows Club

June 06, 2016

I’m extremely proud of the hard work and dedication of the Smashed Windows Club (SWC) in our ward over the past year. Founded in February 2015, the SWC has served River Heig…

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

Railway Crossing Closure on Waverley Street

May 31, 2016

Please note that CN Railway crossing Mile 3.86 Rivers Subdivision (between Taylor Ave. and Wilkes Ave.) will be completely closed to traffic on Friday June 17, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. …

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, Roads, Traffic

Spray Pads Now Open

May 30, 2016

As of Saturday, May 28, you can cool off at your local spray pad, a fun way to spend a summer day! Spray Pads are open Monday to Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. NOTICE:…

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

Winnipeggers Invited to Take Advantage of Sunday/Holiday Bicycle Routes Starting May 22

May 19, 2016

Winnipeggers are invited to take advantage of the City’s Sunday/holiday bicycle routes starting Sunday, May 22 until Monday, Oct. 10. There are four streets in Winnipeg desig…

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, By-laws, Public Safety, Roads

Annual Spring Clean-Up to Finish this Week, Report Missed Streets Until Friday, May 20

May 11, 2016

Starting on Friday May 13, until Friday, May 20, 311 will be taking reports of missed streets and deficiencies. If your street has not been swept by that time, please contact 311…

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, Roads, Waste Removal

Help Keep Your Community Safe from Fire this Summer

May 07, 2016

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service crews will begin their annual neighbourhood fire prevention inspections in the coming weeks. Inspections will continue throughout the spring and s…

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

Winnipeg’s Spring Curbside Giveaway Weekend Just Around the Corner: May 14 and 15

May 07, 2016

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

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

Annual Summer Water Meter Reading Program Now Active

May 07, 2016

Starting Wednesday, May 4, 2016, and continuing until the end of August, City of Winnipeg staff will be visiting homes weekdays between 2:30 p.m. and dusk. Each meter reader wil…

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

Weekend Pre-collection of Yard Waste Begins May 7 & 8

May 07, 2016

Due to the large volumes of yard waste placed out for collection this spring, weekend pre-collection of yard waste will begin this weekend. Collectors will be working on Saturdays…

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: Waste Removal

Annual Summer Water Meter Reading Program begins Wednesday, May 4, 2016

May 02, 2016

Starting Wednesday, May 4, 2016, and continuing until the end of August, City of Winnipeg staff will be visiting homes weekdays between 2:30 p.m. and dusk. Each meter reader wil…

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

Celebrating the International Year of Pulses

April 16, 2016

On April 14, Coun. Orlikow was honoured to help our city recognize the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization's International Year of Pulses (IYP) by raising an official …

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: City Hall

City-wide Spring Cleanup Begins Sunday Night

April 16, 2016

On Sunday April 17, around 10:00 p.m., crews will begin the annual city-wide spring cleanup operation, sweeping the entire street network including back lanes over the next five to…

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: Roads, Waste Removal

Fort Garry Library Users Asked to Use Temporary Entrance during Library Renovations

April 12, 2016

Fort Garry Library, located at 1360 Pembina Highway, will undergo entrance renovations and re-landscaping starting Monday, April 11. Construction is expected to take four weeks, an…

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

Winnipeggers Invited to Open House about Rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue

April 07, 2016

Winnipeggers are invited to an open house to view the proposed design for the rehabilitation of Pembina Highway from Osborne Street to Grant Avenue. The project includes rehabilit…

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, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Seasonal Curbside Yard Waste Collection to Begin April 18

April 06, 2016

This year’s curbside yard waste collection program will begin the week of April 18 for homes in yard waste collection area “A” and the week of April 25 for home…

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: Waste Removal

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

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban Lifted

February 29, 2016

The City of Winnipeg's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban has been lifted effective 7:01 a.m., today, Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. The ban prohibited parking between the hours of 2:00 a.m.…

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: Roads, Snow Removal

Waverley Underpass a Go!

February 24, 2016

The efforts of John Orlikow, City Councillor for River Heights-Fort Garry, to secure the proper design and funding for the Waverley Underpass have paid off as the project was offic…

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: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

2016 Budget Schedule Announced

February 22, 2016

The preliminary 2016 Operating and Capital budgets will be tabled at a special meeting of Executive Policy Committee on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, Councillor Marty Morantz, Chair of…

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: City Hall

Residential Parking Ban will be in Effect Starting Wednesday, Feb.10 at 7:00 a.m.

February 09, 2016

Plowing of residential streets will begin Wednesday morning to improve the overall condition of residential streets. As a result, a Residential Parking Ban has been decla…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Declared Snow Route Parking Ban in Effect Starting Tonight at Midnight

February 08, 2016

To facilitate snow clearing operations, a Declared Snow Route Parking Ban will be in effect starting tonight at midnight (Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 12:00 a.m.).       …

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: Roads, Snow Removal

Winnipeg Police Board Invites Public Input on New Policies

February 01, 2016

The Winnipeg Police Board has published a draft policy on bias-free policing and is asking the public for feedback. It is one of two draft policies the board is developing for th…

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

Christmas Tree Recycling Depots Now Open

December 28, 2015

Residents are reminded that they can recycle their real Christmas trees for free by taking them to one of the 11 Let's Chip In Depots, open until Jan. 20, 2016. All plastic tree b…

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: Waste Removal

Recycle your Christmas Tree – The Perfect Holiday Gift for the Environment – Dec. 27, 2015 to Jan. 20, 2016

December 23, 2015

All plastic tree bags, tinsel, decorations, and tree stands must be removed before leaving a tree at a depot. Residents are welcome to help themselves to free wood chips, which …

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: Waste Removal

Declared Snow Route Ban Continues, Residential Parking Ban in Effect Starting Saturday, Dec.19 at 7:00 p.m.

December 18, 2015

The Declared Snow Route Parking Ban put into effect at midnight will continue tonight, which prohibits parking on any designated snow route between midnight and 7:00 a.m. In add…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Winter Parking Bans Update

December 12, 2015

This winter, the City of Winnipeg is proceeding with all winter parking bans as usual with one change – tickets will only be issued from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. The reason fo…

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: Roads, Snow Removal

City of Winnipeg Invites Feedback on Budget Priorities and Preferences

November 30, 2015

  The City of Winnipeg will once again be conducting budget consultations to help shape the direction of the 2016 City Budget. “I encourage all Winnipegger’s t…

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, Bugs, City Hall, Community Centres, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Snow Removal, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit, Waste Removal

Annual Snow Route Parking Ban Begins Tuesday, Dec. 1

November 27, 2015

The City's Annual Snow Route Parking Ban will take effect at 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. Vehicles may not park on designated snow routes between 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. Th…

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: Roads, Snow Removal, Traffic

Remembrance Day Operating Hours for City of Winnipeg Facilities and Services

November 08, 2015

All civic offices are closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. Recycling/Garbage Collection For all customers with City collection service (single-family homes, multi-family residen…

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

Curbside Yard Waste Collection Extended for Two Weeks

November 05, 2015

The City of Winnipeg has announced that the curbside yard waste collection program will be extended for two more weeks. ·        Yard waste collection &…

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: Waste Removal

Partnerships with All Levels Key to Success - Ward Report - The Sou'wester - Oct. 26, 2015

November 05, 2015

Last week, Canadians across the country voted in a historic election that saw many changes from coast to coast to coast, including in Winnipeg.   One of those changes happ…

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, Roads, Traffic

Why not Extend Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway?

August 04, 2015

The extension of Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway is not a viable option for numerous reasons as listed below. 1)     The addition of a Sterling Lyon Parkway ext…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Waverley Underpass to Be Built

July 30, 2015

Today, I’m so happy to announce that after years of dedicated work with City of Winnipeg staff, my fellow members of City Council and you, the residents of River Heights-Fort…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, South River Heights

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Doing Our Part to Make Our Neighbourhood Safe

June 09, 2015

Stopping the recent spike in vandalism and vehicle break-ins in our community is a priority for me, the Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) and River Heights residents — and togeth…

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: City Hall, Public Safety

Councillor John Orlikow Launches Redesigned Website - More City Hall Updates and Community Information Now Available for River Heights-Fort Garry Ward

June 03, 2015

John Orlikow, City Councillor for River Heights-Fort Garry, is encouraging residents in his ward to visit the newly redesigned Orlikow.ca for everything they need to know about wha…

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: City Hall

Winnipeg Spray Pads Now Open

June 02, 2015

Spray pads across the City of Winnipeg opened for the summer on May 30. They will stay open until September 7. Spray pads will operate from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the following loca…

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: City Hall

Get up, get out and get active!

June 02, 2015

The City of Winnipeg is taking part in National Health and Fitness Day on Saturday, June 6, 2015. To mark National Health and Fitness Day, the City of Winnipeg will be providing fr…

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: City Hall

Declared Snow Route Ban continues, Residential Parking Ban will be in effect starting Friday, February 13 at 7:00 a.m.

February 11, 2015

The Declared Snow Route Parking Ban put into effect at midnight February 11, 2015 will continue tonight which prohibits parking on any designated snow route between midnight and 7:…

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, Snow Removal

Declared Snow Route Parking Ban in Effect Starting Tonight at Midnight

February 10, 2015

In response to recent and forecasted snowfall, a grader plowing operation will begin tonight at 7:00 p.m. on main routes, bus routes and collector streets to improve roadway condit…

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, Snow Removal

Addressing Noise Concerns for Residents of North/East Linden Woods

July 11, 2014

July 2014, There is a complaint raised regarding the noise emanating from Gordon Foods and the disturbance to the local neighbourhood. The conflicts between the usage of industria…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: By-laws

City of Winnipeg Spring/Summer Leisure Guide now available

March 16, 2014

 The Spring/Summer 2014 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available Saturday at a number of retail locations…

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, Community Centres

Three New Neighourhoods planned for the River Heights/ Fort Garry Ward You Should Know About

February 19, 2014

I wanted to let my neighbours and constituents in River Heights / Fort Garry know about three new developments in the ward: • Parker Neighbourhood Secondary Plan • Broc…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Woods, Maybank, Parker

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Support the Waverley Underpass - Sign Our Petition to Get the Waverley Underpass included in the 2014 City of Winnipeg Budget

December 06, 2013

The Waverley Underpass has long been discussed but Mayor Sam Katz has not included this important infrastructure project in the 2014 City of Winnipeg budget. Residents have been p…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, South River Heights

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads

2014 City of Winnipeg Boards & Commissions Process

October 14, 2013

The process for citizen appointments to the City of Winnipeg Boards and Commissions for 2014 is now underway.   On Monday, September 23rd, clickable banners (please see end …

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

Lindenwoods Community Centre Annual Children's Christmas Party Receives Funding Support from Councillor Orlikow.

October 10, 2013

On October 1, 2013, the City Centre Community Committee approved a grant in the amount of $400.00 to the Lindenwoods Community Centre to assist with the cost of the annual children…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

Neighbourhood Connections

September 27, 2013

One of the most exciting aspects of representing River Heights Ward on City Council is the opportunity it's given me to work with the many community groups I've been able to assist…

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

River Heights - Fort Garry Community Associations

September 27, 2013

The following are a few of the community associations in the ward. If you would like your association to be listed on the website please contact me at jorlikow@orlikow.ca River He…

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

Neighbourhood "Listening Tours" Continue

September 27, 2013

As fall starts up and kids go back to school, I have once again been walking our neighbourhoods, knocking on doors and listening to you. These walks through the ward provide me wit…

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

Linden Woods Fall Classic/Ecole Van Walleghem School

September 27, 2013

 This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Linden Woods Fall Classic, and the Ecole Van Walleghem School Parent advisory Committee deserves congratulations for the ongoing s…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

What is the City of Winnipeg Doing about Dying Shubert Chokecherry Trees?

September 20, 2013

September 2013, Shubert Chokecherry trees are dying from black knot fungus and need to be removed was the message I gave the City Forester at our recent meeting as part of my lobby…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank

Categories: Green Space, Infrastructure, Sustainability

Waverley Underpass - Why it is needed and What is needed

September 20, 2013

September 2013, Winnipeg and the Capital Region around Winnipeg are growing and much of that growth is occurring in the South of the Ward.  The result is increased traffic co…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Sustainability, Traffic, Transit

2013 RECREATIONAL WALKWAYS AND BIKE PATHWAYS RENEWALS

September 04, 2013

We are pleased to advise you that the Public Works Department will be renewing the asphalt pathway at the above noted location.   Commencement Date: Week of September 9, 20…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Green Space, Infrastructure

2013 Fall Leisure Guide Now Available

August 19, 2013

The Fall 2013 Leisure Guide is now available at all civic indoor pools, libraries and leisure centres, and will be available Saturday at a number of retail locations. Winnipeg Free…

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, Community Centres

Winnipeg spray pads now open 11 hours per day

July 04, 2013

July 3, 2013 – Winnipeggers will be able to escape the heat a bit longer as spray pads are now open daily at 10:00 a.m. “Cooling off, connecting with neighbours …

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, North River Heights, Rockwood, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Community Centres

Clearing the roadblocks to the Waverley Underpass

May 23, 2013

May 2013, Thank you to everyone who wrote and called in expressing their support for the Waverley Underpass. I am pleased to report there has been some real progress.   Cou…

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

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Widden Gate to receive TBO treatment in 2013

May 21, 2013

In recent years the City has been working on refinishing the access roads into Lindenwoods using “Tar Bulbous Overlay” (TBO). This year work will be done on Widden Ga…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Linden Woods

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads

STEP ONE on the way to getting the Waverley underpass to be a reality

May 10, 2013

May, 2013 - Thank you everyone who wrote and called in expressing their support for the Waverly Underpass and continue to do so. There has been progress.  In the 2013 City of…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Parker, Rockwood, South River Heights

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Roads, Taxes and Fees, Traffic, Transit

Improved Playground on the Way

May 08, 2013

The Sou'wester Canstar Community News - ONLINE EDITION By: Steph Crosier Posted: 05/1/2013 12:00 AM | Comments: 0 Enlarge Image Linden Woods father Mar…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space, Infrastructure

Full closure of Waverley Street from Taylor Avenue to Wilkes Avenue - Sunday, May 5 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

May 02, 2013

The public is advised a full road closure will take place this Sunday May 5th, on Waverley Street between Taylor Avenue and Wilkes Avenue. This closure will be in effect at 7:00am…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Crescentwood, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Parker, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads

Orlikow: No More "Digging First, Asking Questions Later"

April 30, 2013

City Must Set Up Functional Design Committee for Bus Rapid Transit   For Immediate Release - Feb 27 2013   WINNIPEG - John Orlikow, Councillor for River Heights- Fort…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank

Categories: Alternative transportation, Development, Infrastructure, Taxes and Fees, Transit

2013 Regional Street Renewal Program McGillivary Blvd Approved

March 15, 2013

The 2013 Regional Street Renewal Program will be doing construction on McGillivary Blvd from Irene St to Pembina Hwy in the summer of 2013.   The work will include pave…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Pembina Strip, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads

Residential Parking Ban will be in effect starting Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m.

March 05, 2013

The public is advised that the plowing of residential streets will begin Thursday, March 7 at 7:00 a.m. to improve the overall condition of residential streets (Priority 3 streets)…

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: Roads, Snow Removal

Winter fun for everyone in Winnipeg parks

December 21, 2012

The City of Winnipeg wants to remind the public there are numerous opportunities available to enjoy outdoor activities at City parks and facilities this holiday season. The City&rs…

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, Community Centres

Residential Parking Ban will be in effect starting Monday evening at 7:00 p.m

November 12, 2012

A residential parking ban has been declared, and plowing of residential streets will begin Monday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m. to improve the overall condition of residential streets.…

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, Snow Removal

What is happening to improve Linden Woods Neighbourhood Parks?

November 05, 2012

October, 2012 Update There are a number of exciting fixes and improvements going on in Linden Woods Parks. They include Ecole Van Welleghem School  Ecole Van Welleghem…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Green Space

City of Winnipeg 2014 General Assessment for Property Owners is Currently Underway

November 02, 2012

The City of Winnipeg 2014 General Assessment for property owners is currently underway.   Properties in Winnipeg are assessed every two years to ensure assessment values k…

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, Taxes and Fees

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

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

Railway Crossing Closure on Waverley Street at Taylor Avenue

June 07, 2012

  The public is advised that Waverley Street will be completely closed to northbound and southbound traffic at the railway crossing on Waverley Street south of Taylor Avenue …

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park, Linden Woods, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

New Waste and Recycling Pick Up Service Coming Fall 2012

June 04, 2012

  If you live in a house, duplex, or multiplex with seven units or less, your garbage and recycling collection will change to a new, modernized and improved collection servic…

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, Waste Removal

City Begins Localised Cankerworm Control Program

June 01, 2012

  The Insect Control Branch announced the start of its cankerworm control program for City trees. This season’s program will be treating very selective City boulevards …

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: Bugs

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

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Reminds Residents to be Cautious Around Ice-Covered Bodies of Water

March 21, 2012

The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service reminds residents to be cautious around ice-covered bodies of water including rivers, streams, creeks, ponds and ditches.   As spring a…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Wellington Crescent

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety

Urgent Need for Youth Soccer Convenor at Linden Woods Community Centre

March 07, 2012

Linden Woods Community Centre is in need of a Youth Soccer Convenor for the upcoming season.  If they are unable to fill this important position they will have…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

Mini Soccer Registration Dates - Linden Woods Community Centre

March 06, 2012

Linden Woods Community Centre (414 Lindenwood Drive West) will be holding Mini Soccer Registration on Sunday March 11th , Monday March 12th and Tuesday March 13th from 6:30 to…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

2012 Budget Consultation for South Ward

March 01, 2012

On Friday, March 16th at 7pm I will be holding a public meeting at the Linden Woods Community Centre – Multi-Purpose Room to discuss how the budget impacts you and your neigh…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank, Pembina Strip

Categories: City Hall, Taxes and Fees

Kenaston Expansion

February 27, 2012

On January 25th, City Council approved the Route 90 expansion, including additional lanes and an active transportation pathway, as a response to the increasing overcapacity of traf…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Sleep Tight Linden Woods and Brockville - Train Whistles at the Sterling Lyon CPR Crossing to Stop

February 20, 2012

The City of Winnipeg has received clearance from Transport Canada to end the CPR train whistling at the Sterling Lyon Crossing. Since 2009 I have heard concerns from Linden Woods …

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Public Safety, Traffic

Cel Tower Proposal for the Neighbourhood

February 18, 2012

 There is a public open house by SBA to provide you with information on the details of their proposed facility, and how they selected the location in your community. The …

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Infrastructure

Kenaston Widening from Taylor to Ness Approved

February 07, 2012

A motion to accept Option 4 for the widening of Kenaston Blvd from Taylor to Ness was presented to Council and approved. Preliminary information about this plan is available on the…

Neighbourhoods: Brockville, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads

Taxes, Program Cuts and Other Options - Have Your Say On-Line

February 01, 2012

The City of Winnipeg is currently undertaking a public consultation on the 2012 Operating Budget. A public forum was held on Tuesday, January 31, at the Winnipeg Convention Centre,…

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, Taxes and Fees

Councillor Orlikow's Launches Neighbourhood Updates

January 31, 2012

January 31, 2012 - The Neighbourhood Updates are designed to keep you informed of what is happening in your neighbourhood and in the City Sign up for your Neighbo…

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

Winnipeg Police Service Launches New 'Just Slow Down' TV Campaign

January 30, 2012

                                      The …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, 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: Public Safety, Traffic

What's the Matter About Giving You a Say?

January 27, 2012

January, 2012 It was with amazement and disappointment that the Executive Policy Committee decided to "kill" my motion about protecting our green space and putting a pub…

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: Green Space, Infrastructure, Sustainability

River Heights/Ft. Garry Ward - Neighbourhood Park Structures Replacement Program

January 18, 2012

As your representative for the River Heights / Fort Garry ward, I have taken a keen interest in preserving and improving parks and play structures, making this a priority. One of m…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, Linden Woods, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space, Infrastructure

Your Green Space Threatened

January 16, 2012

The City of Winnipeg has embarked on a process to sell public green space (golf courses) to developers through an Expression of Interest (E.O.I.) process. images/userfiles/497-201…

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, Development, Green Space, Sustainability

Fire in Lindenwoods Destroys Home

December 16, 2011

A fire early this morning has destroyed a home on Shoreline Drive. No cause has been determined as of yet. I would like to thank the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) fo…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Public Safety

Lane closures on Kenaston Boulevard south of Sterling Lyon Parkway

September 13, 2011

To accommodate CN Railway crossing work that is being done as part of the IKEA project, the public is advised that, beginning Thursday, September 15 at approximately 6:00 a.m., Ken…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Infrastructure, Traffic

Fall 2011 Lesuire Guide Now Available - Registration Begins August 29

August 27, 2011

The City of Winnipeg Leisure Guide offers a number of fun and exciting programs to help preschoolers and children develop the skills they need to get active for life.  Enjoy a…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: City Hall, Community Centres

Full closure of McGillivray Boulevard between Pembina Highway and Beaumont Street

August 12, 2011

A full road closure will take place from McGillivray Boulevard between Pembina Highway and Beaumont Street. The road will be closed Friday, August 12 at 7:00 p.m. to Monday, …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: City Hall, Roads

Noise from Planes

August 10, 2011

 24-hour Noise Line: 204-987-9403 The Aeronautical Noise Management Program at the Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport was developed in conjunction with…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: By-laws

Kenaston Boulevard Widening

July 31, 2011

The City is planning on widening Kenaston  between Taylor Avenue and Ness Avenue including alterations to the St. James Bridges and ramp structures and the Portage Avenue Inte…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Infrastructure, Traffic, Transit

Full closure on Waverley Street and Lindenwood Place

July 28, 2011

A full road closure that will take place this weekend on Waverley Street and Lindenwood Place.  This closure will be in effect on Saturday, July 30 at 6 a.m. and will reo…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: City Hall, Roads

Waverley/Taylor By-pass Lobby

July 12, 2011

The 2011 City of Winnipeg Capital Plan removed the money earmarked to the Waverely/Taylor by-pass assessment against my wishes. The $1,119 million that was earmarked to get the Wa…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Chevrier, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, South River Heights

Categories: Infrastructure, Traffic

Councillor Orlikow discusses his support of the second leg of rapid transit and outlines how we can pay for it on Winnipeg Direct

June 23, 2011

Councillor Orlikow was on the local news program Winnipeg Direct discussing road, highway and rapid transit projects in Winnipeg. He outlines his support for of the second leg o…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic, Transit

Councillor Orlikow approves grant for Prairie Theatre Exchange

June 23, 2011

June 16, 2011 – I am pleased to announce that the City Centre Community Committee has approved a Community Incentive Grant for a Revitalization and Renewal Project at Prairie…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Cankerworm Control Program Continues in Select Areas

June 13, 2011

During the month of June the City of Winnipeg’s Insect Control Branch will continue its cankerworm control program. Spraying will not occur if there is significant rainfall…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Bugs, City Hall

Osborne Bridge Rehabilitation Construction Begins Tuesday, April 12, 2011

April 12, 2011

Residents are advised that construction on the east side of the Osborne Bridge and Osborne Street from Broadway to River Avenue will run from April to October 2011. Traffic will be…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety, Roads, Traffic, Transit

City Flood Response - Call for Volunteers

April 12, 2011

As river levels are rising, the City is calling for volunteers to help with crucial sandbagging efforts in vulnerable neighbourhoods.  If you have time outside working hours t…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety

City Continues To Seek Volunteers For Sandbagging

April 07, 2011

The City is continuing its call for volunteers to assist property owners with sandbagging efforts tomorrow and over the coming days.   Individuals and groups who are intere…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Lobby Effort Begins to Make the Waverley By-Pass a top City Priority

April 07, 2011

I am asking for your help in lobbying the Executive Policy Committee to make the Waverley by-pass a reality. The amount of time lost by people waiting, the amount of “gree…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Chevrier, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, South River Heights, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Traffic

City Responds To Provincial Flood Outlook

April 01, 2011

On Friday, March 25, 2011, the Province of Manitoba issued its third spring flood outlook for Manitoba.    Based on this revised flood outlook: · &nbs…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Bike Boulevard Public Education

March 15, 2011

The City is currently working with Manitoba Public Insurance to enhance their education campaign to remind the public about what they are expected to know as drivers/cyclists/pedes…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Alternative transportation

$188,000 worth of grants provided to Linden Woods Community Centre

March 10, 2011

March, 2011 - A $20,000 grant has been approved for additional landscaping for the new gym expansion at Linden Woods Community Centre. This $20,000 grant brings Councillor Or…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space

Spring/Summer 2011 Leisure Guide Now Available

March 06, 2011

The City of Winnipeg Leisure Guide offers an exciting line-up of summer camps, featuring a number of fun options to keep the kids busy this summer!  Get hooked on fishing with…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Traffic and Development Pressures continue to grow as Winnipeg's Population continues to grow

February 14, 2011

Winnipeg’s population has grown by almost 10,000 people in the past year surpassing the expected forecasts for population growth. As of July 1, 2010 Winnipeg’s populati…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Alternative transportation, City Hall, Development, Green Space, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

What's Going on in your neighbourhood of Linden Woods

August 19, 2010

 I am proud to be the City Councillor for the residents of the Linden Woods neighbourhood, one of the twenty wonderful neighbourhoods that make up the River Heights/Ft. Garry …

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

New Playstructure for Van Walleghem Park

May 11, 2010

2009 - The City of Winnipeg has replaced the playstructure at Van Walleghem Park. "The old playstructure was past its time and needed to replaced" said Councillor Orliko…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Green Space

Changes to Lindenwood Drive East at Kenaston Boulevard

May 06, 2010

Eastbound left turning drivers on the private approach opposite Lindenwood Drive East at Kenaston Boulevard have difficulty seeing oncoming westbound through vehicles due to obst…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Roads, Traffic

Changes to Hurst Way/Wilkes Avenue at Waverley Street

May 06, 2010

Westbound left turning drivers on Hurst Way have difficulty seeing oncoming eastbound through vehicles due to obstruction by stationary eastbound left turning vehicles. In the 3…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank, South River Heights

Categories: Roads, Traffic

Community Connections Guide

April 30, 2010

Do you have an idea or project that wouldbenefit your community, but don’t know where to start? The Community Connections Guide to help get your idea or project off the gr…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Taylor Avenue to be repaired from Waverley Street to Wilton Street

April 26, 2010

  We wish to advise you that construction on the above street is scheduled for this summer, as part of the City of Winnipeg 2010 Regional and Local Streets Program for the Ci…

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

Categories: Roads, Traffic

McGillivrary Boulevard, 300 m West of Columbia Drive to Waverley Street Widening and Rehabilitation

April 25, 2010

Construction will resume end of April 2010 and be completed July 2010. The work includes rehabilitation of the existing eastbound lanes on McGillivray Boulevard and Kenaston Boule…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Maybank, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Roads, Traffic

Lindenwoods Community Centre to get a new Gym

April 20, 2010

I am pleased to inform you that the Lindenwoods community will soon be enjoying a new gym at the Lindenwoods Community Centre. This gym is a result of funding from the Federal, Pr…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

Intersection of Hurst Way/Wilkes Avenue at Waverley Street.

March 27, 2010

The City of Winnipeg's 2010 Traffic Engineering Improvements Program report is expected to be at Standing Policy Committee on Infrastructure Renewal and Public Works in April 6, 20…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Grant Park, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, South River Heights

Categories: Traffic

Kenaston Expansion

October 13, 2009

        Route 90 is a vital transportation corridor through the City of Winnipeg that is vital to carry traffic around, not through, our neighbourhood. Alr…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic