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City outdoor pools and wading pools reopen

Select outdoor pools and wading pools are scheduled to open to the public as early as July 3, with staggered openings across city. Registration for two-hour swim blocks will begin on July 1. Facilities set to open on July 3 include: Kildonan Park Outdoor Pool, 2015 Main St. Broadway Wading Pool, 185 Young St. Dakota […]

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Audible tones making intersections safer in Winnipeg

Four distinct sounds are helping make signalized intersections safer for all pedestrians. Accessible Pedestrian Signals communicate pedestrian timing information using non-visual, audible tones. When pedestrians approach a signalized intersection, they will hear one of four typical audible tones, depending on the signalized intersection: “Coo – Coo”: heard when the “WALK” light is on, typically for […]

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Film Crews Resume Productions

Under the Provinces’ Phase 3 of opening up the production of commercials, TV shows and movies are permitted to resume. As a result we may soon see film crews in the ward, doing productions on location. The provincial government and On Screen MB have new guidelines in place, discussed in a recent CBC article and […]

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Public Engagement on Crescentwood Heritage Conservation District

The Crescentwood neighbourhood was nominated for Heritage Conservation District (HCD) designation. Once an area is nominated, an HCD study must be prepared and submitted to demonstrate how the proposed district is architecturally and historically significant and warrants designation. Property owners attended a community meeting on February 26, 2020, and we are building on this meeting […]

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Welcoming Winnipeg Committee of Community Members Accepting Applications

The City of Winnipeg is seeking applicants to be part of the Welcoming Winnipeg Committee of Community Members. The Committee’s primary mandate is to review and assess historical markers and place names according to the Welcoming Winnipeg: Reconciling our History Policy. This policy governs the request process for creating, renaming or removing historical markers and […]

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Five More Libraries to Reopen

On Monday, June 22, five additional Winnipeg Public Library (WPL) branches are set to partially reopen. In addition to the Millennium Library (251 Donald St.), Henderson Library (1050 Henderson Hwy.), and Pembina Trail Library (2724 Pembina Hwy.), which reopened on June 8, the following branches are set to open on June 22:   Louis Riel […]

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Winnipeg Bike Auction June 24-30

The 2020 unclaimed bicycle auction will be held online from June 24th to 30th. Approximately 700 unclaimed bikes will be available for purchase. Online bidding will be facilitated by Associated Auto Auction Ltd. Bikes available at the auction are pre-registered with the City of Winnipeg’s Bike Registry. The registration fee of $6.88 will be added to […]

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Working for More Funding to Support Revitalized Tree Canopy

Today, I was proud to successfully advocate for up to $3 million of Disaster Financial Assistance Program funds be dedicated to help replant and revitalize Winnipeg’s severely damaged tree canopy after the unprecedented October 2019 ice and snowstorm. With a motion passed by the Standing Policy Committee Protection Community Services and Parks, the funding request to […]

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New Photo Evidence Tool for Parking Tickets

June 9th the City of Winnipeg launched a new online tool that allows vehicle owners to view the photo evidence associated with parking tickets from their computer or mobile device. Previously, photo evidence related to a ticket could only be viewed by corresponding with a screening officer, which often led to delays in resolving appeals. […]

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Corydon Community Centre Opens Summer Programs

Some team sports and camp programs are starting to take place at the Corydon Community Centre this June. Following Provincial and Sport Manitoba guidelines, various activities will resume for the summer season. Day Camp Campers aged 6 – 12 can expect a  wide variety of games, crafts and sports to be offered this season.. Camps […]

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