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Proper Disposal and Storage Methods for Elm Wood

The effects of the ice storm last October are still being felt as we start spring cleanup and summer yard work. Elm tree debris should be cleaned up and disposed of in a timely manner to help prevent the spread of Dutch Elm Disease (DED). The Urban Forestry Branch recommends to safely dispose of elm […]

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Winnipeg Public Library to Begin Reopening

In line with the Province of Manitoba’s resumption plan, the Winnipeg Public Library has released details how it will restore services. The initial phase will be the reopening of three branches for holds pick-up service only. On Monday, June 8, Millennium Library (251 Donald St.), Henderson Library (1050 Henderson Hwy.), and Pembina Trail Library (2724 […]

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Protect your bike this summer cycling season!

Get your lost or stolen bike back with the City of Winnipeg’s Online Bike Registry. Cycling is a popular activity this year with lots of new bikes on the road. The City recovers up to 1,000 bicycles each year, with less than 10 percent returned to their rightful owners because they are untraceable. That’s 900 […]

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Water Meter Reading Program Cancelled for 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the city’s Water and Waste department has suspended its annual water meter reading program this summer. To protect the health of Winnipeggers and city employees, meter readers will not be visiting properties to read water meters. Property owners are still responsible for submitting at least one meter reading for 2020, […]

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City of Winnipeg to resume some services

Following the release of the Province of Manitoba’s Restoring Safe Services phased approach, the City of Winnipeg will be resuming some services. Parks and Open Spaces All City-owned play structures, athletic fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, and skate parks will open May 4th. However the Public Health oders that mandate social distancing of at least […]

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Corydon/Stafford/Taylor Pavement Renewals Project

Winnipeg’s road construction season is slated to begin this May with almost 200 construction projects, resulting in over 175km of road improvements. Nearly $29 million is dedicated to the 2019 – 2023 Corydon/Stafford/Taylor Pavement Renewals Project. Both roadways and sidewalks along these three regional corridors will be reconstructed to improve traffic flow and pedestrian safety. […]

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Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership

Five awards of $1,000 are available to Winnipeg students entering their first year of university in the fall of 2020. The scholarship recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to better their community. Applications are accepted until June 12th, 2020 Learn more and apply […]

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City Wide Spring Cleanup begins Monday, April 20

Spring cleanup operations During the 5-6 week operation, Winnipeg’s entire street network, including sidewalks, active transportation pathways, bridges, boulevards, and medians will be cleaned. Crews will also clean up litter and debris in City parks. The major operation involves over 300 pieces of equipment, and approximately 500 workers. Updated Know Your Zone App The updated […]

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