Welcome, and thank you for your interest in the South Winnipeg-St. Norbert Ward and my role as Councillor for the area!   The South Winnipeg-St. Norbert Ward has the LARGEST population in the City of Winnipeg with 68,000 residents living in 13 unique residential communities:

  • University Heights
  • Waverley Heights
  • Fort Richmond
  • University of Manitoba Campus
  • St. Norbert
  • Richmond West
  • Richmond Lakes
  • Fairfield Park
  • The Neighbourhoods of Bridgwater
  • South Pointe
  • Van Hull Estates
  • Normand Park
  • Pocket of South West St. Vital

YOUR ADDRESS – YOUR SERVICES:  For an overview of civic services for your specific address (i.e. your snow zone; recycling, garbage & yard waste collection day; insect management area; police district; assessment value and more), click Citizens Information Service and enter your address.

I was sworn in as Councillor on November 4, 2014 and look forward to providing you with strong representation within the community and at City Hall during my 4-year term.

Ward Priorities

During the election, ward residents clearly expressed to me challenges and opportunities within the South Winnipeg–St. Norbert ward. This feedback was invaluable in helping me understand and set Ward Priorities for my term as your Councillor.   Please Contact Us to offer any additional comments and insight you may have on these priorities.

Hot Off the Press!

Identifying, Licensing & Inspecting Illegal Rooming Houses

Following a Motion I brought forward in April 2017, the City's Standing Policy Committee on Property and Development, Heritage and Downtown Development directed the Winnipeg Public Service to consult with other municipalities that have implemented regulatory licensing...

Help Shape Winnipeg’s Master Plan for Off-Leash Dog Areas

The City of Winnipeg operates 10 off-leash dog areas within the City's Parks system (see map below). In recent years, use of off-leash dog areas has significantly increased, and as a result, a need has been identified to increase the number of these areas. In 2012, a...

Celebrating Our Unsung “Sheroes”

It was an absolute privilege to attend this event, recently hosted by the Congress of Black Women of Manitoba, and to celebrate the outstanding contributions of these 'Sheroes'! Our community is stronger because of their contributions. BRAVO! My thanks to The...

Request for $30M for South Winnipeg Recreation Complex

Before a shovel went in the ground to develop Waverley West, the City of Winnipeg had identified a recreation deficit in the SW quadrant of Winnipeg (SEE Page 19 - General Council of Winnipeg Community Centres Plan 2025). Fast forward 12 years later, and SW Winnipeg...

Funding & Progress Update – South Winnipeg Recreation Complex

This is a very brief update on the South Winnipeg Recreation Complex, with a more in-depth one to follow next month. The map highlights locations of community centers across Winnipeg, as well as the square footage of heated recreation space (See *NOTE). November 6,...

My October, 2017 Newsletter

I’ve just prepared a comprehensive E-newsletter, highlighting interesting topics and current issues at City Hall, as well as upcoming meetings and events in the South Winnipeg-St. Norbert ward. It's your opportunity to stay informed on what's happening! Read OCTOBER,...

Upcoming Events

  1. Foodorama hosted by Indonesian Society of Manitoba

    November 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Dakota Community Centre AGM

    November 28 @ 7:00 pm
  3. Breakfast with Santa – Dakota Community Centre

    December 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Breakfast with Winnipeg Police

    December 16 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Contact Janice Lukes

Janice Lukes
City Councillor
South Winnipeg-St.Norbert Ward
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Are You In The South Winnipeg-St. Norbert Ward?

If you live in one of the following communities, you are part of this electoral ward:


University Heights


Waverley Heights


Fort Richmond


U of M Campus


St. Norbert


Richmond West


Fairfield Park


Neighbourhoods of Bridgwater


Richmond Lakes


South Pointe


Van Hull Estates


Normand Park


Pocket of South West St. Vital

For more information, see: St. Norbert Ward Boundary Map