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Councillor Wants To Form Working Group To Increase Community Gym Use

(Photo credit: Eva Wasney, Canstar)  Pleased to be moving forward in the formation of a working group with Pembina Trails School Division and the City of Winnipeg to enable more affordable and frequent weekend access of school gymnasiums. I made a presentation to the...

Statement On 2019 City Of Winnipeg Budget Process

Today Councillor Klein and I called a press conference with media to express our concerns with the City of Winnipeg’s 2019 Budget Process. You can read my statement below – and read Councillor Klein’s statement.  I must say, it is virtually impossible to ensure an...

Do You Need Indoor Space For Recreation Activities?

(Photo Credit: MLA Jon Reyes) Keeping kids busy,  kids of any age – is a critical part of overall crime prevention. South Winnipeg has the greatest recreation deficit (no recreation facilities) in the entire City and while there is very good progress occurring on the...

2019 Budget – City & Waverley West Priorities Presentation

On January 9th, 2019 I held a budget presentation with approximately 20 community residents / leaders. Councillor Gillingham (Chair of Finance) and Councillor Markus Chambers (Acting Deputy Mayor) also attended. We discussed Waverley West ward priorities that had...

City Of Winnipeg ’Community Safety Strategic Action Plan’

Crime and crime prevention is weighing heavily on citizens. Regularly I receive calls from residents concerned about crime in their neighbourhood. I heard many concerns when I was door knocking during the recent election. For the Waverley West ward,  I’ve set up a...

Host A Block Party This Year!

I’m providing funding and administrative support to anyone who wants to hold a BLOCK PARTY this year! I think most people will agree that there are advantages to knowing your neighbours. What if you're baking and run short on sugar? Where will you turn to borrow a cup...


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  1. Zing Into Spring 2019

    March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  2. Women’s Only Swim – Margaret Grant Pool

    March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Stained Glass Party Fundraiser For Whyte Ridge Community Centre

    March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. Fire Safety Presentation

    March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  5. A Path To Safety – Winnipeg Police Community Discussion

    April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Janice Lukes
City Councillor
Waverley West Ward
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