Janice’s Blog

Community Tours New Southeast Collegiate

We’ve all been watching the construction of the new Southeast Collegiate on Lee Boulevard and I thought it would be great if the community could have a sneak peak inside the Collegiate before the official opening in Fall of 2018. I reached out to the amazing staff and...

Funding Support For École South Pointe School Playstructure

I’m very pleased to have worked with École South Pointe School on a number of issues since the school’s opening and look forward to continuing to provide support! I met with Parent Council and Staff to discuss installation of traffic calming and signalization around...

Pathway Upgrades – Lake Shore Park Pathway Network

I’ve been working with Parks staff to identify needed park upgrades in the Waverley Heights neighbourhood. The recent tennis courts and soccer field at Thelma J Call Park are a welcome upgrade. This year I am investing $100,000 into the Lake Shore Park Pathway...

Brady Landfill Odours, Blowing Garbage, Closing & Moving

The Brady Road Resource Management Facility opened in 1973 and will be in the shadows of our community for at least the next 100+ years. The only direction Brady is moving is further south of the Perimeter, cell by cell over time. I believe it is important that we are...

Improving Safety On Bishop Grandin / Kenaston

Councillor Lukes and Mayes put forth a motion at the Riel Community Committee meeting in July (2018) to study ways to improve traffic flow and reduce collisions as residential and commercial development continues to increase the number of vehicles on Bishop Grandin...

Kirkbridge Park Upgrades

Kirkbridge Park receives $345,000 investment in park upgrades Very exciting to see this three year project become a reality! I’ve worked with the Richmond West Neighbourhood Association and area residents to identify and prioritize upgrades. Community parks play a...

Expansion Of Cricket In South Winnipeg

This is an outstanding project that I’ve had the honour to work on with the Manitoba Cricket Association and community leaders. The addition of these two new cricket fields is a significant step forward towards the advancement of cricket in Manitoba. Thanks to the...

St Norbert Bypass On South Perimeter – Information Sessions

This is the latest News Release from the Government of Manitoba's website. I encourage you to attend one of these open houses for a chance to provide your input.  I will be at the St Norbert Community Centre (2340 Pembina Hwy) info session the entire time on Thursday,...


Upcoming Events

  1. Active August – Bridgwater Lakes

    August 1 @ 10:00 am - August 31 @ 8:00 pm
  2. India’s 72nd Independence Day Celebrations

    August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. St Norbert ByPass On South Perimeter – Information Session

    August 16 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  4. PAL 55+ Community Picnic!

    August 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  5. Nigerian Foodorama 2018

    September 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Janice Lukes
City Councillor
South Winnipeg-St.Norbert Ward
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