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Update On South Winnipeg Recreation Campus

This is a very active file and I will provide you with a brief update.  Many significant steps have occurred to prepare the land, secure servicing, funding and planning of the complex. BUT there are also many many ‘moving parts’ that still have to be confirmed. If you...

Community Crime Prevention Activities

Crime Prevention Workshops Attend one of two Crime Prevention Workshops I’m holding. I’ve held them in the past and they are a wealth of information. We will also be discussing Neighbourhood Watch and other crime preventative measures. February 13th, 7:00 pm: South...

Residential Street Plow – Know Your Zone

Plowing of residential streets will begin Wednesday morning to improve the condition of residential streets. As a result, a Residential Parking Ban has been declared and will be in effect starting Wednesday, January 9 at 7 a.m. Residents are urged to confirm their...

2019 Plans For Our Parks

I recently met with the Parks department for our annual review of the parks, playground and greenspaces in the Waverley West ward, and to set plan for upcoming park improvements. IF there are improvements to parks that you don’t see listed here but would like to...

Boundaries Of The Waverley West Ward

Winnipeg is growing at a rapid pace, and every 10 years or so, the City conducts a review of the ward boundaries to ensure fair and equitable representation for residents. Boundaries changed for many wards, some wards were combined and some were split. There are still...

A Lot On The Go In South Winnipeg

Thank you to the Sou'Wester for covering this story A Lot On The Go In South Winnipeg By: Janice Lukes                    Posted: 12/31/2018 2:43 PM   This is my first column as councillor for the new Waverley West ward! Over the past four years, I’ve come to learn to...

Rooming House Sale Making Waves

(Photo Credit: Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press) Thanks to Carol Sanders and the Winnipeg Free Press for covering this important issue on our community Revenue potential of former rooming house removed from listing Winnipeg Free Press      By: Carol Sanders     ...

Upcoming Feedermain Work – Waverley West & Waverley Heights

Water and Waste staff will be working on two feeder mains overnight on Friday, October 26.  This work has the potential to cause discoloured water for customers in the south Winnipeg area (St.Vital, Fort Garry, Linden Woods, Waverley West, Waverley Heights, and near...


Upcoming Events

  1. Whyte Ridge Crime Prevention Workshop

    February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. International Mother Language Day Celebration

    February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Movie Night At Whyte Ridge CC – Moana!

    February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Women’s Only Swim – Margaret Grant Pool

    February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Celebrating Cultural Diversity – Whyte Ridge & Linden Ridge

    February 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Janice Lukes
City Councillor
Waverley West Ward
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