Waverley West Ward

Welcome! I am your City of Winnipeg representative for residents who live in the Waverley West Ward. This website contains much information specific to the Waverley West ward.

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Transit to Fort Whyte Alive!

Transit to Fort Whyte Alive!

Transit is finally coming to Fort Whyte Alive starting September 2024!  This is a long time coming and is going to enable so many people access to this great facility! Four way lights will be installed this summer at the intersection of Brady Rd and McGillivary Blvd....

There’s Only One Taxpayer

There’s Only One Taxpayer

Comments on a recent Facebook posting about the leaking sewer pipes reflect a need to help folks understand  how your tax dollars are allocated - as there is only one tax payer! I encourage citizens who feel Winnipeg is not maintaining infrastructure, to learn more...

Towing Vehicles with Outstanding Parking Tickets

Towing Vehicles with Outstanding Parking Tickets

Just over $11 million dollars are owed to the City in outstanding parking tickets. To attempt to recoup this funding, the City has a new program that was launched on February 15, 2024. IF your vehicle is parked on the street illegally AND you have three or more unpaid...

Prairie Pointe rezoning and update of commercial sites

Prairie Pointe rezoning and update of commercial sites

UPDATE Rezoning This week at Assiniboine Community Committee - the landowner (Ladco) brought forward an application to subdivide and rezone the southwest corner of land at the intersection of Waverley & Kenaston - from commercial zoning to residential zoning. This...

Man, Machines, Mother Nature & Icy Sidewalks

Man, Machines, Mother Nature & Icy Sidewalks

A mid- winter thaw, climate change, call it what you will – the temperatures are soaring for February!  While many are enjoying this incredibly mild weather, it brings many challenges that the City is working to overcome! There is much discussion about icy sidewalks...

Safe Pedestrian Access to Victoria Hospital

Safe Pedestrian Access to Victoria Hospital

I’m very pleased to announce greatly improved pedestrian access to and from the Victoria Hospital!  You may have noticed a new set of traffic lights in front of  the Victoria Hospital. These lights are called a Half Signal. Half signals are installed on high traffic...

New Basketball Court in Bridgwater Forest

New Basketball Court in Bridgwater Forest

Many of you have noticed some construction work near the playground in Bridgwater Park on North Town Road. Crews are preparing the lot to install a dual purpose Basketball Court in Spring 2024. This court will have the added feature of hockey net bump outs on both...