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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I’ve been posting information on my website for almost two electoral terms. If you are looking for a specific topic, please enter key words into the search engine (top right side on navigation bar) to find information.

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2024 UPDATE –  South Winnipeg Recreation Campus

2024 UPDATE –  South Winnipeg Recreation Campus

The South Winnipeg Recreation Campus is being developed on a 19 acre site in Bison Run – just west of the new high school and elementary school. At full build out, the vision for the site includes a multi–generational recreation facility with an aquatic components,...

2024 Road Construction in Waverley West

2024 Road Construction in Waverley West

You can check where construction is occurring in the City by viewing the 2024 road construction map or the road construction list by street name. Each year the Public Works department provides me with a street conditions map. As you can see, Waverley Heights, ...

100 South Town Road

100 South Town Road

Altea Fitness has subdivided their land and rezoned the southern 1.48 acres of their parking lot to residential and commercial use. The development plans are to allow a multi-unit residential development with 102 residential units and 7,975 square feet of commercial...

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Throughout Winnipeg, many women gathered to celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8th. It’s a day celebrated globally to recognize women’s achievements, to raise awareness of discrimination and to continue to raise awareness of women’s struggle for...

Cadboro Community Garden

Cadboro Community Garden

Cadboro Community Garden As spring approaches, it’s time to plan your summer gardening activities! The Cadboro Community Garden is managed by the Manitoba Buddhist Vihara and Cultural Association and is open to all. Gardening activities will commence as soon as the...

City Multi-Year Budget Speech – 2024

City Multi-Year Budget Speech – 2024

Today (March 20, 2024) we are passing the City’s four year budget. I will be providing a detailed update of key initiatives occurring in the Waverley West ward early next week. Councillors have the option to speak to the budget – this was my 8 minute speech!...

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

There is only one taxpayer, and it’s important to understand how your tax dollar is invested. I’ve attached some great reports* that go into how your tax dollar is spent in more detail – but will summarize the general concept Whether its roads, bridges, sewer systems,...