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Eliminating Garbage and Recycling Pick up: No Decision Yet Made

Eliminating Garbage and Recycling Pick up: No Decision Yet Made

I would like the residents of the Waverly West Ward and all Winnipegers to know that the City has NOT made any decision on eliminating garbage and recycling pick up at condos and multi-family apartment blocks. Budget discussions are underway and this was an idea the...

Proposed Closure of the Fort Garry Library

Proposed Closure of the Fort Garry Library

Regarding the proposed closure of the Fort Garry Library: 1. I highly recommend you email ALL members of the Mayor’s Budget Working Group as they are review all details of the budget and will be deciding if the Fort Garry Library remains open or is closed. They will...

Mayor’s Budget Working Group

Mayor’s Budget Working Group

The City of Winnipeg is attempting to develop four years of balanced budgets – a multi-year budget. This is the first time the City is proposing to develop a balanced budget for four consecutive years (2020-2023). The Mayor has selected eight  Councillors to work on...

The Mayor and his Executive Policy Committee +2

The Mayor and his Executive Policy Committee +2

When Mayor Bowman speaks about ‘openness and transparency’ at City Hall - please reflect on this article, to accurately understand what ‘open and transparent’ means under this leadership; weekly behind closed doors briefings confidential information from department...

Access Denied: Expanded EPC

Access Denied: Expanded EPC

Photo Credit: MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES Thank you to the Winnipeg Free Press for covering this important issue. Access denied: expanded EPC puts councillors, citizens outside looking in, Lukes says By: Aldo Santin         Posted: 12/20/2019 6:44 PM...

High Collision Intersection – Kenaston & McGillivray Blvd

High Collision Intersection – Kenaston & McGillivray Blvd

I think about this data every time I drive through this intersection. Take some time to read, consider and share this information. Drive with caution. Between 2011 & 2015 on average there were 281 collisions a year – or 1.5 crashes ever two days at the...

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