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Winnipeg’s 10 Cents & Provincial & Federal Budgets

Winnipeg’s 10 Cents & Provincial & Federal Budgets

I’m writing this update to make very brief comments on the recent Provincial and Federal budgets – and to share insight on the primary reason Winnipeg is ‘behind the times’ on building new recreation facilities, firehalls, a modernized sewer treatment facility, and...

Update – Calls for Fire Paramedic Service into Waverley West Ward

Update – Calls for Fire Paramedic Service into Waverley West Ward

   Photo Credit: James Turner See an update on what type of calls the Winnipeg Fire Paramedics Station 22 (1567 Waverley St.) and Station 23 (880 Dalhousie on Pembina) have been responding to over the past 5 years. These two stations predominately serve south and...

1365 Lee Boulevard

1365 Lee Boulevard

Assiniboine Community Committee approved a new 167 unit apartment block at 1365 Lee Blvd.  This development includes a mix of one, two, and three-bedroom units. The building is six (6) storeys. The building steps down to four (4) storeys on the northwest side and two...

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, ...

Waverley West Fire Paramedic Station # 15

Waverley West Fire Paramedic Station # 15

Design is underway for the new permanent fire paramedic station in Waverley West!  The design of the station will be similar to the West Transcona Fire Paramedic Station # 21 as depicted in the above image.  The site for the new fire paramedic station will be...

Portable Fire Paramedic Hall – Opening Fall 2024

Portable Fire Paramedic Hall – Opening Fall 2024

See an artists drawing of what the new portable fire paramedic hall will look like and the site location at 130 Eaglewood Drive.  This location is TEMPORARY until the permanent fire hall is constructed. Work will begin mid summer on the portable fire paramedic hall...

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...