Local Businesses

Welcome to the Local Businesses of Waverley West. This page provides updates on issues I am working on that are relevant to local businesses. We have many vibrant business areas in the Waverley West ward, Pembina Highway, Bridgwater Centre and the bustling area around Kenaston Blvd. As a former small business owner I look forward to helping businesses with any issues or opportunities!

Your Feedback – Protecting & Growing Winnipeg’s Urban Forest

Your Feedback – Protecting & Growing Winnipeg’s Urban Forest

Over the past few years, I’ve held multiple tree plantings. Residents have planted upwards of 1,200 trees on City and private property. I encourage you to read Winnipeg’s Urban Forest Strategy – not only does it provide an excellent overview of the current status of...

Pop Up Pooch Park in Waverley West Ward

Pop Up Pooch Park in Waverley West Ward

I’ve received many requests to install an off leash dog park in the Waverley West ward.  This is a challenge because all the land designated for public parks space is designated for humans and not specifically for an off leash dog park. Doggies are allowed but only if...

Non-repayable Funding for Small Businesses

Non-repayable Funding for Small Businesses

The City is providing an additional $3 million to the Economic Support Grant Program in order to assist businesses and not-for-profit organizations that are impacted by these recent restrictions. This funding is now available on a first come basis if all criteria is...

Addition to Credit Union Building – Kenaston and McGillivray

Addition to Credit Union Building – Kenaston and McGillivray

Another very interesting construction project will be starting up in the Waverley West ward on the corner of Kenaston and McGillivary. This is the site of current Steinbach Credit Union. On December 2nd the Assiniboia Community Committee approved site plans for the...

Languages Used on Signage/Advertising

Languages Used on Signage/Advertising

Our office has received numerous phone calls and E-Mails from residents asking about the use of languages other than English or French on ads/signage, as there has been a visible increase in private businesses'  signage containing Arabic, Asian and Hindi text....

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Upcoming Events

  1. Canada Day

    July 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. Canada Day Celebrations – Bridgwater Lakes Fountain and Park

    July 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Canada Day & Eid Bazaar – Jinnah Park

    July 1 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Canada Day – Kirkbridge Park

    July 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  5. July Foodtrip Festival

    July 9 - August 10

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