News • June 2010


Taylor and Harrow Intersection Repairs

June 27, 2010

I am advocating for a turning lane to be added to at the South East corner for cars turning left. The project requires the approval of Public Works as an intersection that require…

Categories: Roads, Traffic

Bike Lockers at the Taylor Park and Ride Location

June 27, 2010

2010 - The City of Winnipeg will install three bike lockers on a pilot basis and evaluate how well the specified locker design functions, and also see what the usage will be at t…

Categories: Alternative transportation, Transit

Man on bicycle assaults woman in River Heights

June 25, 2010

June 25, 2010, Winnipeg Free Press WINNIPEG -- A woman was assaulted in River Heights by a man on bicycle Wednesday night. Police say a 41-year-old woman was on foot at 11 p.m.…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Public Safety

Flower Power Contest

June 19, 2010

2010 marks the 13th year of the Winnipeg in Bloom Contest (aka Flower Power). The Home Depot is Title Sponsor, with City Press Ltd, Rainbow Stage, Starbucks Coffee, Winnipeg Free P…

Categories: Green Space

Read your Speed - New electronic driver feedback signs to encourage drivers to slow down

June 17, 2010

In an effort to give Winnipeg drivers a sense of how fast they are driving in areas such as school zones, the City of Winnipeg is installing seven electronic driver feedback signs …

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Mathers, South River Heights

Categories: Public Safety, Roads, Traffic

Soccer field upgrades to Grant Park fields

June 10, 2010

Work will involve complete redevelopment of the field and buffer areas including an enhanced growing medium that will result in a turf that can better withstand the wear and tear f…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park, South River Heights

Categories: Community Centres, Green Space

Rainstorm Q and A being loaded to the EmergWeb site

June 02, 2010

June 1, 2010 Heavy Rainfall and High River Levels Q & A’s   I want to get rid of furniture and other materials soiled due to water in my basement. What do I …

Categories: City Hall, Waste Removal