News • September 2011


Proposed Garbage and Recycling Master Plan unveiled

September 23, 2011

 Plan designed to minimize environmental impact, reduce illegal dumping and provide uniform services city-wide   Through a nine-month consultation process with input fr…

Categories: City Hall, Waste Removal

New sidewalk to be built on the south side of Academy connecting Stafford St. to Wellington Crs

September 23, 2011

The installation is expected to begin October 3, 2011. During construction, the street will be open to traffic with the curb lane barricaded at times. This side walk is impor…

Neighbourhoods: Crescentwood, North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Alternative transportation, Infrastructure

Central Corydon Community Centre Shoe Drive

September 22, 2011

Did you know that approximately 30,000 children in our province go without proper shoes or boots? The Central Corydon Community Centre is proud to partner with More than Shoes by …

Categories: Community Centres

Idea of new Garbage and Recycling Program for You.

September 20, 2011

The City of Winnipeg will be considering an automated waste and recycling program. Since last November, the City has asked for residents to share their thoughts on garbage, recycl…

Categories: Green Space, Taxes and Fees, Waste Removal

Your Neighbourhood, your street, your say ... Academy Road Vision

September 20, 2011

On October, 2011, after two years of consultation with area residents, a vision for Academy Road (a Plan Development Over-lay (P.D.O), was approved by City Council. The Acade…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Sir John Franklin, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Development, Infrastructure, Traffic

Councillor Orlikow supports residents in getting Academy Road fixed

September 14, 2011

On September 1, 2011, I met with about 15 residents regarding concerns related to increasing noise and vibrations because Academy Road, between Oak and Harrow, has failed.   …

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: Infrastructure

River Heights Library Reopening

September 13, 2011

River Heights Library, located at 1520 Corydon Avenue, will reopen Thursday, September 15 at 10:00 a.m. The library has been closed for three weeks for roof repairs, which were c…

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

Categories: City Hall

Lane closures on Kenaston Boulevard south of Sterling Lyon Parkway

September 13, 2011

To accommodate CN Railway crossing work that is being done as part of the IKEA project, the public is advised that, beginning Thursday, September 15 at approximately 6:00 a.m., Ken…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods

Categories: Infrastructure, Traffic