News • October 2013


City's Fall Sweeping Program begins Sunday, October 20, 2013

October 18, 2013

Winnipeg, MB - The City of Winnipeg's fall cleanup of streets will begin Sunday evening, October 20, 2013, weather permitting, and will target areas of Winnipeg where the accumulat…

Categories: Roads, Waste Removal

Public asked for input into City's Pedestrian and Cycling Strategy

October 18, 2013

Survey now available online Winnipeg, MB - The City of Winnipeg is continuing the development of Pedestrian and Cycling Strategies to identify priorities for infrastructure and to…

Categories: Sustainability, Traffic

City assures residents that Winnipeg's tap water is safe

October 15, 2013

All test results confirm that tap water meets all health and safety water quality regulations and guidelines All the test results received today for a second round of resamples ta…

Categories: Infrastructure

Mayor Launches Second-annual Hockey Equipment Drive

October 14, 2013

Mayor Sam Katz and Councillor Thomas Steen (Elmwood - East Kildonan) today kicked off the City of Winnipeg’s second-annual campaign to collect gently-used hockey equipment at…

Categories: City Hall

2014 City of Winnipeg Boards & Commissions Process

October 14, 2013

The process for citizen appointments to the City of Winnipeg Boards and Commissions for 2014 is now underway.   On Monday, September 23rd, clickable banners (please see end …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: City Hall

Lindenwoods Community Centre Annual Children's Christmas Party Receives Funding Support from Councillor Orlikow.

October 10, 2013

On October 1, 2013, the City Centre Community Committee approved a grant in the amount of $400.00 to the Lindenwoods Community Centre to assist with the cost of the annual children…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Woods

Categories: Community Centres

Councillor Orlikow supports Brock Corydon School Community Gardens Project

October 10, 2013

On October 1, 2013, the City Centre Community Committee recommended approval of funding in the amount of $1,000.00 to assist with the cost of the Community Gardens project at …

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, South River Heights

Categories: Green Space

Brock Street Block Party connecting neighbourhoods one street at a time

October 10, 2013

On October 1, 2013, the City Centre Community Committee approved a per capita grant in the amount of $217.00 to the Brock Street Block Party to assist with the cost of the City of …

Categories: Sustainability