News • August 2015


Feeder main work may temporarily cause discoloured water for some residents in western parts of the city

August 31, 2015

Beginning tomorrow, work will start to inspect a section of a feeder main that crosses the river. To begin this work, the feeder main must be shut off. As a result, tap water may b…

Categories: City Hall

Silo Update

August 23, 2015

I contacted Fort Distributors for another update on levelling and safety precautions related to the leaning Silos at the transloading site at Taylor and Lindsay. Fort Distributors…

Neighbourhoods: North River Heights, Wellington Crescent

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure

24 hour public notice: Adult nuisance mosquito fogging program to begin

August 12, 2015

To date, the Insect Control Branch (ICB) has used a combination of larviciding and residual treatments to control mosquito populations. These measures alone are no longer sufficien…

Categories: Bugs, City Hall

City of Winnipeg invites citizens to come in and cool off during heat wave

August 11, 2015

The City of Winnipeg invites citizens to come in and cool off in civic facilities during regular operating hours today and this week as high temperatures are forecasted.City facili…

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Upgrades to Pan Am Pool parking lot to commence August 17

August 10, 2015

  Work will begin Monday, August 17 on upgrades to the Pan Am Pool parking lot. As part of these improvements, 104 new parking stalls will be added to the lot, and a number o…

Neighbourhoods: Grant Park

Clarence Ave Street Street Renewal

August 07, 2015

Clarence Ave has been approved for construction this summer as part of the 2015 Local Street Renewal Program of the Province of Manitoba/City Of Winnipeg, Public Works Department. …

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Pembina Strip

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads

Maintenance Work to be done on Silo

August 07, 2015

I have had some residents call to ask about the Silo’s at Fort Distributing leaning to the side. I would like to provide an update on this. Fort Distributors has informed me…

Neighbourhoods: J.B. Mitchell, Sir John Franklin, South River Heights

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads

Notice of Upcoming Water Main Work - St. James Street and Wellington Crescent

August 07, 2015

Starting this week, we will begin a three-month project between St. James Street and Wellington Crescent to clean and inspect the water main that crosses under the Assiniboine Rive…

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Why not Extend Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway?

August 04, 2015

The extension of Sterling Lyon Parkway to Pembina Highway is not a viable option for numerous reasons as listed below. 1)     The addition of a Sterling Lyon Parkway ext…

Neighbourhoods: Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Sir John Franklin

Categories: City Hall, Development, Infrastructure, Roads, Traffic

Ramp entering southbound Route 90 from westbound Portage Avenue closed August 5 to August 11‏

August 04, 2015

The southbound Route 90 (Century Street) ramp that runs from westbound Portage Avenue will be closed to all vehicular traffic from Wednesday, August 5 at 6:00 p.m. until Tuesday, A…

Categories: City Hall, Infrastructure, Roads