Last update: April 29, 2019 In recognition of Emergency Preparedness Week (May 5-11) The City of Winnipeg is hosting Ready Winnipeg – a free, interactive, educational event for Winnipeg families. It takes place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 12 – 4 p.m. at Sam Southern Arena (625 Osborne Street). It will feature information booths, interactive
City starts mosquito larviciding program Released: April 26, 2019, 1:30 p.m. Winnipeg, MB – The City of Winnipeg has started this year’s insect control season using an aggressive, environmentally friendly mosquito larviciding program. Larviciding is the most effective approach to control mosquitoes, as it targets mosquito larvae in the aquatic stage before they emerge as adults.
Please Slow Down signs have been requested by many residents across the ward. So-much-so that a new order of signs has been placed to meet the demand reminding drivers to slow down. I think this is systemic of a larger issue and has been part of my strategy to increase public safety. Just Slow Down
In 2017 there were 2,327 vehicles stolen in Winnipeg; this increased to 2,797 in 2018. Thefts from motor vehicles also increased from 6,482 in 2017 to 8,063 in 2018. Most property crimes are crimes of opportunity. The Winnipeg Police Service has launched an All Valuables Removed Program to help you protect your vehicle and belongings from theft and vandalism.
Winnipeg, MB – The City of Winnipeg’s annual unclaimed bicycle auction will be held this weekend at Terry Sawchuk Arena (901 Kimberly Ave.). Saturday, April 27: 7 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. – public viewing 9 a.m. – auction begins Sunday, April 28: 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – public viewing Noon – auction begins Approximately
Date: Sunday May 5th Time: 1:00pm Where : Start from John Bruce pedestrian bridge on John Bruce Rd. Description: The walk is from John Bruce Rd. through Bois-des-Esprits up tp Royalwood Bridge and back. A main point of interest will be the giant carved tree Woody and other small wood carvings along the way. Distance:
The Jazz bands of Fort Richmond Collegiate and Acadia Junior High School will be showcasing their talent at the 2019 Spring Fling on May 24th. Come support these schools and enjoy the entertainment of live music and swing dance lessons. There will be draws for silent auction prizes as well as food for sale. Tickets
This year’s curbside yard waste collection program will start the week of April 29 for homes in yard waste collection area “A,” and will begin the week of May 6 for homes in yard waste collection area “B.” Residents can also drop off yard waste for free at the Brady, Pacific, or Panet 4R Winnipeg
Spring cleaning at the City of Winnipeg is a massive undertaking. The entire street network, including back lanes and sidewalks, will be swept. Typically starting in mid-April depending on weather, the annual city-wide cleanup takes roughly 500 staff, which includes City employees and contract workers. This year’s spring cleanup operations begin on Monday, April 22. “Our crews