2010 November News Releases
More snow in Winnipeg means a continuation of snow clearing activities
Winnipeg, November 30, 2010 - The City of Winnipeg's Public Works Department is advising citizens that snow clearing operations will be continuing throughout the city as a result of the recent snow and blowing snow.
City of Winnipeg Transit presents the 2010 Santa Bus
Winnipeg, November 30, 2010 - Starting Wednesday, December 1, 2010 and continuing until Friday, December 24, 2010, Winnipeg Transit's Santa Bus will be on the road collecting cash donations for the Christmas Cheer Board.
Annual Snow Route Overnight Parking Ban commences Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Winnipeg, November 29, 2010 - The City's annual Snow Route Overnight Parking Ban will take effect at 2:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 1, 2010.
Residential Overnight Parking Ban lifted
Winnipeg, November 28, 2010 - Winnipeg residents are advised that the Residential Overnight Parking Ban has been lifted as of 6:01 a.m. today.
City of Winnipeg to hold public consultations on the 2011 Capital Budget
Winnipeg, November 26, 2010 - Winnipeggers will have an opportunity to provide their input into the 2011 Capital Budget at round-table discussions on December 6 and 9.
City of Winnipeg hosts first Career Symposium Tuesday, November 30
Winnipeg, November 26, 2010 - Have you ever wondered what it would be like to a firefighter? Help design the City's bridges and roads? Operate a Winnipeg Transit bus?
Mayor Support Families Through Toy Mountain Campaign
Winnipeg, November 25, 2010 - Tonight, Mayor Sam Katz, joined by the citizen tree-donor family, hosted the lighting of the City Hall Christmas Tree. During the ceremony, Mayor Katz donated $3000 from the Mayor's Office along with dozens of new toys to the Salvation Army/Winnipeg Fire Department Retirees"Toy Mountain" campaign in lieu of mailing out Christmas cards, for the fourth consecutive year.
The Nutcracker Storytelling
Winnipeg, November 25, 2010 - This Saturday, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) is ushering in the holiday season with a special storytelling of the enchanting children's classic The Nutcracker at the Millennium Library.
Residential Overnight Parking Ban will be in effect starting Friday night at midnight
Winnipeg, November 25, 2010 - A schedule of night shift plowing activities on residential streets will be available on winnipeg.ca after 2:00 p.m. daily, beginning this Friday
Santa to "Sit and Stay" for holiday photos at Animal Services
Winnipeg, November 24, 2010 - Santa Claus has announced that he will interrupt his busy holiday season to make a special appearance at the City of Winnipeg’s Animal Services Agency on Saturday, November 27, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Winnipeg Residents are Conserving Water
Winnipeg, November 19, 2010 - Winnipeggers are recognizing that water is a precious resource and are embracing good conservation practices.
UPDATE - Christmas tree installation at City Hall to go ahead this afternoon
Winnipeg, November 19, 2010 - Now that the winds have calmed, the Christmas tree installation in front of City Hall at 510 Main Street will take place at 1:00 p.m. TODAY.
City reminds residents about winter parking bans and state-of-the-art online mapping tools
Winnipeg, November 19, 2010 - The City of Winnipeg is reminding residents to familiarize themselves with the four types of winter parking bans and the City's online communication tools about snow removal.
Christmas tree installation at City Hall delayed
Winnipeg, November 19, 2010 - Please be advised that due to the winds this morning, the Christmas tree scheduled for installation in front of City Hall at 510 Main Street at 9:45 a.m. has been delayed.
The 2010 City Hall Christmas Tree set to Arrive this Week
Winnipeg, November 17, 2010 - The annual tradition of moving a citizen-donated Christmas tree to City Hall will take place this Thursday, November 18.
2012 General Assessment for property owners underway
Winnipeg, November 15, 2010 - The City of Winnipeg 2012 General Assessment for property owners is currently underway.
New Transit fares take effect January 1, 2011
Winnipeg, November 15, 2010 - Winnipeg Transit today announced its new fares for 2011, which take effect on January 1.
SpeakUpWinnipeg Expo Open House - The Conversation Continues
Public Engagement Expo - Saturday November 13, 2010
Winnipeg, November 10, 2010 - Winnipeg residents are invited to attend a SpeakUpWinnipeg Open House on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at the Winnipeg Convention Centre.
Winnipeg Public Library partners in Lest We Forget
Winnipeg, November 9, 2010 - Winnipeg Public Library has been chosen as one of the inaugural partner sites in the Lest We Forget program of Library and Archives Canada.
Still time to register for "Speak Up on Garbage Expo"
Winnipeg, November 9, 2010 - Winnipeg residents are invited to help shape the future of garbage and recycling services in our city by attending the first ever "Speak Up on Garbage Expo" on Saturday, November 13, 2010, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm, at the Winnipeg Convention Centre.
City of Winnipeg operating hours for Remembrance Day on Thursday, November 11, 2010
Winnipeg, November 8, 2010 - The public is advised that all City of Winnipeg offices are closed on Thursday, November 11, 2010.
Winnipeg Accepts National Award for Commitment to Revitalization
Winnipeg, November 3, 2010 - Building on our reputation as a City of Opportunity, Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz announced that the City has been awarded top honours today at the Canadian Brownfields Conference in Toronto.
Province–wide reading program lands a big one
Winnipeg, November 3, 2010 - Manitobans have selected Jake MacDonald's novel Juliana and the Medicine Fish as this year's featured book for On the Same Page, a province-wide reading initiative.
Katz Appoints New Leadership Team
Winnipeg, November 2, 2010 - Committed to taking action on building a safe and vibrant city, Mayor Sam Katz today announced his new leadership team which will comprise Executive Policy Committee (EPC).
Brookside Cemetery offers public tours of war graves
Winnipeg, November 2, 2010 - Winnipeg's Brookside Cemetery invites the public to visit and remember the more than 10,000 war Veterans interred in its Field of Honour during the week prior to Remembrance Day.
Last update: 30.11.2010
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