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2013 July News Releases

August long weekend operating hours for City of Winnipeg facilities and services
July 31, 2013 - All civic offices are closed on Monday, August 5, 2013...

Improvements at two City parks add picnic, greenspace, rest areas and ceremonial sites for inner city neighbourhoods
July 30, 2013 - Families and residents of two inner city neighbourhoods can enjoy more parks and community meeting spaces now that improvements have been completed at Chief Grizzly Bear’s Garden and Jacob Penner Park...

Plessis Road from Dugald Road to Kernaghan Avenue closed beginning July 28, 2013
July 24, 2013 - The public is advised that Plessis Road, from Dugald Road to Kernaghan Avenue, will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic on July 28, 2013...

Monarch Butterfly Festival
July 24, 2013 - Bring the whole family to Living Prairie Museum and celebrate the magnificent monarch butterfly during the 6th Annual Monarch Butterfly Festival...

Citizens reminded pruning elm trees is illegal until August 1
July 22, 2013 - As the City of Winnipeg is attempting to limit the spread of Dutch Elm Disease within its boundaries, the public is reminded that, in accordance with The Forest Health Protection Act, it is illegal to...

Mayor Invites Citizens to Welcome Jonathan Toews and Stanley Cup
July 15, 2013 - Mayor Sam Katz invites citizens of Winnipeg to come out and congratulate Jonathan Toews as he brings the Stanley Cup to our city...

Living Prairie Museum - 6th Annual Monarch Butterfly Festival
July 12, 2013 - Winnipeggers are reminded to save-the-date and plan to attend the 6th Annual Monarch Butterfly Festival at the Living Prairie Museum, 2795 Ness Avenue on Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m...

To facilitate necessary repairs at City-run golf courses, green fees will increase by $2
July 11, 2013 - To help fund much-needed upgrades while ensuring the City's golf courses remain accessible and affordable to all citizens, the City of Winnipeg is increasing all green fees by $2 per round at City-run golf courses including Crescent Drive, Harbour View, Kildonan Park and Windsor Park...

Arlington Overpass to close until August 31, 2013 for bridge repairs
July 10, 2013 - The public is advised the Arlington Overpass over the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning 6:00 a.m. on Monday, July 15...

Mayor Katz Attends Opening of SALNAM Resource Centre
July 9, 2013 - Mayor Sam Katz congratulated the Sierra Leone Nationals Association of Manitoba (SALNAM) at the grand opening of the organization’s new resource centre on Tuesday afternoon...

City of Winnipeg continues its commitment to invest in Active Transportation
July 9, 2013 - The City of Winnipeg continues its commitment to investing in Active Transportation (AT) facilities to further expand Winnipeg’s Active Transportation network...

Railway crossing closure on Meadowbrook Road between Pebble Beach Road
and Lakewood Boulevard

July 8, 2013 - The public is advised that Meadowbrook Road will be closed to all westbound and eastbound traffic on Meadowbrook Road beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17 due to a Canadian Pacific Railway crossing reconstruction project...

24 Hour Public Notice Adult Nuisance Mosquito Fogging Program To Begin
July 6, 2013 - The Public Works Department's Insect Control Branch has used a combination of larviciding and residual treatments...

Elm Bark Beetle Control Program begins
July 5, 2013 - On Monday, July 8, 2013, the City of Winnipeg's Public Works Department will begin the Elm Bark Beetle Control Program - weather permitting...

Reconstruction and rehabilitation work underway on additional local streets thanks to new dedicated property tax funding
July 4, 2013 - Reconstruction and rehabilitation is underway on more than a dozen additional local streets, thanks to an historic plan adopted in the 2013 Capital Budget to create a new reserve dedicated to fixing Winnipeg's streets...

New supportive housing will provide safe homes for immigrant and refugee women
July 4, 2013 - A new apartment building being built in the heart of Winnipeg and supported by the three levels of government will provide safe, supportive housing for immigrant and refugee women...

Winnipeg spray pads now open 11 hours per day
July 3, 2013 - To give Winnipeggers more opportunities to cool off during the current heat wave, City of Winnipeg spray pads are now open daily at 10:00 a.m...

Mayor Katz Addresses Legislative Standing Committee:
Seeks Long-term Solution for Municipalities

July 2, 2013 - Mayor Sam Katz called for the Province of Manitoba to work with Manitoba mayors, reeves and councillors to develop a comprehensive strategy to address the municipal infrastructure crisis...

Winnipeg Convention Centre name to change
July 2, 2013 - The Winnipeg Convention Centre will now be known as the RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, thanks to a naming rights partnership agreement between the Convention Centre and RBC Royal Bank...

Last update: 31.07.2013

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