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Planning, Property & Development

Neighbourhood Programs

Building Communities Initiative II

Approved Phase One Projects (2010-2013)

A total of thirty-eight (38) community projects have been approved for implementation under the first phase of the Building Communities Initiative, including:

Project Project Information Approved Funding Amount
Daniel McIntyre Ward

Ogemah Makwa Okitaygaan (Chief Grizzly Bear's Garden)

pdf document Site Plan

New site features include:

  • New lighting
  • Gathering place for ceremonies
  • Seating berm
  • Benches
  • Play space
  • Native planting beds
$250,000

Jacob Penner Park

pdf document Site Plan

New park enhancements include:

  • Skate Pad
  • Benches
  • Picnic table
  • Games tables
  • Bike bollards
  • Basketball court
  • Asphalt pathways
$225,000

Fort Rouge- East Fort Garry Ward

Mayfair Recreation Centre

 

New recreation centre will include:

  • Gym
  • Multi-purpose room with kitchen
  • Harvest storage area
  • Skate change facilities
$200,000

Ft. Rouge Park Site Improvements

pdf document Site Plan

Improvements include:

  • New asphalt pathways
  • Benches
  • Picnic Table
  • Lighting
$100,000

Corydon BIZ Streetscaping Enhancements

pdf document Site Plan

Streetscaping enhancements on Corydon Avenue between Pembina Highway and Stafford Street include:

  • New festoon lighting
  • Bike racks
  • Plantings
  • Aluminum Banners
$300,000
River Heights - Fort Garry Ward

Sir John Franklin Community Centre Playground & Tennis Court

pdf document Site Plan

Park improvements include:

  • New play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
  • Benches
  • Picnic table
  • Tennis Court resurfacing
$200,000

Joe Malone Park Improvements

pdf document Site Plan

Park improvements include:

  • Addition of 119 new trees and extensive landscaping along the former rail bed
  • New gravel parking lot
  • Resurfacing of 3 tennis courts
  • Addition of new portable soccer goals
  • A new gravel pathway system
  • Play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
  • Sand box
  • Picnic table and benches
$400,000
Mynarski Ward

Tanner Tot Lot Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

Tot Lot redevelopment includes:

  • New play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
  • Sandbox
  • Swings
  • Benches
$750,000

Weinburg Tot Lot Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

Tot Lot redevelopment includes:

  • New play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
  • Sandbox
  • Swings
  • Benches
$100,000

Newton Tot Lot Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

Tot Lot redevelopment includes:

  • A new sidewalk
  • Sandbox
  • Play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
  • Benches
$750,000

Vince Leah Community Centre Athletic Field Improvements

pdf document Site Plan

The baseball field has been updated with new:

  • In-field surfacing
  • Backstop
  • Fencing
  • Dugout benches
  • Irrigation and drainage system
  • Re-grading and turf
$350,000
Old Kildonan Ward

Garden City Collegiate Tennis Court Renewal

pdf document Site Plan

Site improvements include:

  • Resurfacing of four tennis courts and one basketball court
  • Installation of new net posts and fencing
$150,000

Maples Community Centre Basketball Courts

pdf document Site Plan

Site improvements include:

  • New tennis and basketball courts with sport surfacing
  • New fencing
  • Bike racks, benches and landscaping
$250,000

Elwick Park Basketball Court and Site Improvements

pdf document Site Plan

Project included installation of:

  • New site drainage improvements
  • Hard surface play areas
  • Rink surfacing
  • Basketball nets
  • Asphalt around the Community Centre.
$200,000
Point Douglas Ward

Shaughnessy Park

pdf document Site Plan

Park upgrades include:

  • New splash pad with 7 spray features
  • New playground with swings, a sand box and a junior play structure
$400,000
St. James- Brooklands Ward

Sturgeon Creek Community Centre Spray Pad

pdf document Site Plan

pdf document Play Equipment

A new spray pad was built with 18 in-ground features, 10 above-ground features and site furnishings. $400,000

Pacific Dee Park (Eldon Ross) Splash Pad

pdf document Site Plan

The following elements were added to the existing wading pool:

  • Spray features
  • Paving improvements
  • Seating area
  • Fencing
  • Trees and landscaping
$200,000

Weston Community Centre

pdf document Site Plan

Site improvements included:

  • Hockey Pen
  • Parking lot expansion with accessible parking
  • Trees, shrubs and site works
$200,000
Charleswood-Tuxedo Ward

Peri Green Playground Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

pdf document Play Structure

Project Amenities include:

  • New play equipment, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards.
  • A new swing set with two belt seats and two baby seats.
  • A new sandbox and adjacent seating area.
  • New site furnishings including benches, picnic table and waste receptacle.
  • A new crushed limestone pathway providing access to the structure from Shepton Bay.
$100,000

Westdale Community Centre Splash Pad

pdf document Site Plan

Splash Pad includes:

  • 8 in-ground and 6 above-ground features
  • New fencing and site furnishings
  • New Trees and landscaping
$500,000
St. Charles Ward

Muriel Sage Park Playground

New playground, including playstructure, swings and sandbox was installed. $100,000

St. James-Assinniboia Centennial Pool Splash Pad

pdf document Site Plan

Splash Pad includes:

  • 18 Spray features
  • Picnic tables
  • Benches
  • Landscaping
$500,000
St. Norbert Ward

St. Avila School Water Conservation Project

pdf document Site Plan

Improvements funded include:

  • New water management siteworks
  • Native landscaping
  • Playground
  • Pathways
$50,000

Dorge Park Lighting

pdf document Site Plan

New lighting was added throughout the park. $25,000

Dalhousie Forest Playground and Site

pdf document Site Plan

pdf document Play Equipment

Site improvements includes new:

  • Junior play equipment
  • Sandbox
  • Picnic table
  • Benches
  • Trees
  • Pathway renewal
  • Drainage improvements
$150,000

St. Norbert Community Centre Splash Pad Expansion

pdf document Site Plan

Expansion includes:

  • Nine new water play features
  • Retaining wall
  • Benches
  • Picnic tables
  • Fencing
$225,000

Pembina Highway Image Route Enhancement

New signage and planters were added to Pembina Highway to enhance the streetscape. $150,000
St. Vital Ward

Ducharme Park Playground Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

Playground improvements include:

  • Installation of new junior and senior play equipment
  • Climbing boulder
  • Pathways
  • Swings
  • Sand box
  • Fencing
$200,000

Norberry-Glenlee Community Centre Site Redevelopment

pdf document Site Plan

Improvements include the addition of:

  • One bantam and one peewee baseball diamond
  • T-ball diamond
  • 2 mini or one full-sized soccer field
  • Drainage improvements
  • New tree plantings
$400,000
St. Boniface Ward
Winakwa Community Centre Building Renovations A gymnasium was added to the Community Centre. $200,000
Winakwa Community Centre Site Improvements and Building Renovations

Improvements include:

  • New junior and senior play structures
  • Swings
  • Fencing
  • Benches
  • Trees
  • Pathway
  • Drainage improvements
$200,000
Southdale Community Center Facility Expansion   $100,000

Frontenac Park Playgrounds and Site Furnishings

pdf document Site Plan

pdf document Play Equipment

Playground improvements include:

  • New junior play equipment
  • Swings
  • Trees
  • Site furnishings
$100,000
Transcona Ward

Transcona BIZ Streetscaping

pdf document Archway Plan

pdf document Streetscape Layout Plan

Streetscape improvements added to enhance Regent Avenue West include:

  • New archway
  • Lights
  • Banners
  • Flag poles
  • Street sign toppers
$600,000
Elmwood- East Kildonan Ward

Clara Hughes Recreation Park

pdf document Site Renderings

Improvements and additions to the site include:
  • New entry plaza
  • Skate park
  • Hockey skills area /basketball court
  • Playground, meeting City of Winnipeg Accessibility Standards
$600,000
North Kildonan Ward

North Kildonan Community Centre Building and Site Upgrades

pdf document Site Plan

Building renovations include:

  • New flooring
  • Fresh paint
  • Removing walls to create a more open concept for the space
$200,000

River East Arena Site Splash Pad

pdf document Site Plan

New Splash pad improvements include:

  • Five in-ground and sixteen above-ground features
  • New seating and picnic area
  • Ornamental fencing
$400,000

Last update: November 4, 2015