November 17, 2016
Released: 11:00 a.m.
Winnipeg, MB - Ferry Road between Silver Avenue and Ness Avenue will be completely closed to traffic from 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 19 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 20 for a water and sewer project.
For regular updates on City of Winnipeg lane closures and to view lane closures on an interactive map, please visit City of Winnipeg - Regional Lane Closures.
Motorists are advised to allow for additional travel time and to use alternate routes in this area to reach their destinations.
Released: 3:55 p.m.
Winnipeg, MB - The final report on the 2017 Budget Consultations, compiling the feedback and preferences of those participating in this year’s budget consultation process, is now available on the City of Winnipeg’s website.
This year’s consultation process focused on understanding Winnipeggers’ priorities and preferences as they relate to City of Winnipeg spending and revenue generation; understanding priorities related to services and programs, why they are valued and how they make a difference in the lives of Winnipeggers; and identifying key focus areas on where the City could be spending more time, energy and resources. This process also gathered input and feedback on how to build and enhance future budget consultation processes.
The consultation process engaged a total of 963 participants, and recorded 1,280 visits to the Let’s Talk website.
Opportunities for organizations and members of the public to provide feedback on the 2017 preliminary budgets will continue in November and early December after the budgets are tabled at Executive Policy Committee on November 22, 2016. Organizations and members of the public are welcome to register as a delegation and present at Standing Policy Committee meetings. For more information on these meetings, please consult the November 10, 2016 news release.
To register as a delegation for Budget participation, please contact 311.
The final report can be accessed here: 2017 Budget Consultations Final Report.