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News releases

April 3, 2020 - Council Approves Unprecedented Relief Plan on Property and Business Taxpayers to Ease Financial Burden of Covid-19 on Property and Business Taxpayers

At a Special Meeting of Council today, efforts to ease the financial burden of COVID-19 on Winnipeg homeowners and businesses were approved by Council.

March 31, 2020 - City opening bicycle/active transportation routes effective April 6 - May 3

The City of Winnipeg remains committed to maintaining essential services while balancing the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and residents.

March 28, 2020 - 2020 School Trustee By-Election officially cancelled

In accordance with section 119(3) of the Municipal Councils and School Boards Elections Act, the Senior Election Official has declared the results of the School Trustee By-Election for Winnipeg School Division Wards 3 and 4 to be invalid.

March 27, 2020 - City of Winnipeg COVID-19 Update #4

The City of Winnipeg remains committed to maintaining essential services while balancing the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and residents.

March 27, 2020 - Statement from Mayor Brian Bowman in Response to the First Local Loss of Life Related to Covid-19

Statement from Mayor Bowman in response to the first local loss of life related to COVID-19.

March 24, 2020 - Mayor Bowman Announces COVID-19 Business Task Force

Today, Mayor Brian Bowman announced the establishment of the Mayor’s COVID-19 Business Task Force to consider the COVID-19 related impacts being felt by our business community.

March 20, 2020 - City continues to reduce non-essential services

The City of Winnipeg remains committed to maintaining essential services while balancing the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and residents.

March 18, 2020 - City suspends non-essential in home appointments and further reduces non-essential services

The City of Winnipeg remains committed to maintaining essential services, while balancing the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and residents.

March 17, 2020 - Extra precautions put into place to accommodate public delegations presenting to Executive Policy Committee

In response to recent measures recommended by Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active living (Manitoba Health), the City of Winnipeg is taking extra precautions during tomorrow’s meeting of the Executive Policy Committee (EPC), specifically as it relates to public delegations appearing to speak on the City’s Preliminary 2020-2023 Operating and Capital budgets.

March 17, 2020 - 2020 School Trustee By-Election suspended until further notice

In consultation with the Winnipeg School Division, and in accordance with section 102(1) of the Municipal Councils and School Boards Elections Act, the Senior Election Official has declared voting for the School Trustee By-Election for Winnipeg School Division Wards 3 and 4, to be suspended at all voting locations.

March 14, 2020 - Proactive rescheduling of Council and Committee meetings in response to COVID-19

In response to COVID-19 and in an effort to better align with measures being taken by the Provincial Government, Council and Committee meetings over the coming weeks will be rescheduled, Mayor Brian Bowman announced today.

March 14, 2020 - City of Winnipeg’s response to COVID-19

The City of Winnipeg remains committed to maintaining essential services for our residents, while balancing the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and residents.

March 12, 2020 - Statement from Mayor Brian Bowman in Response to the First Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19 in Winnipeg

Statement from Mayor Bowman in response to the first presumptive positive case of COVID-19 in Winnipeg.