Ambulance calls have increased dramatically in the past five years in Winnipeg

January 27 2020 3:47pm Winnipeg City Councillor Kevin Klein talks about an increase in ambulance calls over the last five years. ' }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+""; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != "object" ) { var resp =...

Winnipeg fire crews quickly douse St. Vital high-rise blaze

Fire crews doused a blaze in a St. Vital high-rise Friday evening.The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service went to the 14-storey apartment on Chesterfield Avenue between St. Marys Road and Dakota Street at about 9:50 p.m. Friday. Firefighters found smoke coming...

Winnipeg mayor asks for more collaboration at annual State of the City address

Winnipeg’s mayor has promised a balanced preliminary four-year budget by March 6, but wouldn’t say whether city service cuts proposed throughout the pre-budget process and feared by community groups will come to fruition.Mayor Brian Bowman made the promise during his...

City of Winnipeg plows through snow clearing, residential parking ban lifted

The city has lifted the residential parking ban put in place following last weekend’s snowstorm.The ban kicked in Tuesday when city crews started going street-to-street clearing snow. READ MORE: Winnipeg’s residential parking ban kicks in Tuesday The blast of winter...

Winnipeg Transit bans 29 passengers in 2019

Winnipeg’s public transit authority banned 29 people from riding buses and entering any of its bus shacks and stations in 2019 for either repeatedly skipping out on fares, acts of vandalism or violence, according to its manager of operations. Bans...

Winnipeg looking at making more city services available in French

Winnipeggers may soon be able to access city services in French, regardless of where in the city they call home.This week, members of council’s executive policy committee (EPC) voted to receive a report that recommends French language services be provided...

Demolition of Winnipeg’s Public Safety Building, adjacent car park underway

The demolition of the Public Safety Building at the corner of William Avenue and Princess Street in downtown Winnipeg is officially underway.The former police headquarters, as well as the adjacent Civic Centre Car Park, will be replaced with new facilities...

St. Boniface streets see reduced speed limits

January 20 2020 6:33pm The City of Winnipeg has reduced the speed limit on a pair of busy St. Boniface streets, Global’s Marney Blunt reports. ' }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+""; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != "object" )...

St. Boniface streets see reduced speed limits starting Monday

The City of Winnipeg has reduced the speed limit on a pair of busy St. Boniface streets.Both Marion and Goulet streets — from St. Mary’s to Youville — saw their speed limits reduced from 60 to 50 kilometres per hour...

Snow route parking ban extended after heavy snow hammers Winnipeg

Posted January 18, 2020 2:37 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The heavy snow that has hammered Winnipeg since Friday afternoon has led to an extended city parking ban. The city...
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