Coronavirus: Winnipeg mayor, council looking at tax deferrals, potential for state of emergency

The City of Winnipeg is looking into the possibility of deferring property and business taxes during the novel coronavirus pandemic, but Mayor Brian Bowman says it might take a while to reach a decision.Bowman told 680 CJOB that the city’s...

Bowman eyes implementation of more 24/7 road construction plans

The City of Winnipeg is looking to implement several ideas made by a working group studying improvements in road construction, Mayor Brian Bowman said Tuesday, including more 24/7 road construction.The road construction working group submitted its final report at the...

Winnipeg Transit director should be able to put extra buses on the street when needed: report

The power to quickly put extra buses on the road to meet the demand of large public events may be in Winnipeg’s future.The Winnipeg Public Service has recommended that the Director of Transit should have the authority to make additional...