2008 March News Releases
Rehabilitation of the Fort Garry Twin Bridges begins Sunday, April 13, 2008
WINNIPEG - March 28, 2008 - Rehabilitation of the westbound structure of the Fort Garry Twin Bridges will begin on Sunday, April 13, 2008 and will take approximately five months to complete.…
North End Wellness Centre to help build a healthier community
WINNIPEG - March 27, 2008 - A new multi-service wellness centre being constructed on the site of the former North YMCA-YWCA will provide recreation, leisure and community services to residents of the city’s North End.
City of Winnipeg operating hours Friday, March 21, 2008 & Monday, March 24, 2008
WINNIPEG - March 19, 2008 - All civic offices are closed Friday, March 21, 2008 and Monday, March 24, 2008.
Unconfirmed reports of Cougar on grounds of Assiniboine Park
WINNIPEG - March 17, 2008 - Media and members of the public are advised that there were unconfirmed reports last evening of a cougar on the grounds of Assiniboine Park.
Sections of Cindy Klassen Rec Complex re-opening on March 16
WINNIPEG - March 14, 2008 - The City of Winnipeg would like to notify patrons that certain sections of the Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex (CKRC), located at 999 Sargent Avenue, will re-open to the public on Sunday, March 16, 2008 as construction to the complex continues.
Pothole patching underway in all areas of the city
WINNIPEG - March 14, 2008 - The Public Works Department is monitoring road conditions and this week began using three pothole patching machines (Roadpatchers) and three cold-mix hand asphalting crews to repair potholes that have started to appear on City streets. …
2008 Native Prairie Planting Workshops update
WINNIPEG - March 7, 2008 - Living Prairie Museum, located at 2795 Ness Avenue, has added another date, Saturday, March 29, 2008, for the Native Prairie Planting Workshops. The workshops include a slide presentation, discussion and wildflower seed-planting lab.
Safety and firefighting capability enhanced
WINNIPEG - March 7, 2008 - Fire and Paramedic Chief Jim Brennan today congratulated 12 veteran firefighters and two Academy Officers as they completed Safety Officer training, welcomed 11 fire recruits to the ranks of the Winnipeg Fire Department (WFD), and took the opportunity to showcase state-of-the-art breathing apparatus and equipment for firefighters.
New water treatment program in operation
WINNIPEG - March 7, 2008 - The first of the new water treatment processes, ultraviolet light disinfection, is operating and protecting Winnipeg residents against waterborne parasites.…
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