March 26, 2021
Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responds to fire on Forrest Avenue
Released: 9:37 a.m.
Winnipeg, MB – At 4:10 a.m., the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responded to reports of a fire in a home in the 200 block of Forrest Avenue.
When crews arrived, there was smoke coming from the home. Crews launched an offensive attack, declaring the fire under control at 4:38 a.m.
All occupants safely self-evacuated before crews arrived. One patient was transported to hospital in stable condition.
The City’s Emergency Social Services team was deployed to the scene to help displaced residents find temporary housing supports.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. No damage estimates are available.
City of Winnipeg golf courses tee up for the season
Kildonan Park Golf Course 100th anniversary celebrations planned
Released: 10:58 a.m.
Winnipeg, MB – City of Winnipeg golf courses are set to open on April 1 for the 2021 season. Residents can book tee times online starting today, or call the golf courses to book over the phone beginning Monday, March 29.
- Crescent Drive Golf Course – 9 holes
781 Crescent Dr.
- Book tee-times online at winnipeg.ca/golf, by calling the pro shop directly at 204-986-5911, or by calling 311
- Harbour View Golf Course and Recreation Complex – 9 holes
1867 Springfield Rd.
- Book tee-times online at tee-on.com or by calling the pro shop directly at
- Kildonan Park Golf Course – 18 holes
2021 Main St.
- Book tee-times online at winnipeg.ca/golf, by calling the pro shop directly at 204-986-5679, or by calling 311
- Windsor Park Golf Course – 18 holes
10 Des Meurons St.
- Book tee-times online at winnipeg.ca/golf, by calling the pro shop directly at 204-986-3006, or by calling 311
Municipal golf courses will follow provincial guidelines, including pre-screening golfers prior to the start of their round, closing ball-washing stations, removing rakes and divot fill boxes, and the requirement to not remove the pin from the hole.
Clubhouse capacity will be limited to 10 people and outdoor patio guidelines will follow applicable public health orders.
For more information on the City’s response to COVID-19, see: winnipeg.ca/COVID-19.
Kildonan Park Golf Course celebrating 100th anniversary
Established in 1921, Kildonan Park Golf Course is celebrating its 100th year of operation in 2021. To celebrate its centennial, we are planning a series of events and promotions, culminating in an anniversary event on July 28.
Golfers will also be able to take advantage of special pricing at the course. From July 28, 2021 and running until August 2, 2021, green fees at Kildonan Park Golf Course will be $19.21 to commemorate the anniversary.
In advance of the anniversary celebration, we are inviting residents to share their memories or stories with us to help commemorate 100 years of golf and good times at the course.
For more information on City of Winnipeg Golf Services, visit winnipeg.ca/golf or contact 311.