Enhanced bike routes to roll out beginning May 15
Beginning May 15, select streets throughout Winnipeg will be open to cyclists as part of the Enhanced Summer Bike Route Program. For a full list of streets, see: Active transportation.
Libraries to provide contactless holds pickup and return service
Beginning May 13, Winnipeg Public Library branches will begin offering contactless holds pickup and return service at all 20 branches. For information about the contactless pickup service, online programs and other available services, including an extensive online eLibrary of digital media and eBooks, and for hours of operation, see: Winnipeg Public Library.
Certain services suspended, facilities closed in consideration of public health orders
As part of our commitment to ensuring the health and safety of our residents and employees, and in consideration of changes announced to the Province of Manitoba’s public health orders on May 7, we have suspended all recreation and leisure programs and services, including Leisure Guide programming, and closed all City-owned and operated recreation facilities, gyms, indoor pools, and arenas until further notice. For more information, see: Affected programs & services.
Face masks required in City of Winnipeg facilities and vehicles, including Winnipeg Transit and Winnipeg Transit Plus
As part of our commitment to ensure the health and safety of our residents and employees, all individuals entering City facilities or using City vehicles, including Winnipeg Transit and Winnipeg Transit Plus, must wear a face mask as a means to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community. For more information, see: Ongoing response.
We are also asking passengers to only ride Transit for essential trips, such as grocery shopping or getting to work. More information about your role in safe Transit, see: Winnipeg Transit.
Potential exposures information
For information provided by Manitoba Health about locations where people might have been exposed to COVID-19 in a City facility or vehicle, including Winnipeg Transit, see: Potential exposures.