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Kenaston to Close Between Sterling Lyon and McGillivray This Weekend

Kenaston to Close Between Sterling Lyon and McGillivray This Weekend

Kenaston Boulevard Railway Crossing
The railway crossing on Kenaston Boulevard just north Lindenwood Drive will be repaired. (GOOGLE STREET VIEW)

The railway crossing that forces drivers in south Winnipeg to hit their brakes and swerve is scheduled for repair.

The city will close Kenaston Boulevard between Sterling Lyon Parkway and McGillivray Boulevard on Friday, October 20 at 6 p.m. to accommodate the work.

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New Pedestrian Bridge Open in King’s Park

New Pedestrian Bridge Open in King’s Park

King's Park Bridge
The new pedestrian bridge in King’s Park, located on the north side of the pond. (CHRISD.CA)

A new pedestrian bridge in King’s Park is now open in south Winnipeg.

The bridge is one of two new replacements for aging infrastructure in the park. The bridge on the north side of the park’s pond opened on Saturday, while the second bridge on the south side will be installed in early November.

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Three Winnipeg Cemeteries Altering Visitation Hours

Three Winnipeg Cemeteries Altering Visitation Hours

Brookside Cemetery
A Canadian flag rests on a headstone at Brookside Cemetery on November 11, 2010. (MARC EVANS / CHRISD.CA  FILE)

The City of Winnipeg’s cemeteries are changing their hours for the season beginning October 16 for the fall and winter months.

Three cemeteries will be impacted by the change in visitation hours.

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What’s Open and Closed Thanksgiving Weekend in Winnipeg

What’s Open and Closed Thanksgiving Weekend in Winnipeg

Thanksgiving Turkey

Thanksgiving is Monday, October 9. Here’s what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule in Winnipeg.

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
St. Vital Centre — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cadillac Fairview — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Outlet Collection — 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Grant Park — 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Manitoba Liquor Marts
On Monday, October 9, all Liquor Marts in Winnipeg and Brandon will open at 10 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. with the exception of cityplace, which will be closed. For individual store hours throughout the long weekend, visit LiquorMarts.ca/hours.

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Winnipeg Seeks Ideal Christmas Tree for City Hall

Winnipeg Seeks Ideal Christmas Tree for City Hall

Winnipeg Christmas Tree
Mayor Brian Bowman in front of a previous year’s donated Christmas tree at City Hall. (WINNIPEG.CA)

WINNIPEG — It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but if you have a large spruce tree in your front yard, it’s time to think about Christmas.

The City of Winnipeg is looking for an annual donation of a large spruce tree to sit in front of City Hall.

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