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Province Expanding Neepawa Area Collegiate, Adding Child-Care Centre

Province Expanding Neepawa Area Collegiate, Adding Child-Care Centre

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The province is expanding Neepawa Area Collegiate and building a separate child-care centre on the site.

The additions come as school enrolment in the area has increased by 33 percent over the last 10 years.

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Winnipeg Relaying Real-Time Traffic Delays Surrounding Waverley Underpass Project

Winnipeg Relaying Real-Time Traffic Delays Surrounding Waverley Underpass Project

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Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman speaks during a news conference regarding the Waverley Underpass on Friday, May 5, 2017. (KATE FENSKE / CN / TWITTER)

WINNIPEG — A new system has been put in place to notify drivers of potential delays during their commute around the Waverley Underpass construction project.

The City of Winnipeg says travel time information will be displayed in real-time on an electronic message board on northbound Waverley Street in advance of McGillivray, so motorists can consider alternate routes.

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Job Fair to Fill Roles at New Hilton Garden Inn Near Outlet Mall

Job Fair to Fill Roles at New Hilton Garden Inn Near Outlet Mall

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An artist’s rendering of the future Hilton Garden Inn Winnipeg South at the Seasons of Tuxedo site. (MCKIM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP)

WINNIPEG — A new hotel going up at the site of Outlet Collection Winnipeg is hiring a few good men and women.

Hilton Garden Inn Winnipeg South is a new four-star property at 555 Sterling Lyon Parkway adjacent to the busy outlet mall that opened up in the spring.

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Northeast Exchange District Upgrades Completed

Northeast Exchange District Upgrades Completed

By David Klassen

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Mayor Brian Bowman speaks in the Northeast Exchange District, Thursday, July 6, 2017. (@MAYOR_BOWMAN / TWITTER)

WINNIPEG — Improvements to the city’s Northeast Exchange District have been completed in time for the busy summer tourist season.

Mayor Brian Bowman on Thursday touted upgrades made to Elgin Avenue, Market Avenue, Pacific Avenue, Bertha Street, Rorie Street, Lily Street and John Hirsch Place.

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Renovations Nearly Complete at Winnipeg City Hall

Renovations Nearly Complete at Winnipeg City Hall

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Renovations are almost complete on the council building at Winnipeg’s City Hall. (JANICELUKES.CA)

WINNIPEG — Construction work is nearing completion on the council building at City Hall.

Councillors moved back into their space earlier this week and Mayor Brian Bowman will return to his office by the end of July.

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Former President Carter Returning to Winnipeg with Habitat for Humanity Build

Former President Carter Returning to Winnipeg with Habitat for Humanity Build

Habitat for HumanityFormer U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, will make a return to Winnipeg later this month to lend their hands in the latest Habitat for Humanity build.

The 34th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project is aiming to build 150 homes to mark Canada’s 150th anniversary. The Carters will be in the country July 9-14, focusing their work efforts in Winnipeg and Edmonton.

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