Winnipeg city councillors should no longer be able to claim alcohol as an eligible expense, Mayor Brian Bowman says.
Under the current Councillor Ward Allowance Fund Policy, alcohol is an eligible expense when purchased as part of receptions for constituents, business contacts, representatives of other levels of government, municipal associations, and international delegations or visitors.
You’ve likely seen the numerous photos on social media by now of the newly-renovated food hall at The Forks.
What you may not have seen or heard about yet is the remarkable beer and wine selection about to be made available to visitors.
Along with the $2.8 million renovation, The Forks has invested in a new craft beer and wine kiosk with a curated list of offerings by William Predhomme, a Canadian-based professional sommelier and beverage business development specialist.