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Mayor Bowman Announces EPC, Adds Newcomer Councillor Sherri Rollins

Mayor Bowman Announces EPC, Adds Newcomer Councillor Sherri Rollins

By Sarah Klein

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City Hall, 510 Main Street (FILE)

WINNIPEG — Re-elected Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman has chosen his inner circle to begin his second term.

Bowman on Monday unveiled the six members of his Executive Policy Committee, known for backing the mayor’s agenda at City Hall.

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Brian Bowman Wins Second Term as Winnipeg Mayor

Brian Bowman Wins Second Term as Winnipeg Mayor

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Brian Bowman celebrates with his family on stage at The Met on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 after winning a second term as Winnipeg’s mayor. (DAN HARPER PHOTO)

WINNIPEG — Brian Bowman will remain Winnipeg’s mayor, receiving wide support from the electorate in Wednesday’s municipal election.

Bowman, Winnipeg’s 43rd mayor, was first elected in 2014 and defeated fellow frontrunner Jenny Motkaluk. Bowman had 53.30 percent of the vote over Motkaluk’s 35.72 percent.

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Brian Bowman Would Create Youth Council if Re-Elected

Brian Bowman Would Create Youth Council if Re-Elected

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Mayor Brian Bowman speaks to media in Winnipeg, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG — Brian Bowman says he would establish a youth advisory council if re-elected Winnipeg’s mayor.

The council would consist of up to 15 members allowing for one youth council member to be selected from each of the city’s existing 15 electoral wards.

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Bowman Proposes Creation of Human Rights Committee

Bowman Proposes Creation of Human Rights Committee

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Mayor Brian Bowman speaks during a recent campaign announcement in Winnipeg. (@MAYOR_BOWMAN / TWITTER)

WINNIPEG — Incumbent mayoral candidate Brian Bowman wants Winnipeg to be a city recognized as a leader for human rights.

During a campaign policy announcement Friday on the roof of the parkade The Forks, Bowman pledged to create a Human Rights Committee of Council to increasingly focus and prioritize the city’s work on human rights.

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Bowman Pledges More Cash for Winnipeg Community Centres

Bowman Pledges More Cash for Winnipeg Community Centres

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Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman attends the Big Cities summit hosted by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities in Toronto on Thursday, February 5, 2015. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)

WINNIPEG — City community centres could see an injection of cash of incumbent Mayor Brian Bowman is re-elected next month.

During a policy announcement Monday at Waverley Heights Community Centre, Bowman pledged to increase the budget for the city’s community centre renovation grant program from $965,000 a year to $2 million annually for five years.

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