New York Articles

Selinger in New York to Promote Trade with Manitoba

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and local business leaders are in New York this week to promote Manitoba as an investment destination for future commerce growth. Selinger recently met with newly-appointed United States Ambassador Bruce Heyman, and emphasized the...

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New Flyer Awarded $138M Contract from NYC Transit

Winnipeg-based New Flyer Industries has landed a contract for 276 40-foot Xcelsior buses from the New York City Transit Authority. The contract, valued at $138 million, will see New Flyer produce the fleet by the fourth quarter of 2015. Production is set to begin...

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Winnipeg Design Firm Draws Eyes in New York

A Winnipeg urban design firm could soon be turning heads in New York with their unique work. Nadi Urban Design Studio has proposed to float 99 giant red balloons above a former Manhattan landfill site. The art installation would generate clean energy while reminding...

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New Flyer to Manufacture 90 New York City Buses

Winnipeg's New Flyer Industries has been awarded a contract to build 90 heavy-duty 60-foot Xcelsior clean diesel buses for the New York City Transit Authority and the MTA Bus Company. Production will begin immediately and be carried out of New Flyer's St. Cloud,...

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New Flyer Lands Contract for 74 NYC Buses

Winnipeg-based New Flyer Industries Inc. has been awarded the contract to build 74 CNG (compressed natural gas) buses for the New York City Transit Authority. Production on the heavy-duty 40-foot buses will begin in August and are expected to be delivered to the NYCT...

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Classic Guy Maddin Film Coming to Life On Stage

Classic Guy Maddin Film Coming to Life On Stage

Acclaimed Winnipeg filmmaker Guy Maddin's 1988 classic "Tales from the Gimli Hospital" is getting some renewed attention in the form of a live performance in New York City this weekend. "Tales from the Gimli Hospital: Reframed" will feature an in-person performance...

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