*November 22 Update Thank you to all applicants for your interest in Winnipeg Trails! We have now completed our hiring process. Successful applicants will have heard back about the position. ___ Work with Winnipeg Trails this Fall/Winter! We are looking for up to 6 people who want to work from the best “office” in Winnipeg—our growing network of trails and protected bike lanes! Are you interested in a modern
International Trails Day Saturday June 10 #ITD2017 Every year we celebrate International Trails Day as a way of recognizing the contributions of trails to a community and to a city. This year our party is on the move! We want to see as much of Winnipeg’s Trails as we can and we want you there with us! 9:00am – Meet up at The Forks Market Plaza for coffee and doughnuts
The Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) and Riverview Health Centre Foundation cordially invite you to join them for the launch of Manitoba’s first chapter of Cycling Without Age (CWA). Tuesday, May 2nd at 10:30 a.m. at Riverview Health Centre One Morley Avenue First established in Denmark, the CWA program allows individuals with mobility challenges and individuals who are blind or partially sighted to enjoy life on a bike
Please join our pedalling partners over at Bike Winnipeg for their Annual General Meeting (AGM) Saturday, April 22nd and learn about their accomplishments over the past year and plans to make cycling in Winnipeg a safer, more enjoyable, accessible and convenient experience in 2017. The 2017 Annual General Meeting will be followed by a presentation and panel discussion on the Arlington Bridge project and a proposal for protected bike lanes on
Work with Winnipeg Trails this Summer. We are looking for 3 people who want to work from the best “office” in Winnipeg . . our growing network of trails and protected bike lanes! Are you interested in a modern city? Do you like learning more about how cities plan for cycling and walking and accessibility and doing something about it? Do you have a passion for the future of Winnipeg
Northeast Pioneers Greenway Annual Spring Clean Up Saturday, April 29 9:45am – 12:30pm (no later than 1:00pm) Meet in the Entegra Credit Union parking lot (North side) 1105 Gateway Rd. Refreshments and Garbage Bags provided. Please register with Marie Virtue at: marieofaloettegmail.com or phone 204-663- 9768
Winnipeg Trails received an intriguing inquiry from Marie Claude de Souza, a poet/planner/artist/story-teller from Quebec. Ms. de Souza is seeking individuals willing to talk about railroads and the role they play in communities across Canada. She is working on a piece connected to Canada’s 150th. From our trail-building work in Winnipeg, we know railways can represent both opportunities and barriers, connections and disruptions. Railroads occupy mental and physical space and can shape and even define
Our friends to the “slightly west” are having their Annual General Meeting on Monday, April 24th at 7:00 PM. Join them! Always interesting. Guest Speaker: Marilyn Latta DATE: Monday, April 24, 2017 TIME: 7:00 PM PLACE: Headingley Recreation Centre 5353 Portage Ave. Refreshments will be served. ALL ARE WELCOME!
Do you travel in the Polo Park area? Do you anticipate using this area for cycling, walking or commuting? We want to talk to you! The City of Winnipeg has launched the Empress Street and Overpass Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Study. The study will plan for complete roadway and overpass improvements, while also taking an opportunity to create new, and improve existing cycling and pedestrian facilities in the study area. You
Message from the host: The Transcona Trails 2017 AGM will be on Wednesday April 5th at 7:00 p.m. in ACCESS Transcona at 845 Regent Avenue West. The trail system in Transcona continues to improve. Thank you to our community for your support that helped this happen. The city has plans to build trail connections between Transconaand the rest of the city. These new trail segments will be discussed at the AGM.