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River Ward Community Update Dear Friends and Neighbours of River Ward, Happy Canada Day!  My very best to you and your family as we celebrate our nation’s 155th birthday.If you plan to come downtown today, take free public transit.  Interprovincial bridge closures and street closures will make driving...

River Ward Community Update   Dear Friends and Neighbours of River Ward, Another challenging month is behind us.  As I write my update from the Hunt Club Riverside Park Community Centre on Sunday afternoon (May 29), just under 2,000 households remain without power in River Ward, on the...

River Ward Community Update   Dear Friends and Neighbours of River Ward, I am certainly looking forward to warmer weather this month and the bursting open of tulips across our City. The Canadian Tulip Festival is back this year, concentrated in Commissioners Park near Dows Lake. Take some time...

River Ward Community Update December is a colourful month, with celebrations of the Festival of Lights-Hanukkah (November 29 to December 6), Christmas (December 25) and Kwanzaa (December 26 to January 1).  Wishing you the best of times with your family and friends if you celebrate any...

River Ward Community Update   We Will Remember Them “The Remembrance Day Ceremony has played a major role in Remembrance since 1931. Every year, at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, we gather in memorial parks, community halls, workplaces, schools and homes to stand...

River Ward Community Update   Dear friends and neighbours of River Ward, I trust you have had a safe and enjoyable summer.  It was a hot one.  The cooler nights are welcome. September means back to school and some schools have already started with the majority of children, youth...