HELPFUL INFORMATION

USEFUL RESOURCES

We hope you find this information helpful!

Facebook Groups

Buy Nothing Royalwood/Sage Creek/Island Lakes, Winnipeg, MB

– Private Group for gifting and wishing for items (Bonavista included in group)

– Must include pickup area when gifting

ASK RIBS

– Private Group for Royalwood, Island Lakes, Bonavista, Sage Creek

  • Ask Questions, For Advice or Recommendations

Bonavista and Island Lakes Neighbourhood Watch

– Private Group to report crimes to our neighbors

Island Lakes Winnipeg Buy, Sell and Trade

– Private Group for Buying and Selling-must be willing to deliver if you do not live in Island Lakes; must include seller’s location

Groups

Red Hat Society

The Red Hat Society has a chapter in our area and a member lives in Island Lakes. Any women, over the age of 50, who is interested can contact Rosie at 204-253-1579.

Pink Hat Divas

The first chapter of the Pink Hat Divas is starting up in Winnipeg; called “Jazzy Jems”. Queen Judy Schau is excited to have ladies join her and her chapter. The new formed chapter is all about food, friendship, and fun. Email Judy at jazzyjems.pinkhatdivas@gmail.com

Seine River Seniors Inc.

Seine River Seniors Inc. provides programs, services and opportunities for the social interaction that enhances the quality of life for individuals aged 55 and older.

General

Government Representatives:

City Council Contact Listings

– City of Winnipeg – Mayor – Scott Gillingham

– City of Winnipeg – Councillor – Matt Allard

Government Information:

City of Winnipeg

  • Provides links to Services & Programs (Recycling/Garbage; Water/Wastewater; Bylaws/Enforcement; Animals; Emergency/Public Safety; Transportation/Roads; Permits/Licenses; Trees/Environment; Cemeteries; Accessibility)
  • Provides links to Recreation & Leisure (Parks; Recreation Programs; Pools; Leisure/Recreation/Community Centers; Arenas/Rinks; Golf Courses; Libraries)
  • People & Culture (Events in Winnipeg; Living in Winnipeg; Indigenous Winnipeggers; Arts/Culture; Winnipeg’s History; Tourism Winnipeg; Our City, Our Stories)
  • Building & Development (Building/Renovating; City Planning/Design; Economic Development; Bid Opportunities; Doing Business with the City)
  • City Governance (Mayor/Council; Wards/Elections; Boards/Commissions; Budget/Finance; Strategic Plans/Policies; City Projects; Taxes; Services at City Hall; Access to Information; Compliments/Complaints/Claims)

Citizen’s Information Service

  • Property Zoning
  • Zoning Bylaw Link
  • Street Priority
  • Ward/Councillor
  • Garbage/Recycling Collection Day
  • Insect Management Area

311 City Services

  • Crime Reporting
  • Potholes on City Streets
  • Snow Removal
  • Missed Recycling/Garbage/Yard Waste Collection
  • Water Meter Reading
  • Extra Garbage or Large Item Pickup
  • Parking Violation
  • Call 311 / Email 311@winnipeg.ca

Property Assessment Details

Winnipeg Transit

Winnipeg Police

  • Call 911 in case of an Emergency
  • 204-986-6222 for Non-emergency calls
  • 204-986-7705 for Non-emergency French calls

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service

  • Call 911 in case of an Emergency

Province of Manitoba