Municipal Office Closures

Please be advised that the City of Selkirk Municipal Buildings will be closed on Good Friday, April 19, 2019 and Easter Monday, April 22, 2019; and FURTHER THAT the Regular Meeting of Council scheduled for Monday, April 22, 2019 is rescheduled to Tuesday, April 23, 2019. There will be no garbage collection on Good Friday,…

Spring Melt Update 4/12/2019

The City is continuing to monitor the water levels locally while also participating in daily teleconferences with Manitoba Emergency Measures. Water levels are expected to continue rising over the weekend but are anticipated to remain well within what we are currently prepared for. The flood risk for Selkirk remains low. We will be keeping a…

Spring Melt Update 4/11/2019

The city is continuing to follow the mitigation strategy to manage water levels. At this time the risk of a flood is still low and has not yet approached the already built dykes. Last night, the Selkirk bridge closed due to water levels reaching the highway on the East side in St. Clements. The bridge…

Flood update 04/10/2019

The City of Selkirk continues to procedurally prepare for anticipated high water levels. To date, the dykes at Selkirk Park, specifically the boat launch and canoe club have been completed with temporary infill joining our permanent dykes. Equipment such as high volume pumps,  have been pre-positioned so it may be utilized in short order should…