City of Selkirk Proclamation – Day of Mourning

WHEREAS    every year, more than 1,000 Canadian workers are killed on the job; and WHEREAS    thousands more are permanently disabled; and WHEREAS    hundreds of thousands are injured; and WHEREAS    exposure to the increasing number of toxic substances in the workplace heightens the risk of illness and death; and WHEREAS    April 28 of each year has…

Spring Melt Update 4/17/2019

As water levels continue to decrease, we will begin to remove the temporary dykes that have been built in Selkirk, starting with Dufferin Avenue North of the Kiwanis Centre. The latest forecast has determined levels lower than 2011 which has worked out in our favour. The mitigation measures that City staff followed had us well…

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…