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LMPPOA 2019

Jan. 12 2019 Garbage Dumped
 
Watch out all. There is a pile of shingles, nails and other garbage material dumped in the west parking lot. The City's parks dept. has been contacted about this. Thanks to Suzanne DiLazzaro for sending me this today.

 

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 Published: 13 January 2019
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Jan. 2019
 
Get involved in 2019
Happy new year! We are looking forward to another year of dialogue in 2019.
Do you have a resolution to get more involved in your community? Here are a few ways to contribute:

Get informed and share
Learn about what's happening in your community and discuss with your family, friends, and neighbours.
Getting informed is the first step. The City has a new Our City Our Stories page (winnipeg.ca/ourstories) to let you know what's happening in Winnipeg.

If you are engaged in city issues, encourage others to do the same! By discussing the issues that you care about, others may want to get involved too. You could forward thepublic engagement newsletter sign up to someone right now.

Appear as a delegation
Did you know that anyone can appear as a delegation? This is the formal part of the decision making process where a member of the public can speak to decision makers directly and state their support or opposition for a matter on the meeting's agenda. More information here: winnipeg.ca/delegation

Join a board or commission
There are over 50 boards and commissions, ranging from housing to parks. Every September, the City Clerk's Department initiates an annual selection process to fill citizen member positions to Boards and Commissions. The Board of Adjustment and Human Rights Committee of Council are accepting applications right now. Learn more here: https://winnipeg.ca/clerks/ boards/citizenappointments/ default.stm

Engagement Updates
Bridgwater Pathway Lighting
The City reached out to households in the Bridgwater neighbourhood by mail in late October 2018 to gather input on support and opposition of pedestrian lighting along several public pathways in the Bridgwater neighbourhood (called 'visitable pathways') through a survey.

The public engagement summary from the Bridgwater neighbourhood pathway lighting survey is now available. The results will be considered by the Standing Policy Committee on Property and Development, Heritage and Downtown Development (SPC-PD) on January 7, 2019.

For more information, visit winnipeg.ca/bridgwaterlighting .

North District Police Station
In response to stakeholder and public engagement activities that showed a significant number of residents and organized community groups were not in support of a North District Police Station being built at the Old Exhibition Grounds, the City is seeking proposals for an alternative site for the station. A Request for Proposals (RFP) has been issued to seek private land options for the station.

Shortlisted proposals will be evaluated to determine a recommended site. The recommended preferred development site will require Council review. As part of the decision-making process, there will be opportunities for members of the public toappear as a delegation before committees and Council. Notification of these opportunities will be provided to those on the project email list with as much notice as possible

For more information, visit winnipeg.ca/ northdistrictstation.
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 Published: 06 January 2019


May 5 2019
 
Hi all, I am planning the Park clean-up day for Sunday May 5th. Meet up at the club house at 10:00 AM and fan out from there. Bring a shovel, rubber boots, gloves and a good attitude. Over all the park is in pretty good shape. The main areas of concern are around the club house , parking lot and quarry on the north side and the west parking lot area. Bags will be provided and located at the club house. I hope the weather holds for us!

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 Published: 28 April 2019
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Burn
 
I have been informed by the City that they are planning to do a burn on Apr. 26 2019 weather permitting.

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 Published: 25 April 2019
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Apr. 24 2019
 
The Prairie Crocus's are in bloom right now.

 

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 Published: 24 April 2019
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Buddy is looking for a new home Apr. 15 2019
 
Buddy is a longhair indoor cat, DOB April 1, 2011. Affectionate, very talkative couch potatoe. Neutered, litter trained, no problems with cat just cant spend enough time with him. Will give cat beds and bag of food with cat. Will eat wet or dry food. Free, just needs a good loving home. Lives with only one other cat, not sure how he is with dogs.

If interested please contact lmppoa for all the information.

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 Published: 15 April 2019
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City Of Winnipeg
 
Ongoing Opportunities for Engagement with the City of Winnipeg
Be part of developing a plan for Transit for the next 25 years
Get involved and provide your feedback on how you use transit, what is and what’s not working for you in our current system, and what’s important to you in our future transit system.

Share your thoughts online
Attend a pop-up or open house. Details here. 
Sign up for updates by emailing transitmasterplan@winnipeg.ca.
Visit winnipeg.ca/transitmasterplan for more information. Feedback is being collected from March 15 to April 20. Southwest Transitway Route Planning
Winnipeg Transit is proposing improved bus routes in southwest Winnipeg to coincide with the opening of the Southwest Transitway (Stage 2) in spring 2020, subject to Council approval. 

You can participate online by reviewing the information about the proposed routes and taking a short survey. 
The Ideas in Motion bus popped up in communities throughout southwest Winnipeg in early April. Thank you to those who joined us on the bus to learn about proposed routes and provide feedback. 

Learn more at winnipeg.ca/southwestrapidtransitway. Feedback is being collected from March 15 to April 15. 

Accessible On-Street Parking pilot program and survey 
The Winnipeg Parking Authority is holding a pilot program and stakeholder survey to identify on-street parking barriers faced by motorists with accessibility requirements.

The City of Winnipeg is interested in learning more about on-street parking barriers faced by motorists with accessibility requirements. If you are a Society for Manitobans with Disabilities (SMD) parking permit holder, please take five minutes to complete a survey on paid parking needs. Your feedback will assist in determining accessible on-street parking needs in the downtown and the development of a long-term plan to address on-street parking needs. The project team will be collecting feedback until May 31, 2019.

For more information, please visit winnipeg.ca/accessibleparkingpilot

Engagement Updates
Offleash Dog Areas Master Plan
As called for in the Off Leash Dog Areas Master Plan, the City has developed a new site selection process and procedure for community groups and individuals who want to request a new off-leash dog area. The procedures will help the City to be more consistent, effective, and efficient when reviewing applications and selecting new off-leash areas. The report was received as information at the Standing Policy Committee on Protection, Community Services and Parks (SPC-PCS) meeting on Thursday, April 4, 2019.
 
For more information, visit winnipeg.ca/offleashareas. 

Athletic Field Review
The final Athletic Field Review document and Open House Feedback Summary report are available for review on the project website, winnipeg.ca/athleticfieldreview.
 
Once approved by Council, the Athletic Field Review will provide a point of reference for the City and help guide how athletic fields are allocated and managed in the future. Implementation and refinement of the recommendations outlined in the Athletic Field Review will be a collaborative effort between the City, stakeholders and athletic field users.
   
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 Published: 13 April 2019
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Master Plan
 
Good afternoon,

 

You a receiving this email because you requested updates related to the Off Leash Dog Areas Master Plan.  As called for in the Off Leash Dog Areas Master Plan, the City has developed a new site selection process and procedure for community groups and individuals who want to request a new off leash dog area.  Once adopted, the procedures will help us be more consistent, effective, and efficient when reviewing applications and selecting new off-leash areas.


That report will be received as information at the Standing Policy Committee on Protection, Community Services and Parks (SPC-PCS) meeting on Thursday, April 4, 2019.

Thank  you  to  all  Winnipeggers  who  participated  in  the  Off Leash Dog Areas Master Plan  process.  The Off-Leash Dog Areas Master Plan (OLAMP) and other recommendations around off-leash areas were approved by Council on July 19, 2018.

 

As part of the decision-making and report review process, there is an opportunity for members of the public to appear as a delegation at the SPC-PCS meeting when the report is brought forward. The meeting agenda is now available online.

For more project information, please visit winnipeg.ca/offleashareas.
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 Published: 29 March 2019
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Dumping
 
Not only is the R.M. allowing the North Quarry being filled in with material, they are dumping waste water (and whatever is in that) into the quarry as well.

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 Published: 10 February 2019
 Last Updated: 10 February 2019
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Steak Sale
 
First off, sorry I can't rotate the picture!!! Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club is have it's steak sale again if anyone is interested.

940 Vimy Road
Box 20062,RPO Westwood
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3K 2E5

Phone: (204)832-5817 
Fax: (204) 888-8996

 

 

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 Published: 16 January 2019


Frost May 26 2019
 
Hi all. There is a FROST warning out tonight! So cover up your plants.

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 Published: 26 May 2019
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Chief Peguis Trail
 
Good afternoon,

 

You are being contacted because of your participation in the Chief Peguis Trail Extension West project.

 

An administrative report outlining recommendations for the Chief Peguis Trail Extension West has been developed. The report will be presented at a meeting of the Standing Policy Committee on Infrastructure Renewal and Public Works (SPC-IRPW) on May 28, 2019. An executive summary of the project report, updated design drawings, and report on property requirements are now available under the documents tab on the project website.

 

As part of the decision-making and report review process, there is an opportunity for members of the public to appear as delegations at the SPC-IRPW meeting. The meeting agenda is now available online.
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 Published: 25 May 2019
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Bugs
 
The City has placed bug collection traps at the North Parking lot. Please leave them be. For more information please contact www.inspection.gc.ca/pests .

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 Published: 25 May 2019
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City Of Winnipeg
 
Continue to be part of building engagement
Building public engagement is part of building a stronger democracy, stronger communities, and a stronger Winnipeg.

The draft Engage Winnipeg Policy is one of the outcomes of your candid feedback provided over the past several years on how the City can improve engagement. The City is requesting your input to continue to build a strong foundation for engagement and build engagement for all Winnipeggers.

You’re invited to attend a workshop and participate online to provide feedback.

Participate in-person
Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
Time:6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Susan A. Thompson Building, former Grace Café, main floor, 510 Main St.
Format: Brief presentation at 6 p.m., followed by group activities
Please RSVP to City-Engage@winnipeg.ca
 
Participate online
You can tell us about your experiences and the engagement challenges you have noticed through an online survey, available until June 9, 2019. Show support for other ideas and participate in the online discussion to propose solutions.
 
After we gather your feedback, we will recommend a policy for Council approval and develop a plan for an engagement framework. We will be meeting with groups and communities throughout the development of the framework to learn how public engagement can better meet their needs.
 
For inquiries or alternate formats, please contact City-Engage@winnipeg.ca or 203-986-4243.
Visit winnipeg.ca/publicengagement for more information
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 Published: 17 May 2019
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Garbage Cans
 
May 09 2019 . Yahoo, the garbage cans are moved back along the trail routes!

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 Published: 09 May 2019
 Last Updated: 11 May 2019
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May 05 2019 Clean-up
 
Thanks to everyone that helped in our park clean-up. Every little bit helps keep our park safe, neat and tidy so everyone can enjoy it.

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 Published: 05 May 2019
 Last Updated: 05 May 2019
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May 03 2019 Vandalism
 
Our park was once again struck by vandalism. The the chain was snapped and the west grass area off Klimpke rd. parking lot was torn up by a van. Some yahoo's started a fire in front of the club house on the grass and broke off a bunch of limbs from the pines. Also destroyed the park map in front of the club house. The parks people have been notified.

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 Published: 05 May 2019
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May 02 2019
 
The City did its burn today out in the Big Field.

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 Published: 02 May 2019


July 15 2019
 
The big Cottonwood tree along Farmers rd. was hit by a lightening strike in this mornings storm. It tore a stripe off the side of the tree.

 

 

 

 

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 Published: 15 July 2019
 Last Updated: 15 July 2019
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Sad news
 
I received some sad news last night. Our friends Jade and Scot lost their pup Zoe. We are feel a great sorrow and our hearts go out to them in these sad times.

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 Published: 09 July 2019
 Last Updated: 09 July 2019
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Berries
 
Watch out, there backkkkkk !

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 Published: 09 July 2019
 Last Updated: 09 July 2019
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Iron On Transfer
 
I have some more iron on transfers made up for the lmppoa. They are 4" x 4" in size. I am asking $5.00 each just to cover the cost. Please drop me a note if you are interested.

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 Published: 26 June 2019
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Paws in Motion
 
WHS PAWS IN MOTION, PRESENTED BY FAIRMONT WINNIPEG

 CALENDAR
 Add to Calendar 
WHEN:
June 23, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
WHERE:
Assiniboine Park, Lyric Theatre Field
55 Pavilion Crescent
Winnipeg
MB
COST:
$10
CONTACT:
 EMAIL
 
 FUNDRAISERS

Celebrate pets and 125 years with us at the Winnipeg Humane Society’s Paws in Motion, presented by Fairmont Winnipeg!


Paws in Motion is one of the Winnipeg Humane Society’s largest fundraising event of the year. All funds raised by participants help over 8,000 animals the WHS rescues and rehabilitates each year. Since it began 24-years-ago, Paws in Motion has grown into Manitoba’s largest celebration of pets!

Walk route is 2.5km or shortcut 1.75km. All leashed pets are welcome!
No pet? No problem! You do not need a pet to participate in Paws in Motion.
WHERE
Assiniboine Park, Lyric Theatre
55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg, MB

WHEN
Sunday, June 23, 2019 | 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
8 a.m. Registration | 10:30 a.m. Walk Begins
Join the celebration after the walk for fun, family activities!

REGISTRATION

REGISTER HERE

Fee: $10/person
Children under the age of 16 are free to register.

 


CONTACT US
Winnipeg Humane Society

45 Hurst Way, Winnipeg, MB R3T 0R3

Main Phone: 204.982.2021

Fax: 204.663.9401

reception@winnipeghumanesociety.ca

Charitable registration number: 11964 7907 RR0002
ACT NOW
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FOSTER
VOLUNTEER
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 Published: 16 June 2019
 Last Updated: 16 June 2019
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Bonfire
 
Found the left overs from a bonfire set in an open area just south of the Cottonwood tree. Also, I was informed that the police were down in the quarry on Saturday June 15th.

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 Published: 16 June 2019
 Last Updated: 16 June 2019
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Pet Expo 2019
 
What a fun day at the Pet-expo. It sure was well attended. Thanks Rosalyn for inviting us to share your table.

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 Published: 02 June 2019
 Last Updated: 02 June 2019
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Fire pit May 28 2019
 
The City has placed some 1/4 down gravel where people have burned the grass beside the club house and added a fire pit.

 

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 Published: 29 May 2019


Blessing for the Animals
 
Once again we are pleased to put on our 'Blessing for the Animals'. It will held at the Clubhouse on Sunday Oct, 6th at 2:00 PM. and the service will performed by our friends from St. Paul's Anglican Church in Fort Gary.

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 Published: 21 September 2019
 Last Updated: 21 September 2019
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Another Mess Sept. 02 2019
 
Found another present left for us east of the clubhouse on Monday morning. I'm really starting to look forward to the snow flying! The City has been contacted.

 

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 Published: 03 September 2019
 Last Updated: 03 September 2019
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Speed
 
Hi all. The RM has put up reduced speed signage on Farmers Rd. The speed limit is set at 50 KMs. I've been after them for years to do this!

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 Published: 27 August 2019
 Last Updated: 02 September 2019
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Lost Dog
 
I lost my female Coondoodle ?"Poppy" Aug.15 8:45 p.m. parking lot on Klimpke Road. So happy to share that I FOUND her this a.m.near trail that backs onto Players. I am so grateful to ALL the caring and supportive people that helped search for Poppy. ?
                               Lori Cherepak

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 Published: 17 August 2019
 Last Updated: 17 August 2019
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Aug. 04 2019
 
There was a hell of a mess left at the picnic site behind the clubhouse. Garbage, food, bones, pot bags, broken glass, beer bottles and vomit greeted us this morning. The City has been contacted on this. Many thanks to Darlene, lori and everyone else that helped with the clean up.

 

 

 

 

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 Published: 04 August 2019
 Last Updated: 04 August 2019
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Lemonade Stand
 
 

 

Darlene is hosting a Lemonade Stand in support for Cancer Care July 27th 12:00 to 3:00 at the park. 

 

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 Published: 25 July 2019
 Last Updated: 25 July 2019
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Cottonwood Tree July 21 2019
 
I'm sorry to report that Little Mountain will lose a piece of our history. The large Cottonwood tree will be taken down.

 

Thank you for contacting Winnipeg 311 regarding the green dot on the cottonwood tree that was struck by lightning at Little Mountain Park.

 

Unfortunately, green on the tree indicates trees other than DED/EAB infected trees that are slated for removal. The tree must have taken too much damage and needs to be removed for safety.

 

If you require further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact 311. Our customer service representatives are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

Sincerely,

 

Derek

Service Representative

311 Contact Centre

311@winnipeg.ca

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 Published: 21 July 2019
 Last Updated: 21 July 2019
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July 17 2019 Tree
 
The City of Winnipeg Forestry has come out to look at the Cottonwood tree that was hit by lightning the other day. There is a green dot on it now so it might have to come down. That will be a very sad day indeed.

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 Published: 17 July 2019


Nov. 06 2019
 
There is a moose or elk carcass dumped in the west parking lot. It is south east corner near the broken tree. Please keep the dogs away from it. The City has been notified about it.

 

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 Published: 06 November 2019
 Last Updated: 06 November 2019
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Sink Hole Marked
 
The sink hole has been marked out in the Small Field. The City is tied up with tree removal after the storm so it will be awhile before it can be properly dealt with. At least you can spot it.

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 Published: 30 October 2019
 Last Updated: 30 October 2019
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Sink Hole Oct. 23 2019
 
I sent this off to the Parks people.

There is a large sink hole that has opened up in the small field (south east corner of the park) near the rock. It is very dangerous for both humans and dogs. Someone placed a garbage can in it so you can see how deep it is!

The City is looking into it to see what they can come up with.

 

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 Published: 23 October 2019
 Last Updated: 24 October 2019
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Oct. 13 2019 Storm
 
That was a nasty winter storm that rolled through. Still lots of people without power across the province. Hats off to the Manitoba Hydro crews trying to put the pieces back together. I've sent a note off to the parks people and 311 about getting the trails cleaned up. At least we are in the queue but it will be a while before that happens so be careful walking.

 

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 Published: 14 October 2019
 Last Updated: 14 October 2019
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Oct. 06 2019 Blessing
 
What a great turn out for the Blessing of the Animals. The sun came out just at the right time.

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 Published: 14 October 2019
 Last Updated: 14 October 2019
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Oct. 02 2019
 
Hi all. I received this report today from one of our group.

Hi Everyone, sad story. There is a deceased dog wrapped in a blue tarp to the left of the steps down to the pond by the Farmer Road parking lot. I called 311 and animal services will pick it up within 24 hours. Some people make me sick how they treat pets.

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 Published: 02 October 2019
 Last Updated: 02 October 2019
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Animals Response from the City
 
Hi there. I have a response for you from the City Parks people.

 

Hello

I will have the staff look for and dispose of animals.

To clarify we do not store poison on site.

Thanks


Thanks so much. Can you determine if poison was used  at all?

 

There is no poison anywhere in the park.

 

 

I hope this was helpful.

Cheers, Lloyd

 

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 Published: 25 September 2019
 Last Updated: 25 September 2019
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Animals
 
Hi all I received this from a concerned person. I have sent the information off  to the parks people and waiting for their response. Be aware of it.

 

I’m not sure who to report this to but I was at Little Mountain Dog 
Park today with my dog and there were two dead squirrels and a dead 
rabbit (I think) all in a small area south of the fenced in shed by 
the main building at the Farmer Road parking lot.

The animals looked newly dead and didn’t look harmed which makes me 
wonder if they have been poisoned.

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 Published: 22 September 2019


Blessing for the Animals 2019

 


Garbage
 
 Introducing the LMP self propelled, high tech piece of modern engineering, honey wagon, (plus operator, ...what's his name)!

 

 

 

 

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 Published: 29 November 2019
 Last Updated: 29 November 2019
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Bathroom update
 
Sorry but the City is not going to turn the bathroom into the four season one we had hoped for. They are just up grading the plumbing to bring it up to building code.

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 Published: 23 November 2019
 Last Updated: 23 November 2019
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Clubhouse Nov. 18 2019
 
The City has started doing the renovations to the Clubhouse. I'm not sure how far they are going to go with it so stay tuned for updates.

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 Published: 19 November 2019
 Last Updated: 19 November 2019
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Bags
 
There are bags located around the park replacing the taken away cans.

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 Published: 17 November 2019
 Last Updated: 17 November 2019
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Nov. 13 2019 Garbage Cans
 
Hi all. The City has removed most of the garbage bins from the trails. I've written to them asking to have some replaced. I'll bring out bags tomorrow but until then let's be adults about this.

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 Published: 14 November 2019
 Last Updated: 14 November 2019
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Friday Nov. 08 2019
 
Hi all. The sink hole in the small field has been filled in with three quarter down and the carcass has been removed from the west parking lot area

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 Published: 09 November 2019