Past City Watch Meeting Minutes:

City Council 

The new budget proposes several cuts to Community Services and Transit. You can contact your city Councillor here to make your voice on this issue known. If you do not know who your City Councillor is, please visit the Winnipeg Citizens’ Information Service page. You can also check out this cheat sheet we created to learn about the different committees the members of Winnipeg City Council sit on. 

For everyone who wants to stay engaged and updated, please see the list of upcoming city meetings (EPC, Council and key committees) below:

Executive Policy Committee Meetings for the first half of the year
• Tuesday, February 11, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, February 18, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, March 10, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, March 17, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, April 14, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, April 21, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, May 12, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, May 19, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, June 9, 9am – 12pm
• Tuesday, June 16, 9am – 12pm

Council Meetings for the first half of the year
• Thursday, January 30, 9:30am – 7:30pm
• Thursday, February 27, 9:30am – 7:30pm
• Thursday, March 26, 9:30am – 7:30pm
• Thursday, April 30, 9:30am – 7:30pm
• Thursday, May 28, 9:30am – 7:30pm
• Thursday, June 25, 9:30am – 7:30pm

Other Committee Meetings for the year 2020:
• Property and Development, Heritage and Downtown Development: Monday, February 3, 9:30am – 3:30pm
• Infrastructure Renewal and Public Works: Tuesday, February 4, 9am – 3pm
• Human Rights Committee of Council: Tuesday, February 4, 1 – 3pm (The Newcomer Welcome and Inclusion policy and framework is expected to be presented).
• Protection, Community Services and Parks: Wednesday, February 5, 9:30am – 3:30pm
• Water and Waste, Riverbank Management and the Environment: Thursday, February 6, 9:30am – 3:30pm
• Finance: Friday, February 7, 9:30am – 3:30pm
• Innovation and Economic Development: Monday, February 10, 9:30am – 12:30pm
• Governance Committee of Council: Wednesday, February 12, 1 – 5pm
• Historical Buildings and Resources Committee: Wednesday, February 19, 3 – 5pm
• Winnipeg Committee For Safety: Friday, February 21, 12 – 2pm

Speaking at City Hall as a Delegation

To seek permission to appear as a delegation (someone who wishes to speak to Council or Committees of Council with respect to a matter on the agenda for that meeting), please contact the clerk of the committee by email: or contact 311 by phone. Please indicate the Committee name and the matter to which you would like to speak in your request.

We will be updating this page regularly so you can follow City Council and Committee meetings, find out what the Mayor’s office is up to, and learn how to bring up issues and make your voice heard at council meetings. For further questions or to find out how to be a part of City Watch group, please contact Josh Brandon, Community Animator at SPCW.