Call for nominations for the Joseph Zuken Citizen Activist Award 2022

Climate Action in the City

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Hard Times Require Bold Action at City Hall 

By Niall Harney

Alternative Municipal Budget launch May 11, 2022 at City Hall

Previously published in the Winnipeg Free Press June 8, 2022

It is an election year in Winnipeg and come October, a new mayor will be sitting in the City’s top seat. The 2022 Winnipeg Alternative Municipal Budget, “Winnipeg at a Crossroads”, released last month offers candidates and Winnipeggers a fully costed budget for the City of Winnipeg. Written by 27 authors from 18 community organizations, these Winnipeg policy experts direct Winnipeg to a more prosperous, inclusive and sustainable future.

Revision to Manitoba Minimum Wage Legislation Inadequate

For Immediate Release (Winnipeg): The Manitoba government introduced legislation yesterday to allow Cabinet to increase the minimum wage if inflation rises above 5 per cent, as measured in the first three months of the year.

Work Life: Cost of wage-freeze effort becoming apparent

By Niall Harney and Julie Guard

Provincial budget is a missed opportunity

Previously published in the Winnipeg Free Press May 4, 2002

By Niall Harney

Low-cost housing in Winnipeg

Previously published in the Winnipeg Free Press April 27, 2022

By Shauna MacKinnon

New report shows Manitoba’s energy transition is not just possible, but practical

Adult Education Creates Lasting Solutions

By Jim Silver

Manitoba 2022 Budget prioritizes tax cuts over repairing public services

Province cutting revenue by $363.4 million at expense of education, housing, civil service, and municipalities