AMM News

  • Majority of Manitobans say carbon tax revenue should go to municipalities Posted: February 20, 2018

    Winnipeg, February 20, 2017 – The AMM held a news conference today to present the results of a Probe Research poll asking how much, if any, of new carbon tax revenues should be earmarked for municipalities. News Release

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  • Meeting with Minister of Agriculture Posted: February 20, 2018

    On February 20, 2018 the AMM met with Minister of Agriculture, the Hon. Ralph Eichler. View position paper

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  • Meeting with the Minister of Crown Services Posted: February 8, 2018

    February 8, 2018 – The AMM met with the Minister of Crown Services, the Honourable Cliff Cullen, today at the Manitoba Legislature. Position paper

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  • Majority of Manitobans say marijuana revenue should go to municipalities Posted: January 11, 2018

    Winnipeg, January 11, 2017 – The numbers are in, and they indicate strong support amongst Manitobans for sharing of revenue from the sale of marijuana with municipalities. The AMM recently commissioned a Probe Research Poll asking how much, if any, of the revenue from marijuana should be earmarked for municipalities. View News Release

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  • AMM Annual Report – 2017 Posted: December 11, 2017

    The AMM’s annual report for the year September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017 is now online. View Annual Report

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  • Cities Caucus talks cannabis, appoints new Chair Posted: December 11, 2017

    November 28, 2017 – The leaders of Manitoba’s cities met in Brandon yesterday, during the Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) Annual Convention, to establish priorities for the coming year. read news release

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  • Federal infrastructure funding, cannabis legalization top Cities Caucus agenda Posted: September 26, 2017

    Representatives of Manitoba’s cities met at Portage la Prairie’s Stride Place today for the annual fall meeting of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) Cities Caucus. News Release

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  • New water and wastewater projects for municipalities Posted: August 10, 2017

    The Manitoba government is investing over $34 million in new water and wastewater upgrades for Manitoba municipalities, Indigenous and Municipal Relations Minister Eileen Clarke announced today, along with Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart and President Chris Goertzen. News Release

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  • Government funding supports local infrastructure projects Posted: August 10, 2017

    The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources and Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable Eileen Clarke, Minister of Indigenous and Municipal Relations, today announced funding for 42 infrastructure projects in 37 communities under the federal government’s Small Communities […]

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  • Rail line focus of AMM, Churchill meeting Posted: August 9, 2017

    The Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) met with the Town of Churchill last week to discuss issues facing the Town. Not surprisingly, the Hudson Bay Rail Line was the main topic of conversation. News Release

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