AMM News

  • 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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  • Province announces 2017 Municipal Road Improvement Program Projects Posted: July 31, 2017

    The Manitoba government is investing $12 million for municipal roads, Indigenous and Municipal Relations Minister Eileen Clarke announced today, along with Chris Goertzen, president, Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM), and Reeve Jim Campbell, RM of Rockwood. More

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  • AMM President elected to FCM Executive Posted: June 7, 2017

    Chris Goertzen, Mayor of the City of Steinbach and President of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM), won an important position on the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Executive Committee of the Board of Directors. read news release

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  • Western Canadian Municipal Association meets in Winnipeg Posted: April 26, 2017

    April 20, 2017 – The leaders of the municipal associations of Western Canada’s three prairie provinces met in Winnipeg today to discuss areas of common concern. The Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) hosted the annual meeting, comprised of elected officials and staff from the AMM, the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA), the Saskatchewan Association of Rural […]

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  • Treaty Land Entitlement Toolkit released Posted: April 13, 2017

    April 13, 2017 – Another step is being taken to establish a more open and effective Treaty Land Entitlement (TLE) process in Manitoba. View the News Release

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  • Budget, ride-sharing focus of Cities meeting Posted: April 13, 2017

    April 12, 2017 – The Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) Cities Caucus met in Winnipeg today during the Municipal Officials Seminar at the RBC Convention Centre. Not surprisingly, the first topic of discussion was Tuesday’s provincial budget. News Release -cities caucus

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  • Meeting with Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage Posted: April 5, 2017

    The AMM met with the Honourable Rochelle Squires, Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage, on April 4, 2017. Position Paper  

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