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Sep
01

New Online Business Directory Serves Westman

Digital Directory Helps promote Local Businesses Online Local businesses now have another option to get their products and services featured online. Brandon-based business “Westman Zone” launched in July already has a significant number of business listings. The website is www.westmanzone, it’s an online directory that has been described as an online version of the yellow […]

Aug
11

Masks Still Recommended At Civic Facilities

CITY OF BRANDON STRONGLY RECOMMENDING MASKS AT ALL CIVIC FACILITIES     Brandon, MB – In response to the August 7th Public Health Act Orders released by the Province of Manitoba, the City of Brandon is strongly encouraging all residents to wear masks at all civic facilities, including on Brandon Transit.    The City of Brandon is committed to protecting the health and safety of our residents and […]

Jul
26

Celebrating Manitoba 150

CITY OF BRANDON CELEBRATES MANITOBA 150 Brandon, MB – City of Brandon Parks & Recreation Services is excited to announce that the city is hosting several events to mark the official celebration of Manitoba’s 150th Anniversary. To celebrate this momentous occasion, the city is hosting a week-long celebration from September 19th to 25th, in partnership with Manitoba […]

Jul
07

Will Manitoba Reopen Soon?

Manitoba Ahead Of Schedule With The Vaccination Situation The province has announced that more than 50 percent of the province’s eligible population has had two COVID-19 vaccine doses, and nearly 75 percent of Manitobans have had one dose. “Looking at other jurisdictions that have had high vaccine rates, we can see that perhaps this pandemic’s […]

Jul
02

Mosquito Fogging In Brandon This Weekend

CITY OF BRANDON MOVING FORWARD WITH NUISANCE MOSQUITO FOGGING THIS WEEKEND Brandon, MB – City of Brandon Parks & Recreation Services will move forward with an overnight fogging program for nuisance mosquitoes on Saturday, July 3rd, and Sunday, July 4th, 2021. Mosquito trap counts from this past weekend exceeded the established thresholds for proceeding with adult […]

Jun
30

CITY OF BRANDON 2021 CANADA DAY HOURS OF OPERATION 

CITY OF BRANDON PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT    June 30, 2021    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    CITY OF BRANDON 2021 CANADA DAY HOURS OF OPERATION    Brandon, MB – Please be advised of the following hours of operation for Canada Day, July 1st, 2021, at the City of Brandon:    Brandon City Hall (410 – 9th Street), A.R. McDiarmid Civic Complex (638 Princess Avenue), and Civic Services Complex (900 Richmond Avenue East) are all closed on Thursday, July […]

Jun
28

REMINDER: FIREWORKS NOT ALLOWED WITHIN CITY LIMITS 

With Canada Day fast approaching the City of Brandon released an important reminder for those hoping to set off some fireworks to mark the occasion of Canada’s birthday. Brandon Fire & Emergency Services is reminding residents that Fireworks are not allowed to be set off within city limits.  Pursuant to City of Brandon Fireworks By-law #7200 […]

Jun
24

Canada Day Drive-In Movie Night

Canada Day Drive-In Movie Night Draws Near! What is family-friendly, tons of fun, and meets all covid regulations while raising money for great causes? The Canada Day Drive-In Movie Night at Murray Chev Olds! According to Doug Kool, Owner-Operator of Look Music Services (who’ve expanded their services to include an inflatable movie screen), Murray’s GSM […]

Jun
24

COVID Vaccine Update

Second shots available for all Manitobans as of Friday All Manitobans will be able to get the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine and it will also be easier to get shots. Manitoba is extending hours at some vaccination sites as it expects to dole out more than 200,000 doses during the week of June 28th. […]