City Council Meets with Premier Selinger

During a busy weekend of festivities surrounding Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival, City Council met informally on Saturday morning with the Honourable Greg Selinger, Premier of Manitoba and the Honourable Stan Struthers, Minister of Municipal Government and local MLA.  A number of items were discussed, including the new correctional facility, the expansion and upgrade to the Dauphin Regional Health Centre, potential expansion of post-secondary education opportunities in Dauphin, as well as a few other issues and initiatives being contemplated by City Council.

The City will be meeting in the coming days with representatives of Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation to further discuss land servicing requirements for the new correctional facility, which is to be located in the City & RM of Dauphin’s joint industrial park.