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Winnipeg Access Advisory Committee


Access Awards 2009

Access Awards Logo


Award Winners

  • Bronx Park Community and Good Neighbours Seniors Centre

  • 396 Bertrand Accessible Housing

  • Dalnavert Museum

  • Mb Hydro Building

  • Clarion Hotel

  • Forks Accessible Washroom

  • Manitoba Legislative Bldg. Ramp

  • MS Society Manitoba Office - Buffalo Place

  • 90 Bridgeland - Visitable Housing

  • Assiniboine Park Duck Pond Shelter Brian Everton Spec. Recognition


Committee Mandate

  • Advise the Mayor and Council on present and future status of the City of Winnipeg's information, properties, and services accessible for persons with disabilities to the benefit of all citizens.
  • Review and monitor all accessibility as they pertain to the City of Winnipeg's properties.
  • Advise and make recommendations to City Council regarding unresolved accessibility issues related to City properties.
  • Communicate with the citizens of Winnipeg about their concerns as they relate to public access of City properties.
  • Inform all citizens of initiatives of the City as well as accomplishments and achievements with respect to access and universal design.
  • Educate all City departments about access issues as they relate to employment and public access.
  • Identify projects which encourage enthusiasm and involvement of the community, government and business in making Winnipeg universally accessible.