Category Archives: News about Jenny

14 Aug
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Mayoral candidate pledges to put more buses on road, switch to electric

  Mayoral candidate Jenny Motkaluk says she’d increase the number of Winnipeg Transit buses by 30% and switch the entire fleet to electric models within six years, if elected. Motkaluk estimates that plan to buy 830 new electric buses, which ...

14 Aug
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Motkaluk Would Electrify Winnipeg Transit Fleet, Add More Buses

WINNIPEG — Mayoral candidate Jenny Motkaluk wants to spark Winnipeg Transit‘s fleet to become completely electric. In her latest pitch to voters on Tuesday, the business consultant also vowed to add 200 additional buses to city streets. “Winnipeggers need a ...

14 Aug
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Clean Reliable Transit

  NEWS RELEASE August 14, 2018 For Immediate Release   Motkaluk proposes 30% bigger, 100% electric bus fleet Better bus service starts with more buses, not more BRT: Motkaluk   Today – At a press conference Winnipeg Mayoral candidate Jenny ...

04 Aug
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Winnipeg’s Ms. Right?

Confident and articulate, Motkaluk appears poised to serve as an effective foil for Bowman and his urbanist agenda. “I had 200 face-to-face meetings with people who fit in all all kinds of different buckets. I was met with overwhelming enthusiasm,” ...

04 Aug
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Portage and Main changes a ‘vanity project’ for Brian Bowman, says rival

A candidate running for mayor of Winnipeg says Brian Bowman is being “sneaky” by using the city’s road renewal budget to pay for consultants to redesign the Portage and Main intersection. Standing at the famous corner Tuesday, Jenny Motkaluk told ...

04 Aug
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Candidate for Mayor, Jenny Motkaluk, Sets the Tone For Her Campaign

“I’m against Brian Bowman’s plan to open Portage and Main, and the Winnipeg I lead will not spend another single minute or dollar talking about that issue.” “It’s a very expensive symbol. It’s a symbol of how an accidental mayor ...

04 Aug
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Community-Minded Trio Recognized at Awards Evening

Three champions of the north end, including a mayoral candidate, were recognized with awards in a sold-out fundraising event by the Indian Metis Friendship Centre Saturday night. Caring for those in need is “One of the fundamentals of the community”, ...

04 Aug
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Motkaluk kicks off bid for mayor, takes shots at Bowman

Business consultant Jenny Motkaluk launched her mayoral campaign Monday morning with repeated attacks on the man who currently has the job. Calling Brian Bowman an “accidental mayor” who is preoccupied with his public image, Motkaluk said Winnipeggers want a civic leader whose ...

04 Aug
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Winnipeg business consultant first to enter race to take on Bowman

Jenny Motkaluk was the first to officially file her intent to run against Bowman, introducing herself with a very brisk media availability Tuesday.

04 Aug
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Winnipeg mayoral candidate focusing on 3 ‘urgent’ priorities

“Let’s be clear – opening Portage and Main to pedestrians isn’t a priority for most ordinary Winnipeg voters,” Motkaluk said. “Bowman’s Portage and Main legacy project matters because it’s a symbol of how an accidental mayor lost sight of our ...

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