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New Public Health Orders Formalize Next Steps of Province’s Cautious Reopening Effective February 12

February 9, 2021 – Following the Fundamentals is How We Continue to Protect Each Other and Save Lives: Pallister Following feedback from Manitobans and advice from public health leaders, the province is loosening a variety of restrictions while ensuring protocols … Continue reading

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Local investments a priority in 2021 – Feb 3 Canstar Herald article by Andrew Micklefield

As the MLA serving our area, I am honoured to write about ongoing investments into our local communities. Since Jan. 1, many such investments have been announced which will benefit families, schools and neighbourhoods in real and meaningful ways.  $50 … Continue reading

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Reasons for optimism in 2021 – Canstar Herald article by Andrew Micklefield – December 29, 2020

This holiday season is undoubtedly different than those of years past, but I hope you and your family have found ways to celebrate. As we count down to the new year one thing is certain: 2021 will not be the … Continue reading

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Let’s fight the virus, not each other

December 2 Canstar Herald article by Andrew Micklefield In response to Covid19, Manitoba’s government is protecting the vulnerable and supporting the economy. In November we announced more than 60 initiatives, many in response to challenges presented by the virus. Here … Continue reading

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Rossmere Report Fall 2020

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October 29 2020 Private Member Statement on Greensite Recycling by Andrew Micklefield

Thank you Madam Speaker. I rise to congratulate Greensite Recycling for showing that recycling can be good for the environment and business at the same time. Fueled by curiosity, innovation, old shingles and dead trees, Greensite Recycling on Springfield Road … Continue reading

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Manitobans Need to Know Reason for Hydro Increase

Manitobans Need to Know Reason for Hydro Increase Area residents concerned about hydro rate hikes deserve to know the reason for the increase: massive Hydro spending under the former NDP government. Borrowing more costs more, and bills for huge Hydro … Continue reading

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October 7 2020 Herald Article – Greensite Recycling

Local recycling company thrives A locally owned and operated company is proof that smart recycling can be good for the environment and business. Fueled by curiosity, innovation and old shingles and wood waste, Greensite Recycling on Springfield Road is a … Continue reading

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Green Team Funding Helps Group – Herald article for September 9, 2020

Area community clubs, churches and charities benefited from over $200,000 of Green Team grants this summer. Grants offering full wage subsidies for students aged 15 to 29 helped community organizations run children’s programs, maintain and improve facilities, offer COVID-related supports … Continue reading

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July 15 2020 Canstar Herald column by Andrew Micklefield – The only way out is to grow the economy

The only way out is to grow the economy Rossmere MLA Andrew Micklefield discusses the ResartMB plan with Manitoba finance minister Scott Fielding. As the COVID-19 pandemic hit, economies around the world slowed to a crawl, shutting down everything from … Continue reading

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