May 15, 2019 5:51 pm

City looking for help cleaning up needles, dismantling homeless camps

Used needles found in Winnipeg's Wolseley neighbourhood in 2018.

Wolseley Residents' Association / Facebook


The City of Winnipeg is looking for contractors to pick up used needles and other biohazards, as well as dismantling homeless camps in public areas.

The city put out a request for proposals seeking external hires for a variety of related summer jobs

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People living in temporary shelters will reportedly be given advance notice to move their belongings before the shelters are torn down.

With files from the Canadian Press

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