2014 Winnipeg Civic Election

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Blessing Feschuk

Candidate in the 2014 Transcona Council Ward race.

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Questionnaire Response

Why did you decide to run in the 2014 Winnipeg Civic Election?

Blessing decided to run partly because she likes to be part of the solution in making Transcona vibrant and beautiful and welcoming. Hi Neighbour. Feschuk focused on being Transcona's advocate for fresh, friendly and fiscally responsible ideas and solutions.

What experience will you bring to compliment your role as Councillor?

Blessing is coming into this race with many years of working with vulnerable people including seniors with health issues. She has worked in the Health Care Industry for over a decade, mostly as a Health Care Aide worker. Working in the health field has has seen the importance of having an advocate and the right people caring for you, and she plans to represent the Transcona ward by not only being a voice but to see that practical solutions to the issues that concern residents are addressed in a timely manner. Her education and work experience has expanded her knowledge in the following areas: Health and Safety, Budgeting, Labour Relations, Business Law, Conflict Resolution, Collective Bargaining, Communication, Human Resource Management and Project Management. Blessing is a driven hard worker who enjoys helping others and collaborating for the benefit of all. She hopes to address many of the issues that she has seen as a resident that have been ignored over the years. Blessing plans on bringing fresh ideas, practical problem solving, and fiscally responsible approaches to city council.

What are some issues that you would like to stand for in your role as Councillor, and why are these issues important to you?

Common Sense approach to developing and managing our roads. Before beginning any road repair or construction, make sure the communication, gas, sewer and water lines are checked. Why waste money by tearing up the road one year and then the following year having to redo the same road again. No brown water please Street light need to be checked more frequently for faults and better synchronizing timing. Cost effective and timely snow removal. No New Taxes - I am against the 1% Municipal Tax. Parks where did all the neighbourhood parks go?

What is one thing in particular that you appreciate about the ward you wish to represent?

"Proud Transcona resident who will serve my ward and the City of Winnipeg through practical and fiscally responsible solutions. Hi Neighbour. When new residents move into the area having them welcomed into the community helps strengthen Transcona and Winnipeg.

Do you have any other comments regarding your candidacy?

Voting is a Blessing Vote for Blessing!


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News that Mentions Blessing Feschuk

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Wyatt's reign in Transcona continues

Thursday, 23 October 2014

The other two candidates in the race, Blessing Feschuk and George Baars-Wilhelm, received 507 (3.69 per cent) and 470 (3.42 per cent) votes respectively. "This is made possible by the dedication and support I receive from you," Wyatt told over 100 ...

Judy WasylyciaLeis decisively defeated

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 Russ WYATT 54.19% Ray ULASY 35.94% George BAARS-WILHELM 5.06% Blessing FESCHUK 4.81% 867 575 81 77. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create ...

Live election coverage

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

One of the unlikeliest runs in this city's political history was capped Wednesday as voters vaulted Brian Bowman, a virtual unknown a matter of months ago, into the mayor's chair in a stunning comeback that left a frontrunner staggered. Bowman, who ...

Live election coverage

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

One of the unlikeliest runs in this city's political history was capped Wednesday as voters vaulted Brian Bowman, a virtual unknown a matter of months ago, into the mayor's chair in a stunning comeback that left a frontrunner staggered. Bowman, who ...

Jason Schreyer wins in ElmwoodEast Kildonan

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Jason Schreyer, a city council candidate in Elmwood-East Kildonan, works in his Jason Schreyer has won election in Elmwood-East Kildonan. He's seen here working in his campaign office on Stadacona Street with son Jared, 5, on his lap on Wed., Oct. 15, ...

Results of the 2014 City of Winnipeg election

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

There were a few surprises last night, with two incumbents upset and four wards with wide-open races. Winnipeg, here's your new council. Winner is on top of each list. Mayor. Brian Bowman 111,504. Judy Wasylycia-Leis 58,440. Robert Falcon Ouellette ...

Wyatt reinstated in Transcona

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Fellow candidates George Baars-Wilhelm and Blessing Feschuk both received less than four per cent of the vote. Submit a News Tip Report an Error. Fact Check. Have you found an error, or know of something we've missed in one of our stories? Please use ...

Cindy Gilroy defeats longtime Daniel McIntyre incumbent Harvey Smith

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 1000 2000 3000 4000 5000 6000 7000 Russ WYATT Ray ULASY George BAARS-WILHELM Blessing FESCHUK 7418 3808 458 438. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create Infographics ...

New councillors in St. Boniface, St. Charles, St. Norbert

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 Russ WYATT 54.19% Ray ULASY 35.94% George BAARS-WILHELM 5.06% Blessing FESCHUK 4.81% 867 575 81 77. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create ...

Wyatt reinstated in Transcona

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Fellow candidates George Baars-Wilhelm and Blessing Feschuk both received less than four per cent of the vote. Submit a News Tip Report an Error. Fact Check. Have you found an error, or know of something we've missed in one of our stories? Please use ...

Orlikow likely winner in River Heights

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 Russ WYATT 54.19% Ray ULASY 35.94% George BAARS-WILHELM 5.06% Blessing FESCHUK 4.81% 867 575 81 77. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create ...

Mike Pagtakhan reelected in Point Douglas

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 1000 2000 3000 4000 5000 6000 7000 Russ WYATT Ray ULASY George BAARS-WILHELM Blessing FESCHUK 7418 3808 458 438. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create Infographics ...

Gerbasi wins reelection in Fort RougeEast Fort Garry

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Transcona. Created with Raphaël 2.1.0 Votes % 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 Russ WYATT 54.19% Ray ULASY 35.94% George BAARS-WILHELM 5.06% Blessing FESCHUK 4.81% 867 575 81 77. Create infographics. Charleswood-Tuxedo | Create ...

Ross Eadie wins in Mynarski

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Eadie Coun. Ross Eadie announced on Wednesday that he's handing the money to the North Point Douglas Women's Centre for a purchase of Winnipeg Transit fare tickets for the organization's clients, many of whom have low incomes.

Four seeking Transcona council seat

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Russ Wyatt instead opted to remain in the race for his civic seat, which he's held since 2002. Three challengers are also in the race: Ray Ulasy, Blessing Feschuk, and George Baars-Wilhelm. (Note: Candidates were asked to provide their ages. Some did ...

Race for Winnipeg council: ElmwoodEast Kildonan, North Kildonan and ...

Wednesday, 08 October 2014

Blessing Feschuk, a health-care aide, and George Baars-Wilhelm, who has ties to the Manitoba Liberal Party, both believe they'd bring “fresh” ideas to city hall. “Transcona needs someone who is focused on being Transcona's advocate for fresh, friendly ...

Wyatt jumps back in council race after previously saying he wouldn't run

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Before he announced his run for the Liberals, Wyatt was already registered to run as a city councillor. Two candidates who registered to run in Transcona on Monday said they will likely bow out now that Wyatt is back in the race. Blessing Feschuk and ...

Russ Wyatt back in the civic election race; pinkyswears he's staying in this time

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Wyatt said he didn't do this as a strategic political move — another candidate, Blessing Feschuk, had entered the race to challenge briefly lone candidate Raymond Ulasy — to perhaps split some more votes. “This was not a strategy, this was a genuine ...

Wyatt back to running for council seat

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

... returning to council and then seeking the Liberal nomination. "I'm running for another term and will serve if elected," he said. "There's always other elections down the road." Wyatt faces labour-endorsed candidate Ray Ulasy and Blessing Feschuk, a ...

Transcona ward up for grabs in Winnipeg civic election

Monday, 15 September 2014

There are currently two official candidates vying for Wyatt's job: Blessing Feschuk and Ray Ulasy. A third possible candidate, George Baars-Wilhelm, has not filed his nomination papers as of Monday evening. Feschuk, a nursing student who is not ...

No acclamation in Transcona as more contenders enter race

Monday, 15 September 2014

Blessing Feschuk registered for the race on Saturday, ending the brief time Ulasy ran unopposed after incumbent Coun. Russ Wyatt pulled out of the race last week to run for the federal Liberals. "I sort of held onto to that one, possibly acclaimed area ...


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