Doug Wilson

Candidate in the Mayoral Candidates race.

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Mayoral promises: What the candidates are offering Winnipeg voters

September 29, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...Winnipeg should collect organic waste; plastic bags should be banned (Sept. 18). Tim Diack is a Winnipeg police officer. (Gary Soliak/CBC) Doug Wilson Property taxes: No position. Portage and Main position: Reopen it by 2050 (Sept. 25 debate). Environment: Winnipeg should collect organic waste;...

Bowman pushes roads renewal program into election spotlight

September 28, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...It’s a smoke screen (from Bowman). There is money. We just need to use it better." Motkaluk said she’ll reveal her property tax plans Oct. 11. Doug Wilson, the former mayor of Morden, said Bowman has locked city hall onto the six-year plan and there is no other way to finance it except with the...

Vision for city, biz tax hot topics at forum

September 27, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...a lot about business, said he wants to be there to provide “comedy and danger.” Incumbent Brian Bowman, Jenny Motkaluk, Umar Hayat, Tim Diack, Doug Wilson, Venkat Machiraju, Don Woodstock and Ed Ackerman were asked about topics such as their vision for Winnipeg, its manufacturing sector and business...

Woodstock falsely accuses Bowman, FP of freezing him out

September 27, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...unbelievable that anyone would make that allegation. It shows how little Don knows about politics and journalism and how it all works." Candidates Doug Wilson and Umar Hayat said they did not share Woodstock’s belief that the newspaper had made a clandestine arrangement with Bowman or anyone at city hall...

Choosing between eight mayoral candidates is a messy affair — and that’s the way it should be

September 27, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ... Winnipeg cop Tim Diack was articulate and remarkably worldly in his perspectives, even if he was a bit vague on specific ideas. Former Morden Mayor Doug Wilson was passionate and eloquent but extremely unfocused to the point of being nonsensical. That left Bowman and prime challenger Jenny Motkaluk, a...

Mayoral candidates debate best way to improve active transportation

September 27, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...all year, which means improving snow clearing along bike routes. Silos at the city need to be broken down to enable more active transit, said Doug Wilson, while Don Woodstock, a former Green Party candidate, said Bowman did not go far enough promoting active transit during his four years in office. ...

Analysis: Digging into 3 claims made at Winnipeg’s 3rd mayoral debate

September 26, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...Machiraju showed up 20 minutes late. Don Woodstock stormed off the stage and had to be encouraged back. Doug Wilson mused Winnipeg ought to have a French quarter, as if St. Boniface somehow does not exist. Those were some of the stranger moments from Tuesday's mayoral debate at Manitoba Hydro's...

Mayoral debate: Downtown safety

September 26, 2018

CTV - ...to be a magic bullet," said Motkaluk. "It's one of the most dangerous things that we could ever do," said Woodstock. Candidates Ed Ackerman and Doug Wilson also participated in the...

Mayoral candidates debate Downtown safety

September 26, 2018

CTV - ...to be a magic bullet," said Motkaluk. "It's one of the most dangerous things that we could ever do," said Woodstock. Candidates Ed Ackerman and Doug Wilson also participated in the...

Bowman hints Winnipeg could pursue safe-injection sites without provincial approval

September 25, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...forum of the election season and the first to feature all eight mayoral candidates: Bowman, Jenny Motkaluk, Tim Diack, Don Woodstock, Umar Hayat, Doug Wilson, Ed Ackerman and Venkat Machiraju. Bowman under fire for meth inaction During the debate, Bowman repeatedly came under fire from Point Douglas...

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