Garth Steek

Candidate in the River Heights - Fort Garry Councillor Candidates race.

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Public Safety forum held in River Heights amidst rising crime

August 21, 2018

CTV - ...been reports of break-ins. "In the last 3 or 4 years, this thing has spiraled out of control," said River Heights-Fort Garry City Council candidate Garth Steek. Steek said the meth crisis is fueling a dramatic increase in crime. He organized a public safety forum that includes the Winnipeg Police...

Steek bases comeback bid on crime as top issue

August 15, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...isn’t peculiar to River Heights, it’s everywhere. It’s not an over-dramatization — people are frightened.” Former city councillor Garth Steek is making a bid for his old council seat of River Heights-Fort Garry by focusing on the issues he said have become an epidemic in Winnipeg Forget...

Four councillors still unopposed in upcoming civic election

August 13, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ...Sharma Brad Gross Point Douglas Vivian Santos Kate Sjoberg Dean Koshelanyk Filippo Palmisani River Heights- Fort Garry x-John Orlikow Garth Steek Gary Dale Lenko (Kurt Morton withdrew on Aug. 13, and is now running in St. James) St. Boniface x-Matt Allard St. James x-Scott Gillingham ...

Élections municipales : 4 candidats toujours sans adversaire à Winnipeg

August 13, 2018

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...à ces conseillers d’ici le 18 septembre, ils seront élus par acclamation. Cela n’est pas arrivé depuis 2002, quand les anciens conseillers Garth Steek (River Heights-Fort Garry), Gord Steeves (Saint-Vital) et Daniel Vandal (Saint-Boniface) ont été élus sans opposition. À lire aussi :...

Four incumbent Winnipeg councillors face no competition, for now

August 13, 2018

CBC Manitoba - Sept. 18, they will be acclaimed as elected officials. No members of council have been acclaimed in Winnipeg since 2002, when former councillors Garth Steek (River Heights-Fort Garry), Gord Steeves (St. Vital) and Dan Vandal (St. Boniface) ran unopposed in their respective wards. Allard said Winnipeg...

Pair of challengers step up in River Heights-Fort Garry

July 24, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ...“I’m quite proud of the Waverley Underpass (now under construction) … That will bring quite a relief for the neighbourhood,” he said. But Garth Steek, who held the seat from 1995 to 2004, now hopes to reclaim it. Steek argues council is actually spending money on the wrong things and needs to...

Community helper Clacio is Winnipeg’s 8th mayoral candidate

July 8, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...27 people have registered to run for 15 council seats, so far. Recent additions to the ranks of council hopefuls include former councillor Garth Steek, who is trying to reclaim the River Heights-Fort Garry seat he abandoned in 2004 when he ran for mayor in a byelection won by Sam Katz. So far,...

GET SET: Registration for council candidates opens Saturday

June 29, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ... New council contenders who plan to run: Stephanie Meilleur, president of Osborne Village BIZ, will reportedly run in Fort Rouge-East Fort Garry. Garth Steek, a former city councillor, will reportedly run for his previous seat of River Heights-Fort Garry. Sherri Rollins, Winnipeg school board chair, will...

Couns. Pagtakhan, Wyatt will not seek re-election, Garth Steek to run again

June 21, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...Coun. Russ Wyatt and Point Douglas Coun. Mike Pagtakhan announced Thursday they will not seek re-election in October, while former councillor Garth Steek said he's taking another stab at civic politics. Pagtakhan — who has represented Point Douglas for 16 years — spoke to reporters after...

Pagtakhan, Wyatt won’t run in fall civic election

June 21, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - amazing journey," he told council Thursday, adding politics is in his blood. During the delegation portion of the meeting, former councillor Garth Steek (1995-2004) said he would seek his old seat of River Heights-Fort Garry, which is held by Coun. John Orlikow. Russ Wyatt joked that while he's been...

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