CP Crossing at Strathnaver

City Investigating Whistle Cessation

The City of Selkirk is investigating its options with regards to train whistles in the community following a deluge of citizen complaints this summer. David Thorne, Director of Protective Services, said the city has begun Transport Canada’s whistle cessation process, an eight-step investigative procedure to determine whether the whistles should continue or be replaced by…

Resurfacing and Land Drainage on City Streets

An investment of close to $1-million will improve three city streets, drainage and reduce the number of combined sewer systems that still exist in Selkirk. Dan McDermid, Director of Operations, said portions of McLean, Sophia and Pacific were selected for resurfacing and land drainage improvements this summer, in accordance with the city’s Capital Asset Management Program…