Ferris ChainOn behalf of City Council and the Citizens of the City of Portage la Prairie I am pleased to welcome you to the City of Portage la Prairie Web Site. Located within the heart of the richest agricultural belt in the Province, the economy is driven by a vibrant and progressive agricultural community. In addition, we look to ongoing diversification of the economy. Working diligently with local groups contributing to a quality of life second to none, the City of Portage la Prairie cherishes progress and seizes opportunities that enable our growth. Our City has a wide range of activities and interests, such as lodges, service clubs, youth groups, sports groups, senior citizen clubs, music and art.

Come and explore our “Island in the City” and Stride Place, our recreation multiplex. This beautiful facility comes complete with two arenas, an aquatic centre with a wave pool and water slide, a fitness centre and concessions.  Visit the Portage Arts  Centre and Gift Shop, or spend a leisurely day shopping down Saskatchewan Avenue or in at our mall. Portage la Prairie is certainly a great place to visit or call home.

Mayor Irvine Ferris


LATEST NEWS

2016 Farmland School Tax Rebate

Applications for the 2016 Farmland School Tax Rebate and proof that property taxes along with any penalties and interest are paid in full must be received by Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation by the March 31, 2017 deadline.  For additional information see www.masc.mb.ca/fstr or call 204-726-7068.

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City of Portage la Prairie passes new Parking Enforcement By-Law

February 14, 2017 Portage la Prairie, MB – Portage la Prairie City Council approved by-law 17-8655 “General and Parking By-law Enforcement By-Law” at their regular meeting held February 13, 2017. The bylaw is a result of new mandatory provincial guidelines intended to reduce the number of bylaw disputes that enter the Provincial Court system. In […]

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Citizens Information for February 13, 2017

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Waterline Break: Royal Road (backlane)

City crews are working on repairing a water line break in the 100 block of Royal Road South (back lane). Residents in that area may be without water until the repairs are complete.

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WATER MAIN BREAK 6th Street NW

WATER MAIN BREAK: There is a water main break at 615 6th Street NW and water supply to residents in this area may be disrupted while it is being repaired.

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Citizens Information for January 24, 2017

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Notice Regarding Water Billing

The City of Portage la Prairie wishes to provide an update to the community about water billing delays. In October, we notified you of billing discrepancies in Area 1 and Area 3 water bills resulting from conflicts between our financial software and the new water meter reading software. Those discrepancies were corrected and revised bills […]

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PROVINCE ANNOUNCES HISTORIC INVESTMENT IN MANITOBA’S FOOD-PROCESSING SECTOR

New $400-million Pea Processing Plant to be Built Near Portage la Prairie, Creating More Than 150 New Jobs:  Pallister The Manitoba government and Roquette today announced a historic investment in the province’s food-processing industry, confirming the France-based company’s plans to build a new, $400-million pea-processing facility near Portage la Prairie.  Premier Brian Pallister and Agriculture […]

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City of Portage la Prairie Welcomes New Director of Corporate Services

The City of Portage la Prairie is pleased to name Cathie McFarlane as their new Director of Corporate Services (formally known as Director of Finance), City Manager Jean-Marc Nadeau announced today. As Director of Corporate Services, McFarlane is responsible for overseeing and coordinating all financial management, control, reporting and purchasing functions for the City of […]

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January 10, 2017 Citizens Information

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