MLA Page — James Allum

Working on sustainability

By James Allum As published in The Sou'wester April 2, 2014 James Allum, MLA for Fort Garry-Riverview, with Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Award Winners Mark Burch, of the University of Winnipeg, and Getty Stewart, of Fruit Share Manitoba....

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Plenty of outdoor fun to be had even in depths of winter

As published in The Sou'wester By: James Allum, MLA Fort Garry-Riverview February 19, 2014 In the midst of celebrating our great Festival du Voyageur, I’d like to reflect on how warm and wonderful winter can be here in our community — despite...

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Download our 2014 calendar!

Season's Greetings and a Happy New Year to all....

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Legions contribute much to community

By: James Allum, MLA for Fort Garry-Riverview As published in The Sou'wester December 4th, 2013 There is nothing more stirring than spending Remembrance Day at your local legion, surrounded...

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Battling the dreaded buckthorn

By: James Allum, MLA for Fort Garry-Riverview As published in The Sou'wester October 30, 2013 Recently-appointed M...

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National Family Literacy

National Family Literacy

It was an absolute pleasure to be invited to read at Families Forwards National Family Literacy day event. Reading and engaging in literacy-related activities as a family is very important, and I was glad to be a part of it!...

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Fort Garry Community Centre Family Winter Carnival

Fort Garry Community Centre Family Winter Carnival

It was great to see everyone come out for the Fort Garry Community Centre Family Winter Carnival last weekend. Between the warm weather, games, and amazing community, you would have been hard pressed to find a better way to spend a winter day!...

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River Friends 2014

River Friends 2014

Had a great time this year on the Red River at River Friends! With Fires crackling, kites soaring, voyageurs, and the communities of Norwood and Riverview enjoying each other’s company over some bannock and hot chocolate, it was hard not to have a good time. Can’t wait for next year!...

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I Love to Read Month at Ralph Maybank

I Love to Read Month at Ralph Maybank

Happy to kick off I Love to Read Month at Ralph Maybank today! This year's theme, Invent Your Future, encourages children to stretch their creative minds and think like inventors, scientists and mathematicians. ...

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Sod turning for new Sheilah Sweatman Gym at Queenston school

Sod turning for new Sheilah Sweatman Gym at Queenston school

I was honoured to attend the official sod turning for the new Sheilah Sweatman gymnasium at Queenston School. The new 4000 square-foot gym will provide great opportunities in physical education for both the students and the community....

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