Transcona


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Transcona

(trănskō`nə), city, SE Man., Canada. It is a suburb of Winnipeg.
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Colleen Carswell, board of trustees chair of the River East Transcona School Division, was pleased to see the opening of the new early learning centre.
The additional transitway corridors that have been planned (to connect the CBD with Transcona, St.
Sebastian Wright, of 350 RCSCC Transcona, Winnipeg, is one of the first-place team members.
Le 22 fevrier, le depute de Transcona et President de la Chambre, M.
On February 22, Daryl Reid, ML A for Transcona and Speaker of the House, announced his intention to not seek re-election.
The Transcona office, now under the Western Financial Group banner, will continue to operate with the same friendly staff out of its same location at 5-630 Kildare Ave.
System-level opposition to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) rights can be found in school divisions such as Winnipeg's River East Transcona School Division, where the Human Rights policy dutifully promises to uphold the Charter (River East Transcona 2005), but Safe Schools policies avoid naming sexual orientation as a protected category by not specifying any grounds of discrimination (River East Transcona 2007), and teachers are instructed not to raise the topic of sexual orientation except where strictly necessary to cover provincial curriculum requirements in classes such as health education (River East Transcona 2006).
Imposing railway yards in Winnipeg and Transcona provided additional employment opportunities.
When the newly-built Transcona grain elevator in Winnipeg was first loaded in 1913, the strength of Lake Agassiz clays at that site was exceeded and the structure collapsed (Peck and Bryant 1953).
Eventually they gave up and moved to Transcona where light-skinned Metis could deny their ancestry and blend in with the masses of olive-skinned immigrants working in the CNR shops.
To be sure, the industrial side of Winnipeg's history of class conflict makes very little appearance in this memoir--apart from a few sentences that recall Roland standing as a teenager "on the bald prairie with the temperature at about wind chill -50[degrees]F, handing out union leaflets" as part of an organizing drive at a plant on the outskirts of Transcona.
After their exams in 1936, the students of the Higher Educational Course put on a revolutionary play called "Destruction of the Black Sea Squadron" at the Transcona Ukrainian Labour Temple, while the 1938 group performed "some fine singing, duets, trios, quartets and larger groups" at their farewell concert.