Jeff Wharton

PC candidate in the Red River North Southern Manitoba race.

Jeff can be reached on social media, at, or by calling 204-229-4932.

News that mentions this candidate is listed at the bottom of the page.

Our candidate data retrieval process is available in our FAQ.

News that mentions Jeff Wharton

Showing news articles published after June 1st 2019. Article summaries are selected randomly from the mentioned candidates. Our news gathering process is explained in our FAQ.

1 7 8

Letters, June 6

June 6, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...2003, when the province ordered the city to address sewage that discharges into the Red River on a regular basis. Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton regurgitated an announcement from last June of a bilateral agreement with the federal government of $1.7 billion for infrastructure funding over the...

Winnipeg sends transit cash back to province

June 5, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...not be more specific about what amendments the province was seeking on the funding agreement. Through a spokesperson, Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton said the province is still in discussions with the city about amendments to the agreement, pointing to substantial savings made after the contract...

Return to sender: $2.2 million in rapid-transit funding

June 4, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...Avenue before turning south again towards the University of Manitoba. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press files) Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton was asked about the dispute during an unrelated press conference at the Manitoba legislature Monday, but did not provide specifics on what the trust...

Province pushes Ottawa out of spotlight, takes credit where most of the credit is not due

June 3, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - Canada Infrastructure Program," the news release trumpeted. In a quote included in the news release, Manitoba Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton noted the program launch "is a major step toward creating jobs, economic growth and building safe, healthy communities for all Manitobans." Case in...

$3B tagged for Manitoba infrastructure

June 3, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...breakdown isn’t known as this time. Although $1.17 billion is coming from the federal government, it was provincial Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton and Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires who delivered the news. The infrastructure program, which will receive funding from the...

Province to partner with feds, cities on infrastructure plan

June 3, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...and cities on $3 billion of infrastructure investments by 2028, though no specific projects have been named just yet. Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton said the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP) includes a previously announced $1.7-billion partnership with the federal government. The...

City returns $2.2M to province in Rapid Transitway dispute

June 3, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...with the feds covering the rest. The price fell to $467 million after detailed design work was completed. Manitoba Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton didn’t reveal the exact conditions placed on the $2.2-million payment on Monday. The minister did note the city has a $69-million contingency fund...

1 7 8