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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 27, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Free press May 1990 Mead Wood loses bid to join Dakota club by Gloria Taylor vitals Mead Wood neighbourhood will remain in the catchment areas for the Glen Lee and Greendell Community despite the re sults of a Survey which Indi Cate a Clear preference for the Dakota Community Cen because Only 18 per cent of the Mead Wood residents responded to the i have no problems with my said do Reen Kiel House in proposing the motion to have the Dakota Community centres Boundary remain at Nova the supported by the other vital councillors at a Community committee meeting last upheld the recommendation of a Parks and recreation department but it ran contrary to a sur vey conducted by the same department in of 542 questionnaires mailed 97 were eighty one per cent of non users favored the report recommended the present bound Ary of Nova Vista drive re main until a new Community Centre is built in River Park it said the Boundary could be changed when the new club is agreed it could take Many years be fore the club is in the some Mead Wood property owners want the Boundary changed now to Bishop Grandin Boule Vard a move that would place them in Dakotas catch ment the residents were placed in the Glen Lee and Greendell clubs catchment area before Dakota opened up about two years they want the Freedom to belong to the Dakota Community at Dakota and Nova which is closer to proponents of the change say it would also be safer for their children who would not be forced to Cross Bishop Grandin to attend Community club programs at Glen Lee or although residents Are free to join Community clubs in any area of the City for most the boundaries Are enforced for minor hoc key according to Jack president of the areas Community centres child Friendly Home promotes safety although injuries in the Home have decreased by 40 per cent in the last 10 they Are still the leading cause of death among child Ren in Manitoba has one of the highest rates of injury rela Ted paediatric Accord ing to Richard a paediatrician at the univer sity of in an Effort to Cut Down the injury rate even the childrens Hospital research foundation has combined a fundraising Effort with an at tempt at educating people on what safety Steps can be taken in the recognizing this the childrens Hospital safety committee is offering a child Friendly Home As one of the prizes in its dream Homes said spokesman Gerri the House is full of the kinds of safety measures that can keep every child Safe and says the House has Well known safety features like a protective Gate on the which also have closely spaced rails smoke detectors and fire extinguishers guards on lower cupboards and the oven locks on Medicine cabinets and a High lock on the Patio door a round edged Coffee table raised fireplace switches and a Hearth protect some other features in clude velcro closures on the fridge safety Glass in mirrors ground fault interrupt ers for electrical plugs on a counter around a sink a state theart crib and a spout guard in the the Square foot House is located at 6 Kingsclear drive in River Park South and is open for viewing on saturdays and sundays be tween 2 and this weeks special hanging 50 soil Trees shrubs bedding vegetable plants Richmond West shopping 2855 Pembina next top Clancy Mead Wood Small engine repair serving ail your Small engine Blade Chain sharpening mowers Snow blowers Chain saws tillers trimmers free pick up delivery service 2571461 special ladies scoop lifts o we repair All leathers mens and ladies Canvas and vital shoe repair 1549 marys at Mead Wood 2556276 Over 40 years experience bicycle Blowout May 27th Keystone mob Alloy wheels 3 Alloy Crank i ill treat halon products r Aero bars anti More used Road bikes new alien style Tbs we need the come in today 157 Annes 2535896 always the Best prices in town the restrictions prevent the stacking of Young elite hockey said Andy Green dells presi Dent and a member of the vital minor hockey Asso we have boundaries to protect the kids from the frustration of having some kids play Here and he told the rules Are to protect against an elite he added that Chan Ging the Boundary could also prove costly when the club is left with unused it costs about to equip a hockey in both Greendell Community at 75 Lawndale and Glen Lee Community at 176 Wor fear the loss of Many of their clubs Popula Tion if the change is Sanction Glen Lee officials have said a Boundary change could dec although Greg and Bob of Mead Wood and Lorraine presi Dent of advocated making Mead Wood a free Demare listed a raft of reasons for maintaining pre sent dub these included the fact that the Community clubs could change the boundaries by Mutual agreement fifth pm passive wild and free Canadas big with its dra Matic and Nobleman Juthe magnificence see it at arts custom fitness Centre and up Low Bounce Spring shape up ladies Only suspended floor just South of Ace 3tt Day Money Back guaranteed 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