Is Winnipeg failing as a winter city?
As winter-related problems prevail, some wonder if Winnipeg is really cut out for the bad weather
From near-constant watermain breaks to roads that resemble the surface of the moon, Winnipeggers have dealt with a deluge of winter-related issues lately.
Parking meters froze, flights were delayed and cancelled altogether, garbage pickup was delayed, sidewalks were completely blocked with ice and snow, and car crashes dotted dozens of streets.
The litany of issues prompted CBC reporter Jill Coubrough to hit the streets and ask, "Are we failing as a winter city?"
Watch her report and find out what Winnipeggers, including Mayor Sam Katz and Coun. Brian Mayes, had to say.