Uquutaq Society treasurer Kathleen Gomes presents to Iqaluit city council Tuesday evening. Her society needs city support for an application to build transitional housing and a shelter in the city. (Photo by David Venn)
City's support comes with commitment to fast-track permits
A non-profit society that operates transitional housing and shelters in Iqaluit will receive a letter of support from the city for its application to get federal money for two new housing projects. Uquutaq Society is applying to the Rapid Housing Initiative for money to construct a 24-room transitional housing building where Building 803 is currently...
Part of Anuri Street expected to be closed to all but local traffic until Feb. 6
The City of Iqaluit has shut down part of Anuri Street between Houses 4052 and 4054 because of an emergency water break, according to a public service announcement from public works clerk Sue Avery. The closure is expected to last until Feb. 6, though the road will remain open to local traffic, including access to all driveways. There was no visible leak on site Friday morning. (Photo by David Venn)