Winnipeg councillor creates proposal to upgrade city tracks as physical distancing continues

 A Winnipeg city councillor is pushing for the city's walking and running tracks to be upgraded as more people spend time outside to exercise during the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Councillor makes pitch for outdoor track upgrades

Winnipeg city councilor wants to improve aging, dilapidated tracks

Making Tracks: Councillor proposes $3.2M in upgrades for outdoor running surfaces

Brian Mayes is ready to talk the walk. The St. Vital Councillor had already been making good use of the first new 400-metre rubberized walking/running track in the city since the 1967 Pan Am Games, opened in his ward at Victor Mager School in September.