James Teitsma
MLA for Radisson/Député de Radisson
Keeping our word

- Reduced the PST from 8% to 7%
- Reduced ambulance fees by 50%
- Shortened ER wait times
- Invested $1 billion annually in infrastructure

Listening to the front line

- Speaking with nurses and doctors
- Hearing from seniors
- Available, accountable and active in the community.

Moving Manitoba Forward
- Lower taxes for families
- Better health care sooner
- 20 new schools
- 40,000 new jobs
- Made-in-Manitoba Green Plan
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James

James has been the MLA for Radisson since being elected in April 2016.

Active in the community, James works hard helping constituents and listening to their concerns.

James has used his background in financial planning and business to get better value for our tax dollars. His common-sense initiatives have saved Manitoba taxpayers millions annually.

As a father of six children, James knows how important it is to protect vulnerable children and improve our Child and Family Services system. He’s proud to be part of a government that is giving Manitobans and their children a brighter future.

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James Teitsma for Radisson
James Teitsma for Radisson is sharing a COVID-19 Update.
COVID-19 update Friday, Apr 16
- No changes to the public health orders today, but public health officials are asking Manitobans to work from home if possible, avoid unnecessary travel, and minimize the number and size of gatherings they attend, following both the spirit and the letter of the orders.
- 5-day test positivity rate is 5.1%. In Winnipeg it is 4.9%.
- Zero deaths to report today. The number of deaths remains at 955.

- There are 127 new cases bringing the total to 35,815
• 12 cases in the Interlake–Eastern health region;
• 29 cases in the Northern health region;
• 6 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region;
• 5 cases in Southern Health–Santé Sud region; and
• 75 cases in the Winnipeg health region.

- The 10-day new case total of 1,266 has increased by 65 since yesterday.
- The number of active cases has increased by 23
- an additional 104 have recovered for a total of 33,309
- That leaves 1,551 active cases (up from 1,528)
- 647 of the 1,551 active cases are in Winnipeg.
- Transcona has 29 active cases (up from 27 yesterday).

- 317,830 vaccinations have been performed to date.
- 60 are in hospital including 17 in intensive care
- 1,954 tests completed yesterday for a total of 615,906 tests

Covid-19 deaths reported today:


Provincial Response Level is now RED/CRITICAL for the entire province.
Vaccine info available at protectmb.ca
Find out more at manitoba.ca/covid19/restartmb/prs/
James Teitsma for Radisson
James Teitsma for Radisson is sharing a COVID-19 Update.
COVID-19 VACCINE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA EXPANDED
Eligibility to be immunized at a super site or pop-up clinic has been expanded to include individuals aged 57 or older and First Nation people aged 37 or older. Anyone who has been in Manitoba for one month or more can receive the vaccine at no cost if they meet provincial eligibility requirements.

Provincial guidance on who is eligible to receive the AstraZeneca/Covishield vaccine, which is available through medical clinics and pharmacies, is online at https://protectmb.ca.

Additionally, Manitoba will be expanding eligibility criteria to include first responders and all adults living in priority communities with the highest risk of the COVID-19 virus including people with specified front-line, public-facing roles in those communities. More details about this approach, including when these individuals can begin booking appointments, will be provided next week.

Read the full news release here: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=51125&posted=2021-04-16

Radisson

The large urban riding extends from Day Street to Panet Road and from Grassie Blvd to Dugald Road. It includes the Transcona Bioreserve at the east end of Devonshire and the entire Kildonan Place shopping district. It includes established neighbourhoods like Mission Gardens, Harbourview South, Eaglemere, Lakeside Meadows, Kildonan Meadows, Kildonan Green and Transcona north of Kildare and west of Day St. It also includes the large new development encompassing Crocus Meadows, Devonshire Park, Devonshire Village and Starlite Village.

Radisson is a diverse riding that includes large residential areas, but also shopping (Kildonan Place shopping district), industrial areas (Terracon Place, north Dugald), automotive vehicle sales (“The Strip” on Regent), hospitality (CanAd Inns, Club Regent Casino) and much much more!

If you are not sure whether you live in the riding, check the map to your right.

Resources

BOOK A MEETING

You can schedule a meeting with James by contacting the office at 204-691-7976 or emailing office@jamesteitsma.ca

REQUEST A BIRTHDAY GREETING

You can make a request to have special greetings sent to recognize a special anniversary or birthday.

For More information go to https://www.gov.mb.ca/legislature/greeting/

PINS

Radisson residents can request Manitoba pins. The office has a variety available. 

Contact office@jamesteitsma.ca to get your pin today!

VISITING THE LEGISLATURE

Groups and individuals are welcome to visit the Legislative building any time. There are self directed tours as well as guided tours. 

If you would like more information on the Legislative building, go to https://www.gov.mb.ca/legislature/visiting/index.html

HEALTH

If you need help navigating the health care system, contact the office at any time. 

MPI (MANITOBA PUBLIC INSURANCE)

If you are experiencing difficulties review your appeal options here, or contact our office

En Français

Merci pour votre visite.

James Teitsma est le député de la circonstription provinciale de Radisson.

Vous pouvez lui téléphoner au 204-691-7976

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