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 Monday, Nov 30
- 5-day test positivity rate is 13.4%. It's 13.7% in Winnipeg.
- 11 people died plus 11 reported Sunday for a total of 312. See below for details. Condolences to the families.
- There are 342 new cases bringing the total to 16,825
• 23 cases in the Interlake–Eastern health region;
• 46 cases in the Northern health region;
• 14 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region;
• 53 cases in Southern Health–Santé Sud region; and
• 207 cases in the Winnipeg health region.

- The number of active cases has increased by 88
- an additional 243 have recovered for a total of 7,253
- That leaves 9,260 active cases (up from 9,172)
- Transcona has 286 active cases (up from 265 Saturday).

Dr. Roussin says that Public Health is not marking all recoveries because staff are busy with contact tracing etc. This means Recoveries are understated and the Active Case count is overstated. New cases over the past 10 days total 3,906. The Active Case count is likely even lower than that.

- 342 are in hospital including 43 in intensive care
- 5,769 tests completed this weekend for a total of 355,081 tests

Covid-19 deaths reported today:
• a male in his 30s from the Winnipeg health region;
• a female in her 40s from the Winnipeg health region;
• a female in her 70s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to the outbreak at Health Science Centre unit GA3;
• a female in her 80s from the Prairie Mountain Health region, linked to the outbreak at Fairview Personal Care Home;
• a male in his 80s from the Prairie Mountain Health region, linked to the outbreak at Fairview Personal Care Home;
• a male in his 80s from the Southern Health–Santé Sud region, linked to the outbreak at Villa Youville Personal Care Home;
• a male in his 80s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to the outbreak at Charleswood Care Centre;
• a male in his 80s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to the outbreak at Golden Links Lodge;
• a female in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to the outbreak at St. Norbert Personal Care Home;
• a female in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region; and
• a male in his 90s from the Southern Health–Santé Sud region, linked to the outbreak at the Bridgepark Manor assisted living facility.

Covid-19 deaths reported Sunday:
• a male in his 60s from the Winnipeg health region;
• a male in his 70s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at Holy Family Home;
• a female in her 80s from the Northern health region;
• a female in her 80s from the Southern Health–Santé Sud health region, linked to an outbreak at the Villa Youville Personal Care Home;
• a female in her 80s from the Southern Health–Santé Sud health region, linked to an outbreak at Menno Home;
• a female in her 80s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at Fred Douglas Lodge;
• a female in her 80s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at Park Manor Care;
• a male in his 80s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at Holy Family Home;
• a female in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at the Charleswood Care Centre;
• a female in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region, linked to an outbreak at Holy Family Home; and
• a female in her 90s from the Southern Health–Santé Sud health region, linked to an outbreak at Rest Haven Nursing Home.

Provincial Response Level is now RED/CRITICAL for the entire province. Find out more at manitoba.ca/covid19/restartmb/prs/

Check out the Manitoba Covid-19 dashboard at manitoba.ca/covid19

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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

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

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