RM of Woodworth

The Rural Municipality of Woodworth is located in southwestern Manitoba, and is only 45 minutes west of Manitoba's second largest city, Brandon. Woodworth is ideally located close to the towns of Virden, Rivers, Oak Lake and the village of Hamiota. This connection of urban areas and numerous surrounding municipalities creates a strong trading area. Woodworth is located three hours from both Winnipeg and Regina, giving it an excellent location for major Canadian markets.

Community Profile

The economic picture in Woodworth is excellent. The municipality has recently attracted several new industries, as a result of the community's aggressive approach and support for potential investors.


Election Results

Election Results - VIEW

Statement of Official Results - VIEW



The State of Local Emergency for the Rural Municipality of Woodworth ends July 30th. Repairs to municipal roads are ongoing and will be ongoing for several weeks. Please re-visit the website for updates on road closures. Thank you for your understanding.

A link to the Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) can be found here, or copies of the DFA Applications can be picked up at the Municipal Office. Just a reminder to please ensure that documentation has been collected and that this includes pictures, bills for purchases and repairs as well as detailed notes.


Latest Updates

Feb 20, 2015

Although we are producing water, we are continuing to experience supply well issues. We are still asking users of the Wallace water system to continue to conserve water as much as possible.VIEW MORE

Feb 18, 2015

We are continuing to experience supply well issues. Users of the Wallace water system are asked to continue to conserve water whenever and wherever they can. VIEW MORE

Feb 13, 2015

We are experiencing supply well mechanical issues. Residents who receive piped water from Wallace Rural Pipeline are asked to reduce their water consumption immediately.

It is important that if you have livestock to please find alternate sources as this will help minimize the shortages/outages experienced by our users until the issues can be resolved.

Users should continue reducing their consumption until otherwise advised. Updates will be posted on the R.M. website and through social media. Residents can also call 204-748-1239 for further information.

Thank you for your patience and understanding! We will be providing updates as they become available.

January 27, 2015

Employment Opportunity - Hometown Green Team Opportunity

January 02, 2015

Notice of Council Meeting - Tuesday, January 06, 2015 @ 9:00am ( Council Boardroom - 154023 PR 257, Corner of 83 Hwy and PR 257)

December 03, 2014

2014 RM of Woodworth Holiday Office Hours

September 25, 2014

Board of Revision Notice - 2014 - View Here

August 19, 2014

Road Closures within the Rural Municipality of Woodworth As of August 19, 2014

  • Road 57 N From Road 149 W to Road 147 W
  • Road 135 W From Road 62 N to Road 61 N
  • Road 62 N From 21 Hwy to Road 134 W
  • Road 133 W From Road 65 N to Road 63 N

These are the roads that we are aware of being closed. Please travel cautiously on all municipal roads as there may be rough areas where water has ran over the road. We are asking that you please do not travel around the barricades that we have put up as they are there for your safety. Thank you for your cooperation!

July 29, 2014

2014 Roadside Mowing Program Info:

July 28, 2014

Current Road Closures as of July 28, 2014:

July 11, 2014

Increased Well Water Safety Risk from Flooding: Province Offers Free Testing of Flood-Affected Wells

May 02, 2014

Notice of Registration of Prospective Candidate for General Municipal Election ( Wallace - Woodworth Municipality )


Amalgamation information

Municipal Amalgamation Information

Please visit this section to read information regarding the proposed amalgamation.

RM of Woodworth Water Treatment Plant Updgrading

Water Treament Plant Upgrading Presentation

Note: If anyone would like to discuss the financials further, please contact the RM of Woodworth office to make an appointment to do so.

RM of Woodworth Animal Control Bylaw

Animal Control Bylaw

Being a By-Law of the Rural Municipality of Woodworth for the regulation and control of animals within the limits of the Rural Municipality of Woodworth.