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.


Latest Updates

April 23, 2014
**NOTICE - ROAD CLOSURE ** Road 71 N is closed until further notice from Road 142 W to Road 140 W due to spring thaw and a collapsed culvert. It has been barricaded and under no circumstances should it be used. Thank you for your understanding.

April 21, 2014
Road 134W is closed until further notice from Road 70N to Road 72N due to spring flooding. It has been barricaded and under no circumstances should it be used due to safety concerns. Thank you for your understanding!

April 04, 2014
The Rural Municipality of Woodworth’s Municipal Office will be closed from Monday, April 28th to Wednesday, April 30 for staff to attend the Manitoba Municipal Administrators’ Association (MMAA) Annual Conference. The Office will re-open Thursday, May 1st. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Mar 21, 2014
Public Hearing Notice - 2014 Financial Plan

Mar 20, 2014
New Water Treatment Plant Newsletter

Jan 21, 2014
Amalgamation Plan Presentation View Presentation Here

Jan 08, 2014
Public Meeting Notice to discuss the amalgamation of the RM of Woodworth, RM of Wallace and the Village of Elkhorn View Details Here

Dec 17, 2013
RM of Woodworth Notice: Recycling Huts / Dumpsters reminder View Details Here

Sept 18, 2013
Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) may be available for damages incurred as a result of the heavy rains and flooding that occurred between June 21st and June 25th. View Details Here

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.