Municipality Information2018-08-30T15:14:43+00:00

Municipality Information

Worthwhile Rural Investments

Take advantage of lucrative business opportunities that the Rural Municipality of Thompson offers. Historic Miami, MB is a small community that has a large volunteer base of 1,300 residents active in the farming industry.

Administrative Staff

  • Nicole Enns, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Michelle Cummer, Assistant Chief Administrative Officer
  • Reeve – Brian Callum
  • Deputy Reeve – Huntley Knox


  • Robert Penner
  • Royce Burnett
  • Walter McTavish
  • Wayne Gall

L.U.D Committee Members

  • Anne Black
  • Ron Jackson

Council meetings are held on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. On second Thursdays, meetings are held at 9:30 a.m. On fourth Thursdays, the council convenes at 5:00 p.m.

South Central Regional Library

Located in the province of MB, we are home to the South Central Regional Library. We are open on the following days:

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 2:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For inquiries, you can call the library staff at 204-435-2032.

Waste Disposal Ground Site

WDG Attendant: Brent Aeichele

WDG Office: 204-435-2453

Hours of Operation

Tuesday: 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Levy fees in cash or check are required when taking waste to the landfill site.

$5.00 Minimum for Residents of the R.M. of Thompson

$10.00 Minimum for Non-Residents

$40.00 Minimum for Non-Resident Contractors

(Prices are Based per Metric Tonne)

Effective July 1, 2017 the fee per deposit entering the Waste Disposal Ground is set to $5.00.


Garbage/Recycling day within the L.U.D. of Miami is on Wednesdays, please have your bags set out at the curb by 8:00 a.m. For Rural Residents of the R.M. of Thompson there is a garbage trailer located beside the Recycling Shed on Norton Avenue next to the Civic Centre on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. for waste disposal. We kindly remind all residents that there is a 2 bag limit for garbage; there are tags available for purchase at the Civic Centre for $2.00 per tag if you exceed the limit. We strongly encourage our Residents to recycle whenever possible. The Recycling Shed is open for drop off at your convenience.

Please click on the link for more recycling information!

R.M of Thompson Recycles

For complete information about the Rural Municipality of Thompson, send us an email.
Call us at 204-435-2114 to ask about community events.