Monthly Archives: November 2009
The cleanliness, safety and image of downtown parkades and surface lots are important to the downtown business community. That’s why the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ has teamed up with the Canadian Parking Association to offer the Gold Star Parking Certification program for parking facility owners who want to distinguish themselves as the best operators in downtown Winnipeg.
This week the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ celebrated 20 years of revitalization in downtown Winnipeg at their 20th Annual General Meeting. Executive director, Stefano Grande, highlighted the BIZ’s achievements of 2009 including the more than 50 programs the BIZ runs in the areas of image and cleanliness; communications and marketing; events and promotions; transportation, parking and transit; and community safety.
Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is encouraging Winnipeggers to challenge themselves to do all their holiday shopping downtown this year!
We are looking for volunteers for a new Downtown Watch Customer Service Program.
In a city teeming with outstanding restaurants, downtown is still the hotspot for the best dining in Winnipeg. The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and the Exchange District BIZ have just released MENU: Your Guide to Downtown Restaurants.
The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is conducting a design competition for Main Street Gateway Banners. An honorarium of $1000 will be awarded for the successful banner design(s).