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Over $85k in Grants Awarded for Downtown Events in 2018

MEDIA RELEASE OCTOBER 16, 2018 OVER $85K IN GRANTS AWARDED FOR DOWNTOWN EVENTS IN 2018 Winnipeg, Manitoba – On Wednesday, October 17 at 4:30pm the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is hosting a reception to celebrate downtown events that were supported by 2018 …

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Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market Moves to New Indoor Location at Cityplace

MEDIA RELEASE October 10, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market Moves to New Indoor Location at Cityplace Shopping Centre The Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market is moving indoors to Cityplace Shopping Centre (333 St. Mary Avenue) starting Thursday, October …

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Toilet Changes Location and Focus

MEDIA RELEASE October 2, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Toilet Changes Location and Focus Our Pop-up Toilet has left the SHED and has now moved to a new location before the weather turns (knock on corrugated steel).  In addition to changing …

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Downtown Mayoral Forum a Hit

MEDIA RELEASE September 26, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Downtown Mayoral Forum a Hit All eight candidates vying to be the next Mayor of Winnipeg had something to add to last nights Downtown Mayoral Forum.  We thank them for their spirited …

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Candidates Discuss Downtown Winnipeg

MEDIA RELEASE September 24, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Candidates Discuss Downtown Winnipeg Eight candidates vying for the position of Mayor of Winnipeg will take the stage tomorrow night at 6:30 PM to discuss topics in a format designed to keep …

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Downtown Public Pop-Up Toilet is Currently Seeking Donations

The Winnipeg Toilet Initiative is a Downtown Winnipeg BIZ funded venture addressing the topic of the need for accessible washrooms in Winnipeg’s downtown core. For the last phase of the pilot project, we will be moving the toilet to Main St. …

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Another Successful Year at Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest!

For Immediate Release Sept 12, 2018 Offerings at ManyFest Grow A little rain didn’t dampen Manitobans enthusiasm to come downtown to enjoy one of the best street festivals of the year this past weekend. Tens of Thousands enjoyed all the …

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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Announces New CEO

MEDIA RELEASE Sept 10, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Announces New CEO The Board of Directors of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Fenske as the Chief Executive Officer of the Downtown …

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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ CEO to Leave on a High Note

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ CEO Stefano Grande is moving on to provide leadership in another area dear to his heart. Read on to learn about his 14 year tenure here at the BIZ and where he’s heading.

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Passero at The Forks Joins Growing List of CommerceDesignWinnipeg Winners!

Congratulations to Passero! Read on to learn more about the award they’ve won!

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