Author Archives: Tineke de Jong

#BusIsBetter June 5-9!

The #BusIsBetter campaign returns June 5-9 with giveaways in the downtown, rewarding those who take transit during the Commuter Challenge.

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Safety & Outreach Teams Win Mayor’s BIZ Award

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Safety & Outreach teams, the Watch and CHAT programs, were recently recognized at the Mayor’s BIZ Awards.

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Three Downtown Winnipeg Businesses Win Award

Congratulations to the three Downtown Winnipeg businesses who were just recognized for their design! Read on to discover who the winners are.

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We Want Your Opinion: Transportation Mode Survey

We’re looking for your opinion! Plus read on to see how you can enter to win a $50 Stella’s Gift Certificate.

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6th ANNUAL CEO SLEEPOUT ANNOUNCED

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and End Homelessness Winnipeg partner for the 6th Annual CEO Sleepout.

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Downtown Safety

Your safety is so important to your Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and there are many services and service organizations dedicated to serve the community. Your downtown safety includes: – Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Watch Team – a 25 member team, plus hundreds …

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BIZ Job Posting: Transportation Intern

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is looking for hardworking young men or women to work full-time for twelve weeks as an intern, working on the implementation of downtown cycling, walkability, transit, parking and advocacy initiatives and more. Title: Transportation Intern  Qualifications …

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BIZ Job Posting: Project Assistant, Placemaking & Transportation

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is seeking an enthusiastic and creative individual to join our team to coordinate a variety of projects promoting vibrant, healthy and holistic streetscapes and environments in the downtown. The position involves a mix of office work, …

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BIZ Job Posting: Events Coordinator

If you’re passionate about events and the downtown, the BIZ is looking for you to fill our Events Coordinator position!

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Over $150K in Grants Available Through Host It Downtown Events Program

In 2016, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ granted $48,000 to 21 local festivals and events. Applications are once again open for the BIZ’s Host It program.

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