Author Archives: Tineke de Jong

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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Snow Clearing on Sidewalks is a Top BIZ Priority

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ employs a team of 22 people and three snow plows to remove snow from downtown sidewalks, starting almost as soon as the snow starts falling!

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BIZ Job Posting: Full Time Streetscape

The BIZ is looking for a hardworking, detail oriented person that loves working outdoors year round to take on a “jack/jill of all trades” position as a Streetscape Team Member.

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