Author Archives: Tineke de Jong

Mayor Brian Bowman speaks regarding Portage & Main

Thank you Mayor Bowman for your insights regarding Portage and Main and the opportunities that exist for all Winnipeggers to utilize this important intersection.

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BIZ Job Posting: CHAT Level 1 Outreach Worker

The Community Homeless Assistance Team (CHAT) is looking for a Level 1 Outreach Worker. Read on to learn more about the position and how to apply.

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Brand New Launch It! Participant, Friendly Manitoba, Opens At The Forks

The newest Launch It! participate has just opened at The Forks. Read on to learn about Launch It! as well as Friendly Manitoba.

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One Month to ManyFest: What You Can Look Forward To At Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest is just one month away! Click here to learn about exciting highlights regarding the 2017 festival!

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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Invests Almost $100,000 in Host It Funding for Downtown Events

Seven local festivals are receiving grants and funding to relocate, expand or create their event downtown.

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

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