News

  • Sep 14

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.

 
  • Sep 05

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.

 
  • Aug 15

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.

 
  • Aug 08

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!

 
  • Jul 31

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.

 
  • Jul 04

Major Success for Canada’s Largest Living Maple Leaf as Thousands Participate at Portage and Main

Read on to learn about the spectacular participation in the 201 Portage Canada Day Living Maple Leaf.

 
  • Jun 27

Canada’s Largest Living Maple Leaf to be Formed at Iconic Portage and Main Intersection

You’re invited to be a part of the 201 Portage Canada Day Living Maple Leaf in a special location this year!

 
  • Jun 27

Downtown Crosswalks to be Painted to Celebrate Canada 150 and the 2017 Canada Summer Games

MEDIA ADVISORY June 23, 2017 ¬†DOWNTOWN CROSSWALKS TO BE PAINTED TO CELEBRATE CANADA 150 AND THE 2017 CANADA SUMMER GAMES WHAT: From June 24th through to the end of summer (or as long as it will last), Downtown Winnipeg will …

 
  • Jun 02

#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.

 
  • May 24

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.