News

  • Feb 10

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 …

 
  • Feb 08

BIZ Job Posting: CHAT Level I Outreach Worker

Launched in 2013, the Community Homeless Assistance Team (CHAT) is dedicated to performing comprehensive outreach to individuals at-risk of, or experiencing homelessness downtown. CHAT Outreach Workers pursue a unique preventative outreach approach that will address the dynamic barriers and complexities …

 
  • Feb 08

2017 Chinatown Banner Design Revealed

MEDIA RELEASE  February 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 CHINATOWN BANNER DESIGN REVEALED Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Year of the Rooster will be as bold, bright and positive as the winning design in the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and Winnipeg Chinese Cultural …

 
  • Feb 02

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 …

 
  • Feb 01

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, …

 
  • Jan 13

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!

 
  • Jan 03

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.

 
  • Dec 20

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!

 
  • Dec 16

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.

 
  • Dec 13

BIZ Job Posting: Marketing and Design Coordinator

The BIZ is looking for a Marketing and Design Coordinator who embodies creativity in both design and writing ability. Is this you?!