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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 …

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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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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ 2017-2019 Strategic Plan Unveiled

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ has released the 2017-2019 Strategic Plan at the 2016 Annual General Meeting. Read on for more details and a link to the plan.

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The First Lights on Broadway Sculpture Has Been Officially Turned On

heaven between, the first Lights on Broadway sculpture, has officially had the lights turned in a collaboration with the Winnipeg Arts Council, City of Winnipeg, Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and additional partners.

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New Safety Committee Sets Its Sights on Further Improving Safety in City’s Core

On the heels of a recently announced Downtown BIZ Community Feedback Report, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ’s Safety Committee has officially launched.

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Community Feedback Identifies Top Priorities for Downtown BIZ

After months of public engagement, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ knows exactly what stakeholders want, love and envision for their neighbourhood.

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Over 65,000 People Gather for Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival: Sept. 9-11

An estimated 70,000 people had plenty of reasons to enjoy downtown, as the 6th annual Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest livened Broadway and Memorial Boulevard, with a celebration of community, arts, entertainment, and healthy living this past weekend from September 9 to 11.

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Mayor Bowman & Downtown BIZ Staff Announce Winnipeg as Site for International Conference in 2017

Twenty years ago, more than 700 delegates came to Winnipeg for the annual International Downtown Association (IDA) conference. On September 9 at 3 p.m. in Atlanta, Georgia, the site for this year’s conference, Mayor Brian Bowman will join representatives from the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, Exchange District BIZ, and West End BIZ to officially announce Winnipeg as the chosen city for IDA’s 2017 conference.

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8th Annual Chinatown Street Festival Begins on August 27

Chinatown’s King Street will transform into a bustling hub of live music, cultural performances, authentic cuisine and dynamic street vendors this weekend to celebrate the 8th Annual Chinatown Street Festival!

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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 …

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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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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ 2017-2019 Strategic Plan Unveiled

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ has released the 2017-2019 Strategic Plan at the 2016 Annual General Meeting. Read on for more details and a link to the plan.

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The First Lights on Broadway Sculpture Has Been Officially Turned On

heaven between, the first Lights on Broadway sculpture, has officially had the lights turned in a collaboration with the Winnipeg Arts Council, City of Winnipeg, Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and additional partners.

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New Safety Committee Sets Its Sights on Further Improving Safety in City’s Core

On the heels of a recently announced Downtown BIZ Community Feedback Report, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ’s Safety Committee has officially launched.

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Community Feedback Identifies Top Priorities for Downtown BIZ

After months of public engagement, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ knows exactly what stakeholders want, love and envision for their neighbourhood.

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Over 65,000 People Gather for Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival: Sept. 9-11

An estimated 70,000 people had plenty of reasons to enjoy downtown, as the 6th annual Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest livened Broadway and Memorial Boulevard, with a celebration of community, arts, entertainment, and healthy living this past weekend from September 9 to 11.

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Mayor Bowman & Downtown BIZ Staff Announce Winnipeg as Site for International Conference in 2017

Twenty years ago, more than 700 delegates came to Winnipeg for the annual International Downtown Association (IDA) conference. On September 9 at 3 p.m. in Atlanta, Georgia, the site for this year’s conference, Mayor Brian Bowman will join representatives from the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, Exchange District BIZ, and West End BIZ to officially announce Winnipeg as the chosen city for IDA’s 2017 conference.

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8th Annual Chinatown Street Festival Begins on August 27

Chinatown’s King Street will transform into a bustling hub of live music, cultural performances, authentic cuisine and dynamic street vendors this weekend to celebrate the 8th Annual Chinatown Street Festival!

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