Monthly Archives: July 2014
The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is the friendly and hardworking host that provides a clean and welcoming environment to everyone that visits our downtown. Be part of the solution by joining the Enviro Team as the new Maintenance & Cleanliness Coordinator!
Downtown partners, CentreVenture Development Corporation, Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) are pleased to announce a new urban Drive-In outdoor movie series in the emerging Sports, Hospitality, and Entertainment District (SHED).
Based on best practices of Business Improvement Zones/Associations throughout North America, new efforts to alleviate homelessness are taking place right here in the heart of our city with the Downtown BIZ’s commitment of 3 dedicated outreach workers, passionate and eager to give those in our city who are homeless a fresh start.
Launched two summers ago to outstanding reviews, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ’s popular movie screenings at Memorial Park returns, with screenings of cinema’s favourite underdogs.
While we await the final ‘Living Flag’ participant counts from competing cities like Victoria, Brandon, Calgary, and the National Capital Region – one thing is for certain: 2,500 Winnipeg citizens demonstrated immeasurable civic pride and community resilience despite today’s wicked weather as they helped to form Downtown Winnipeg’s fourth annual living flag.