News

  • Apr 30

Community Gardens Artist

The Winnipeg Arts Council invites visual artists to submit expressions of interest for an Artist-in-Residence project working within community gardens.

 
  • Apr 29

Bike Patrol Hits Streets

The men and women of the Downtown BIZ Watch will be soon be heading out on two wheels as they keep downtown safe this summer.

 
  • Apr 29

Bike Patrol

Downtown security is expanding again this summer from patrols on two feet to two wheels.

 
  • Apr 27

Call for Buskers!

Hello all you fine fantastic folks, Portage Place Shopping Centre and Downtown Winnipeg BIZ are LOOKING FOR BUSKERS to perform outside of Portage Place Shopping Centre ALL SUMMER LONG!!

 
  • Apr 16

Earth Day Clean-Up

This Earth Day, April 22, people who love their city and the earth will be participating in the Earth Day Clean Up in downtown.

 
  • Apr 14

Young Artists

School children are adding a splash of colour to downtown with the launch of the 18th annual Young Artists on the Avenue exhibition at noon on Wednesday, April 14 at the IMAX Theatre and Globe Cinema, 3rd Floor, Portage Place. The display runs until June 6 showcasing artwork from 25 different schools at 26 locations.

 
  • Apr 05

Vibrant Downtown: Housing is Just the Start

Thursday’s announcement of a $20-million tax incentive package from the province and city to stimulate more downtown housing, the City of Winnipeg’s soon-to-be-released Downtown Housing Strategy has a fighting chance of succeeding.

 
  • Mar 25

Safety and Security

Downtown BIZ acts as an extra eye and ear for Winnipeg Police Service

 
  • Mar 25

Condos at ex-Penthouse

The former home of Penthouse Furniture may soon house actual penthouses, as an Alberta developer plans to convert the warehouse at Princess Street and Bannatyne Avenue into a residential building.

 
  • Mar 24

March Member Events

Last months events for BIZ members were productive and successful!