Downtown News

Arts center funding back in state budget

Arts center funding back in state budget

Posted May 27th, 2015

The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee on Wednesday approved $15 million in bonding in the 2015-17 state budget for a million non-state agency grant to help fund a community arts center in downtown Eau Claire as part of the Confluence Project, state Rep. Warren Petryk, R-Eleva, said.

Disc golf shop finds success with new location on Water Street

Disc golf shop finds success with new location on Water Street

Posted May 27th, 2015

Warmer weather is coming to Eau Claire, which means Disc Golf 365 opened its new location just in time this past March.

Apply to be in the Parade of Nations!

Apply to be in the Parade of Nations!

Posted May 22nd, 2015

You could be in the Parade of Nations at the International Fall Festival!

American Legion's Poppy Drive will be at downtown Post Office

American Legion's Poppy Drive will be at downtown Post Office

Posted May 20th, 2015

Eau Claire's American Legion Auxiliary Unit 53 is holding an annual poppy drive May 21, 22, 23.

Eau Claire cracks top eight in Best Town contest

Eau Claire cracks top eight in Best Town contest

Posted May 20th, 2015

Eau Claire passed another test Monday in Outside magazine's Best Town Ever contest by topping Rochester, Minn., by more than 5,000 votes in the third round.

Saxy Salon gets trendy with expansion and new accommodations

Saxy Salon gets trendy with expansion and new accommodations

Posted May 20th, 2015

Program provides free pizza for those in need

Program provides free pizza for those in need

Posted May 20th, 2015

Bloomer man and restaurant owner launch initiative with donations

Downtown Eau Claire was spring cleaning on Saturday

Downtown Eau Claire was spring cleaning on Saturday

Posted May 18th, 2015

Check out the news stories below talking about the 2015 Our City Spring Clean Up.

Eau Claire brewery gets final green light for expansion

Eau Claire brewery gets final green light for expansion

Posted May 15th, 2015

There's more good news for an Eau Claire craft brewery hoping to move into a bigger building.

S. Barstow Street being repaired

S. Barstow Street being repaired

Posted May 15th, 2015

The contractor who constructed the concrete pavement for the South Barstow Street project in 2013 has returned to repair and replace some prematurely cracked pavement.

Volunteers will help with 30+ projects on Saturday

Volunteers will help with 30+ projects on Saturday

Posted May 15th, 2015

Between 250-300 volunteers will be converging on Downtown this Saturday for some spring cleaning!

Eau Claire a finalist for 'Best Town Ever'

Eau Claire a finalist for 'Best Town Ever'

Posted May 15th, 2015

VOTE NOW!

Downtown hotel's renovation on task

Downtown hotel's renovation on task

Posted May 15th, 2015

Everything is running efficiently for the transformation of the former Ramada hotel on Barstow Street into The Lismore, according to Julia Johnson, Pablo Properties, Partner.

PUBLIC HEARING: Possible summer circular route in the Downtown area

PUBLIC HEARING: Possible summer circular route in the Downtown area

Posted May 8th, 2015

The Eau Claire Transit Commission is looking at a service area additions for the downtown area during the summer.

Vendor applications are ready for Summer Fest and International Fall Festival!

Vendor applications are ready for Summer Fest and International Fall Festival!

Posted May 6th, 2016

Your business can be at Summer Fest and the International Fall Festival!

Can you help out at the Doll & Pet Parade on May 9th?

Can you help out at the Doll & Pet Parade on May 9th?

Posted May 1st, 2015

They need some volunteers for easy and fun jobs!

Eau Claire City Council decisions made last week

Eau Claire City Council decisions made last week

Posted April 29th, 2015

The Eau Claire City Council discussed a lot of different topics pertaining to Downtown at its meeting last night, April 28.

Eau Claire Marathon street closure for Sunday

Eau Claire Marathon street closure for Sunday

Posted May 1st, 2015

Check out all of these news stories to find out the Eau Claire Marathon route that's happening on Saturday.

The Outdoor Downtown Farmers Market opens this Saturday!

The Outdoor Downtown Farmers Market opens this Saturday!

Posted April 29th, 2015

The Outdoor Farmers Market will be held every Saturday in May.

Sculpture Sneak Peek!

Sculpture Sneak Peek!

Posted April 29th, 2015

This sculpture called "Eggciting News" is part of the next Sculpture Tour!