Downtown News

Thanks renewing DECI members!

Thanks renewing DECI members!

Posted April 10th, 2015

Thank you for supporting Downtown Eau Claire, renewing members!

New banners placed on Downtown streets

New banners placed on Downtown streets

Posted April 8th, 2015

Drivers, walkers, and bikers will notice new banners on some downtown Eau Claire streets today! Brand new vinyl banners will go up on South Barstow, Street, Farwell Street, and Graham Avenue. The banners boast Eau Claire's honor as an All-America City Award winner.

DECI honors those who support and encourage a strong Downtown

DECI honors those who support and encourage a strong Downtown

Posted April 8th, 2015

Thirteen awards were handed out at Downtown Eau Claire, Inc.’s recent Annual Awards Dinner. The dinner, held at Houligans Steak and Seafood Pub, is to celebrate the year’s accomplishments and to recognize many people, businesses, and organizations that contributed to the successes.

Downtown Budget Cinema re-opens after extreme makeover: theater edition

Downtown Budget Cinema re-opens after extreme makeover: theater edition

Posted April 8th, 2015

People probably will not recognize the little budget theater on South Barstow Street the next time they visit.

City leaders work on ramp leases

City leaders work on ramp leases

Posted April 3rd, 2015

Work at the site of a new city parking ramp will begin soon, but city leaders are first working out the details of lease agreements with JAMF Software and RCU.

Thank you to the 2015 Our City sponsors so far

Thank you to the 2015 Our City sponsors so far

Posted April 3rd, 2015

It's not too late! You can sponsor the Our City Spring Clean Up too, by calling 715-839-4914 or emailing downtown@eauclairewi.gov.

Market & Johnson makes $250,000 Confluence pledge

Market & Johnson makes $250,000 Confluence pledge

Posted April 3rd, 2015

Eau Claire firm Market & Johnson pledged $250,000 to the Confluence Project's arts center.

Movie theater opens today!

Movie theater opens today!

Posted April 3rd, 2015

Micon Cinema's Downtown Budget Cinema holds its first showing tonight, Friday, April 3, after being closed for renovations!

Library hosts spring staycation for kids

Library hosts spring staycation for kids

Posted March 25th, 2015

The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire launched the first of many activities on Tuesday for kids to stay occupied during spring break.

Downtown bridges due for work, but not all at once

Downtown bridges due for work, but not all at once

Posted March 25th, 2015

All three bridges that get motor vehicles across the Chippewa River in the heart of Eau Claire are due for some work within the next year.

Downtown Eau Claire's 2015 Calendar of Events

Downtown Eau Claire's 2015 Calendar of Events

Posted March 20th, 2015

Check out all of the Downtown Eau Claire Inc. events happening this year!

Eau Claire OKs three-level parking ramp

Eau Claire OKs three-level parking ramp

Posted March 25th, 2015

A 570-stall downtown parking ramp fits Eau Claire's budget, but city leaders could consider adding another level to the project later this year while it is under construction.

Thank you to this week's new member!

Thank you to this week's new member!

Posted March 20th, 2015

Casual Ore Formal

Eau Claire Jazz Festival

Eau Claire Jazz Festival

Posted March 20th, 2015

The Eau Claire Jazz Festival is pleased to present an exciting entertainment lineup this year.

Galloway light is fully functional today

Galloway light is fully functional today

Posted March 20th, 2015

A new stop light was placed at the intersection of Galloway Street and Farwell Street last week.

Downtown Sushi Restaurant Planned

Downtown Sushi Restaurant Planned

Posted March 20th, 2015

Two new restaurants planned for Eau Claire will be reviewed Monday night by the Plan Commission.

Micon budget theater is almost finished!

Micon budget theater is almost finished!

Posted March 20th, 2015

Micon's Downtown Cinema is currently closed for renovation. However, its owners hope to have it open by the end of this month!

Swan Lake Ballet Studio is offering classical ballet lessons

Swan Lake Ballet Studio is offering classical ballet lessons

Posted March 16th, 2015

Swan Lake Ballet Studio is offering classical ballet lessons!

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day downtown!

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day downtown!

Posted March 11th, 2015

All good green fun on Sunday, March 15th beginning at 11:45 am!

Commonweal pledges $100,000 to Confluence

Commonweal pledges $100,000 to Confluence

Posted March 11th, 2015

Commonweal Development, Inc. will donate $100,000 to the Confluence Project's arts performing center's fundraising campaign.