Downtown News

Congratulations to last night's award winners

Congratulations to last night's award winners

Posted February 27th, 2014

Here is a list of the award winners from last nights annual award dinner.

Attorney: Confluence referendum could affect other arts efforts

Attorney: Confluence referendum could affect other arts efforts

Posted February 20th, 2014

Postponed due to weather: Community Television to host discussion on Confluence Project

Postponed due to weather: Community Television to host discussion on Confluence Project

Posted February 20th, 2014

City leaders will be answering questions regarding the proposed Confluence Project has been postponed. We will keep you up to date as when the new date will be.

Sponsor Our Downtown Clean-up!

Sponsor Our Downtown Clean-up!

Posted February 20th, 2014

Eau Claire's city clean up is happening May 17, 2014. Contact us if you want to sponsor an event or be a volunteer.

Hundreds of kids enjoying new second floor

Hundreds of kids enjoying new second floor

Posted February 20th, 2014

The children's place opened a new second floor exhibit with the theme of America's dairy land. The kids can sit in a John Deere tractor, as well as milk a cow.

Report to be released on Haymarket Plaza

Report to be released on Haymarket Plaza

Posted February 20th, 2014

The City of Eau Claire and West Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission will present a report on the future of the Haymarket public plaza. This event is rescheduled for March 11, 2014 due to the weather.

Jump-Start 2014!

Jump-Start 2014!

Posted February 19th, 2014

Find out more details here for this year's Jump-Start Downtown Eau Claire!

News on the Confluence Project

News on the Confluence Project

Posted February 18th, 2014

Here you will find news on the confluence project dating from January to February. To stories of a later date please visit http://www.wqow.com/.

City of Patience: Fairfax Pool an example of another complicated project

City of Patience: Fairfax Pool an example of another complicated project

Posted February 18th, 2014

This article takes a look back at a similar project, the Fairfax pool, and people are looking to this project for some perspective for the Confluence project.

Voices for Growth

Voices for Growth

Posted February 14th, 2014

Get out the vote!

Our City 2014

Our City 2014

Posted February 14th, 2014

Mark your calendar for this year's huge spring clean-up!

City leaders explain tax increment financing

City leaders explain tax increment financing

Posted February 14th, 2014

Tax increment financing is an effective tool for promoting economic development throughout the state. City leaders explain how it has benefited the Eau Claire community.

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Posted February 14th, 2014

Downtown business owner helps to give voice to local business owners with work in Washington

Downtown business owner helps to give voice to local business owners with work in Washington

Posted February 13th, 2014

Performing arts center director to speak to speak at Annual Awards Dinner

Performing arts center director to speak to speak at Annual Awards Dinner

Posted February 13th, 2014

Vote for your Downtown favorites!

Vote for your Downtown favorites!

Posted January 24th, 2014

Don't forget this Friday is First Fridays

Don't forget this Friday is First Fridays

Posted February 6th, 2014

Hotel owners thinking about how they can work together

Hotel owners thinking about how they can work together

Posted February 6th, 2014

The Green Tree Inn and Suites will be soon transforming into a creative and unique boutique hotel with 30 modern and creative rooms. The plan is to have the hotel open late this year or early next year.

Do you have projects for volunteers?

Do you have projects for volunteers?

Posted February 6th, 2014

Former Ramada is emptied, and ready for remodeling

Former Ramada is emptied, and ready for remodeling

Posted February 6th, 2014

The Ramada remodeling began shortly after the purchase on January 15th. The number of rooms will be reduced from 123 to about 80 to 90 rooms making room for suites and long-term stay. Along with these upgrades the convention center will be remodel and a new restaurant and coffee shop. Ramada will be