Downtown News

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

Confluence Project question will be placed before voters on  April 1 ballot

Confluence Project question will be placed before voters on April 1 ballot

Posted January 30th, 2014

Eau Claire voters will have two questions on the spring election ballot that would impact local government contributions to the Confluence Projects.

Arts Board listens to EC residents

Arts Board listens to EC residents

Posted January 30th, 2014

The members of the Wisconsin Arts Board were on a five-city tour, in which they made a stop in Eau Claire.

Grab this Sunday's Leader-Telegram for more News from Downtown Eau Claire!

Grab this Sunday's Leader-Telegram for more News from Downtown Eau Claire!

Posted January 30th, 2014

Find out the most recent news that is happening downtown Eau Claire by reading the Leader-Telegram on the first Sunday of each month.

Independent film premieres at Downtown Cinema

Independent film premieres at Downtown Cinema

Posted January 30th, 2014

The film "Fedora" was shot in Eau Claire, as well as premiered in Eau Claire.

Tangled Up in Hue celebrates five years

Tangled Up in Hue celebrates five years

Posted January 30th, 2014

Tangled Up in Hue is celebrating its 5th anniversary. They will be hosting a five year anniversary party on February 7, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There will be live music, food, a free raffle, and all merchandise will be on sale for 20 percent off.