Downtown News

New auction for downtown hotel could be in December

New auction for downtown hotel could be in December

Posted October 31st, 2013

A foreclosed downtown Eau Claire hotel and convention center could be back on the auction block for a third time as early as December.

The Holiday Season Opener

The Holiday Season Opener

Posted October 24th, 2013

On Friday, November 22 & Saturday, November 23 head downtown for holiday shopping fun!

Greater Midwest Mercantile Remodeling

Greater Midwest Mercantile Remodeling

Posted October 24th, 2013

Since the reopening of South Barstow Street, several business owners have embarked on their own improvement projects, which are creating a new attraction toward the downtown area.

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Posted October 24th, 2013

Placemaking: Haymarket Plaza

Placemaking: Haymarket Plaza

Posted October 24th, 2013

Community inspiration needed for future public plaza.

The Confluence Project: City Council leans away from referendum, commits $5M to arts center

The Confluence Project: City Council leans away from referendum, commits $5M to arts center

Posted October 24th, 2013

The $5 million pledge the city made to a proposed $51.2 million community arts center should not be conditional on a binding referendum, the Eau Claire City Council decided.

Affordable Care Act Informational Presentations to be Held at Library

Affordable Care Act Informational Presentations to be Held at Library

Posted October 24th, 2013

Individuals and small business owners who want to learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace can attend one of two informational sessions to be held at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library. The first session is scheduled for Wednesday, November 6, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and will be repeate

National Women's Small Business Month Celebration

National Women's Small Business Month Celebration

Posted October 16th, 2013

Downtown will be Crawling with Zombies

Downtown will be Crawling with Zombies

Posted October 16th, 2013

New Community Look Out, Patio a Possibility by the Chippewa River

New Community Look Out, Patio a Possibility by the Chippewa River

Posted October 16th, 2013

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

Posted October 15th, 2013

A special storytime will be held on Friday, November 8, from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. in the Youth Services Program Room.

Trick-or-Treating in Downtown Eau Claire

Trick-or-Treating in Downtown Eau Claire

Posted October 10th, 2013

Trick-or-Treating is Thursday, Oct. 31 from 3-5 p.m. in Downtown Eau Claire.

Construction Update

Construction Update

Posted October 10th, 2013

A brief update on construction happening downtown.

Thank you to our Renewing Member!

Thank you to our Renewing Member!

Posted October 10th, 2013

Thanks to our renewing member, Market & Johnson!

Eau Claire Zombie Crawl

Eau Claire Zombie Crawl

Posted October 10th, 2013

A Zombie Crawl will be held in Downtown Eau Claire on Saturday, October 19. Fun will begin at Wilson Park from 4 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Capsule Holds History

Capsule Holds History

Posted October 10th, 2013

A time capsule was buried on September 21, 2013 during Celebrate Eau Claire festivities.

Open Enrollment for Health Care Law  Affects Small Businesses

Open Enrollment for Health Care Law Affects Small Businesses

Posted October 3rd, 2013

On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act. The law puts in place comprehensive health insurance reforms that will roll out over four years and beyond.

Upcoming Downtown Events

Upcoming Downtown Events

Posted October 3rd, 2013

Take a look at what downtown events will be coming up this fall!

It's First Fridays!

It's First Fridays!

Posted October 3rd, 2013

It's the first week of October and it's time again for First Fridays! Head downtown this Friday and check out special deals, sales, entertainment, and fun at local businesses!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Posted October 3rd, 2013