Downtown News

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

Posted November 7th, 2013

The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire invites everyone to celebrate the installation of its new indoor sculpture, "Jack's Story Time." A special story time will be held on Friday, November 8, from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. in the Youth Services Program Room. Welcoming remarks and the

Bistro to make a splash on Water Street

Bistro to make a splash on Water Street

Posted November 7th, 2013

Pull up a seat at the wine barrel table and chairs at a new bistro on Water Street. The Splash Wine Bistro isn't open just yet, but will be in a matter of days.

Volunteer Registration for Christmastime in the City

Volunteer Registration for Christmastime in the City

Posted November 5th, 2013

We need your help! We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available for this year's Christmastime in the City.

First Fridays is this Friday!

First Fridays is this Friday!

Posted October 31st, 2013

First Fridays is tomorrow November 1!

Thank You to Our New and Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our New and Renewing Members!

Posted October 31st, 2013

Women Rocking Downtown for Breast Cancer

Women Rocking Downtown for Breast Cancer

Posted October 31st, 2013

Watch for More Downtown News in this Sunday's Leader Telegram

Watch for More Downtown News in this Sunday's Leader Telegram

Posted October 31st, 2013

Watch for our special section "News from Downtown Eau Claire" in the Eau Claire Leader Telegram the first Sunday of each month.

Zombies Take Over Downtown

Zombies Take Over Downtown

Posted October 31st, 2013

A twist on traditional trick or treating

A twist on traditional trick or treating

Posted October 31st, 2013

Two-thirds of Americans polled by Associated Press say their kids will be trick or treating this year but not everyone is going door to door Halloween night.

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.