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Posted on: February 22, 2021

City Holding Small Business Plan Competition; Information Meeting Scheduled

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NEWS RELEASEOffice of Business Inclusion and AdvancementFeb. 22, 2021

The city is holding its Small Business Plan Competition again in 2021 and will hold an online information meeting Tuesday, March 2, for entrepreneurs interested in participating. The mee...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

Information Session on Upcoming City Capital Projects

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementFeb. 16, 2021

The city’s M/WBE program and the Office of Business Inclusion and Advancement are holding a virtual information meeting Thursday, Feb. 25, to brief prime contractors and minority- and ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

City Sponsoring Estimating & Bidding Seminar for M/WBE Businesses

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementFeb. 9, 2021

“Estimating & Bidding 101,” a free virtual seminar to help minority- and women-owned businesses understand and improve their bidding and estimating process, will be held o...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

City Offering Business Training Program; Class Registration Open

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NEWS RELEASEOffice of Business Inclusion and AdvancementOct. 15, 2020

The city’s Office of Business Inclusion and Advancement is again offering a free nine-week business training course for people interested in starting a small business or who re...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Certification Web Training Being Offered

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementAug. 17, 2020

Minority- and women-owned businesses can receive assistance in getting certified as historically underutilized businesses with the state of North Carolina through web-based training that will be...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

City Schedules Trial of In-Street Dining for Downtown Restaurants July 25

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementJuly 16, 2020 

The city and the Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership are scheduled to test on July 25 a proposal to close portions of downtown streets on weekend nights to allow restaurants to set up t...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

City Temporarily Allowing Expanded Outdoor Dining Downtown

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementMay 29, 2020 

The city is temporarily allowing downtown restaurants to expand their sidewalk dining areas beyond their immediate storefronts in order to give them a means of making up for lost capaci...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Information Session on Upcoming City Capital Projects

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NEWS RELEASEBusiness Inclusion & AdvancementNov. 27, 2019

The city’s M/WBE Division and the Access Center for Equity & Success are holding an information session and networking opportunity Thursday, Dec. 12, to brief minority- and women-o...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

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