Updates on the Business Improvement District

Dear Property Owner or West Bank Business Owner,

Thank you once more for your continued involvement with the progress of the proposed West Bank Improvement District. This letter serves as as a follow up to our last correspondence, to give you an update on our most recent activity.

Thus far, we’ve received the following support for a self-managed West Bank District, including:

A vote in support of the WBID by the West Bank Business Association in June 2012 and 2011;
A vote in support of the WBID by the …

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Great Cities – Business Improvement District Presentation


The Great Cities collaborative is inviting community members, stakeholders, and interested parties to learn about the Business Improvement District model as well as the work they are doing to install this model in the Twin Cities metro area. The group will be giving a panel presentation followed by a question and answer session.


Carol Jean Becker, Overview of Business Improvement Districts

David Feehan, Business Improvement District operations

Area Presentations (directors of each org will speak to challenges & progress)

Joyce Wisdom – Lake Street Council: …

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WBID: Safety Ambassadors Program Tour

Interested in learning about a Safety Ambassadors program?

Join us for a presentation about the Safety Ambassadors program of the Downtown Improvement District (DID), followed by a tour of the West Bank neighborhood. The tour will be an opportunity to discuss a Safety Ambassadors program as part of the West Bank Improvement District (WBID) and share safety concerns and key issues with Block by Block, the vendor that provides the Safety Ambassadors program.

When: Tuesday, May 1, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: African Development Center Conference …

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Management District Slideshow

This is the slide show that was presented at the July Membership Meeting:

Other Resources:
SSD Feasibility In Cedar Riverside

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