• About BID Council

    San Diego’s Business Improvement District (BID) program is a precedent setting collaboration between the City of San Diego and San Diego’s small business community. For over 20 years, San Diego’s BID system has sponsored various activities designed to improve business conditions in San Diego’s older business districts.
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  • Micro District Program

    What is the Micro District Program?

    The City of San Diego recognizes that not all neighborhood business districts may qualify to become a BID, because they lack a “critical mass” of business tax certificate (business license) holders. The smallest BID in the current system has at least 300 assessed
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  • Tree Means Business

    The BID Council runs an urban forestry program by the name of “Trees Mean Business”. An urban forest is a collective mass of trees found within a community’s boundaries, including street trees, privately owned trees, and trees growing on public land such as parks, schools, and institutional grounds.
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Events

    • Tuesday
    • September
    • 23

    PACIFIC BEACH CERTIFIED FARMERS' MARKET

    BAYNRD ST FROM GARNET AVE TO HORNBLEND ST

    MARKET MANAGER: CATT FIELDS-WHITE 619 233-3901 INFO@SDWEEKLYMARKETS.COM

    • Wednesday
    • September
    • 24

    OB Farmers Market

    4900 Newport Ave

    Sponsored by OB MainStreet Association Info: (619) 224-4906, info@oceanbeachsandiego.com 4-8 pm Summer, 4-7 pm Winter OceanBeachSanDiego.com

    • Wednesday
    • September
    • 24

    Midway BID community meeting

    Hampton Inn San Diego-Sea World/Airport Area, 3888 Greenwood St, San Diego, CA, United States

    Good Afternoon Folks! It's my pleasure to announce that we will be hosting our first Midway Business Improvement District community meeting at the end of this month. Join us to discuss the current state of the Midway area, Improvement Goals for the community, and our plan of action to re-active the Midway Business Improvement District. The meeting details are as follows: When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Location: Hampton Inn Sea World\ San Diego Airport: 3888 Greenwood St. San Diego, CA 92110 Meeting information can be found at www.MidwayBID.org Please feel free to RSVP via email if you are planning on attending the meeting. If you have any questions or concerns please contact me at 619-814-1601 or via email at VictorR@newporttafthotels.com. Hospitably Yours, Victor H. Ravago General Manager\ Area Dir. of Operations

    • Thursday
    • September
    • 25

    Board of Directors Meeting

    Little Italy Association, 2210 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA, United States

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING July 24, 2014 8:30am NEW TIME! Little Italy Association Office 2210 Columbia Street BID COUNCIL AGENDA 1. Introductions 2. Public Comment 3. Additions to Agenda (5 minutes) INFO ITEM 4. President’s Report INFO ITEM 5. Industry Partners Reports (20 minutes) INFO ITEM a. Economic Development/Office of Small Business - Meredith Dibden Brown b. BID Advocate, Liz Studebaker c. SDG&E- Jane Verbeek Groth d. Accion San Diego- Nick Miluso 6. Consent Agenda (5 minutes) ACTION ITEM a. Executive Committee Minutes June(attached) b. Financial Reports June (attached) c. Special Events/ Leg committee meeting (attached) 7. Board Meeting Minutes June (5 minutes) ACTION ITEM 8. Reform the MAD Ad-Hoc committee to discuss issues and change the Special Events/Leg committee to an Ad Hoc status ACTION ITEM 9. Job Duties and Measureable outcomes (25 minutes) ACTION ITEM 10. Council Policy 600-24 position 11. Presentation about NEW MARKET TAX CREDITS INFO ITEM THIS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE IN ALTERNATIVE FORMATS UPON REQUEST. To request an alternative format, or to request a sign language or oral interpreter for the meeting, please contact the Meeting Coordinator at least five (5) working days before the meeting at (619) 239-2437 to ensure availability. Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) are available for the meeting upon request.

    • Thursday
    • September
    • 25

    NORTH PARK CERTIFIED FARMERS' MARKET

    CVS PARKING LOT S/W CORNER FROM HERMAN ST TO NORTH PARK WAY

    MARKET MANAGER: Catt Fields-White 619 233-3901 INFO@SDWEEKLYMARKETS.COM