Promote general welfare of the people living in, working in, and visiting the neighborhood, through programs and services which help maintain and promote business in 86 B.I.D. Board of Directors strive to create a welcoming environment for residents, businesses, shoppers, and visitors in the best interests of the district.
Developed in the 1990s, 86 B.I.D. started operations in 2001
131 properties over 160 businesses.
86 B.I.D. is a public/private partnership = property and business owners elect to make a collective contribution to the maintenance, development, and promotion of the district.
Program Services include Sanitation/Maintenance; Marketing/Promotions; Capital Improvements; Beautification
All funds a special assessment are paid by property owners within the district.
86 B.I.D. is one of over 75 B.I.D.s in the City of New York
Coordinates with NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
86 BID is managed by a Board of Directors comprised of merchants, residents, elected officials and property owners, as per NYC rules and regulations. The Board, also called the District Management Association (DMA), meets regularly; additionally there are committee meetings throughout the year and an Annual Meeting every June. The board addresses program services, administrative matters, budget priorities, community and other relevant issues. New York City Department of Small Business Services (NYC SBS) oversees 86BID activities. The Board is supported by a part time staff. Click here for a list of all current 86th Street BID Board Members.
COMMERCIAL PROPERTY OWNERS (CLASS A)
COMMERCIAL TENANTS (CLASS B)
Malissa Richards- Apple Bank
RESIDENTS (CLASS C)
PUBLIC OFFICIALS (CLASS D)
Eric Adams– Mayor of the City of New York
Antonio Reynoso– Brooklyn Borough President
Brad Lander– Comptroller of the City of New York
Justin Brannan– NYC Council, 43rd District
NON-VOTING (CLASS E)
Josephine Beckman – Chair, Community Board 10
Steve Petros- President
Janet Bonamassa- Vice President
Sandy Vallas- Vice President
Javaid Syed- Treasurer
Betty Cohen- Secretary
Patrick Condren – Consultant/Executive Director Services
Carla Astorino– Executive Assistant
Patrick Donohue– Program Manager