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Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Downtown Boston Business Improvement District is a urban development organization based in Boston, MA that was founded in 2010. As of 2019 they had $6.2 million in revenue and $2.6 million in assets.

The Downtown Boston Business Improvement District (BID) was created by property owners committed to achieving the district's full potential as a premier and vibrant destination.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Downtown Boston Business Improvement District Corporation.

(617) 261-0066
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Program areas at Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

Programs and services provided by the Corporation include the following:cleaning and hospitality supplemental cleaning of public ways, including cleaning curb lines, litter removal, sidewalk pressure-washing, supplemental cleaning of big belly solar compactors, and removal of handbills, gum, and graffiti. Hiring and training uniformed ambassadors to give directions, answer questions, distribute maps and other District information, and provide other assistance to residents, employees, property and Business owners, and visitors in the District. These services enhance the cleanliness of the District and make it more inviting, encouraging tourism and Business development in the area. During the period of july 1, 2018 through june 30, 2019 approximately 45% of the corporations time and resources will be expended on these areas.district promotions - programming activities and special events, promotion of Downtown businesses and amenities, maintaining website to serve as the definitive resource to Downtown, Business attraction and retention, promotion of economic development through market ...

Form 990s for Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Nov 15, 2019990View PDF
2018-06Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-06Nov 17, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 22, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Aug 21, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,957,354
Program services$212,326
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$128,737
Total revenues$6,298,417

Vendors for Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Constant ContactMarketing software2020-03-05
██████ ██████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-02
██████ ████████ ███Clean and Hospitality$3,084,7952019-06-01
█████ ███████ ███Landscaping$382,8772019-06-01

Personnel at Downtown Boston Business Improvement District

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rosemarie E. SansonePresident and Chief Executive Officer$212,063Sept. 24, 2020
Rose BoardmanChief Financial Officer-Sept. 24, 2020
██████ ███Interim Operations Director Ambassador Program-Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ███████Clean and Hospitality Operations Director-July 13, 2019
███████ ██ █████Operations Manager-Sept. 24, 2020
█████ █████████Communications and Social Media Manager-April 22, 2018
████ █████Membership Services and Database Manager-Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ██████████Senior Planner and Project Manager-Sept. 24, 2020
██████ ███████Market and Vendor Program Manager-Sept. 24, 2020
███████ ████████Project Manager-April 17, 2018
...and nine more key personnel

Peer urban development organizations

1Watertown Development Company501(c)(6)$4.9 millionWatertown, SD
2Downtown Berkeley Association501(c)(6)$1.9 millionBerkeley, CA
3Capitol Riverfront Business Improvement District (BID)501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
4Downtown Oklahoma City501(c)(6)$3.2 millionOklahoma City, OK
5Downtown Alliance501(c)(6)$1.8 millionSalt Lake City, UT
6Nashville Downtown Partnership501(c)(6)$11 millionNashville, TN
7Lakeview East Development Corporation501(c)(6)$1.9 millionChicago, IL
8Historic Downtown Los Angeles Business Improvement District Property Owners501(c)(6)$1.8 millionLos Angeles, CA
9Downtown Long Beach Alliance501(c)(6)$4.2 millionLong Beach, CA
10Downtown Partnership of Baltimore501(c)(6)$8.0 millionBaltimore, MD
11California Alliance for Jobs501(c)(6)$4.4 millionSacramento, CA
12Rosslyn Business Improvement District (BID)501(c)(6)$3.7 millionArlington, VA
13Economic Progress Alliance of Crawford County501(c)(6)$4.4 millionMeadville, PA
14Cincinnati Business Committee (CBC)501(c)(6)$3.8 millionCincinnati, OH
15Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation (BDCC)501(c)(6)$4.2 millionBrattleboro, VT
16Regional Industrial Development Corp of Southwestern Pennsylvania501(c)(6)$26 millionPittsburgh, PA
17Los Alamos Economic Development Corporation501(c)(6)$3.5 millionLos Alamos, NM
18Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC)501(c)(6)$2.3 millionNorfolk, VA
19Greater Hazleton Community Area New Development Organization501(c)(6)$8.5 millionHazleton, PA
20Develop Indy501(c)(6)$4.3 millionIndianapolis, IN
21Golden Triangle501(c)(6)$5.0 millionWashington, DC
22Portland Business Alliance501(c)(6)$9.0 millionPortland, OR
23South Park Stakeholders Group501(c)(6)$2.6 millionLos Angeles, CA
24Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District (DID)501(c)(6)$7.0 millionMinneapolis, MN
25Central City East Association501(c)(6)$2.2 millionLos Angeles, CA