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Georgetown Business Improvement District

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Georgetown Business Improvement District is a urban development organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1996. As of 2018 they had $4.0 million in revenue and $5.0 million in assets.

Georgetown Business Improvement District (BID) is a publicly chartered, private, non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and enhancing the accessibility, attractiveness and overall appeal of Georgetown's commercial district.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Georgetown Partnership.

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Program areas at Georgetown Business Improvement District

Street services and street scape programs:program supported by general bid tax revenues provides daily trash removal from sidewalk and curb areas, leaf and snow removal, grafitti and sticker removal, brick repair, light pole painting, and tree box maintenance. Program is staffed by members of the clean team 7 days a week. Program also includes seasonal night work performing powerwashing. The clean team covers over 26,500 linear feet of sidewalk (approximately 5 miles). Streetscape services provide enhancement to the appearance of georgetown streets with flower baskets, and holiday decorations.

Transportation: the transportation program focuses on improving all aspects of the transportation systems serving georgetown. It seeks to reduce vehicle congestion; increase use of transit, bicycles, pedestrian access, and car sharing; improve pedestrian safety; and better communicate all transportation options to, from, and around georgetown. The program is staffed by a full time transportation director and supported by collaboration from other program leaders including the marketing and communications, and operations staff. The agenda for the program is contained in the georgetown 2028 plan and includes organizing support for large scale infrastructure projects such as a metro station and an aerial gondola lift; working with ddot to make street management improvements; and planning and implementation of demonstration projects.

Marketing, public relations, and events to promote georgetown as a place to do business, shop, dine, and enjoy recreation and entertainment venues. The marketing department puts out weekly e-newsletters, operates social media channels, organizes media coverage, and produces four signature events and multiple small events throughout the year. The program is led by the vice president overseeing the pr and communications director and events coordinator. Publications and projects are also assisted by consultants and volunteers

Form 990s for Georgetown Business Improvement District

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Aug 23, 2017990OView PDF
2015-09Jun 10, 2016990OView PDF
2014-09May 26, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Georgetown Business Improvement District

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$4,001,060
Investment income and dividends$24,628
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$0
Total revenues$4,025,688

Vendors for Georgetown Business Improvement District

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-03-01
█████████Content management system software2020-03-01
██████ ███ ██████████ ██Tax accounting2019-03-26
██████ ███Software2018-09-10
██████████Marketing software2018-09-10
█████ ██ █████Street Services$784,0662018-09-01
██████ ███████████Landscape Services$259,7102018-09-01

Personnel at Georgetown Business Improvement District

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Nancy MiyahiraDirector of Marketing$143,618Sept. 30, 2018
John WiebensonAsst Deputy Dir Oper.$104,039Sept. 30, 2018
████ ██████Treasurer / Director$0Sept. 30, 2018
██████ ██████Director$0Sept. 30, 2018
███ █████Secretary / Director$0Sept. 30, 2018
█████ █████Secretary$0Sept. 30, 2016
███ ████████Treasurer$0Sept. 30, 2016

Peer urban development organizations

1The Right Place501(c)(6)$9.5 millionGrand Rapids, MI
2Capitol Riverfront Business Improvement District (BID)501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
3San Antonio Economic Development Foundation (SAEDF)501(c)(6)$2.7 millionSan Antonio, TX
4Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE)501(c)(6)$1.4 millionRochester, NY
5Downtown Indy501(c)(6)$2.1 millionIndianapolis, IN
6Central Houston501(c)(6)$1.0 millionHouston, TX
7Missouri Partnership501(c)(6)$2.3 millionSt Louis, MO
8Rosslyn Business Improvement District (BID)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionArlington, VA
9Downtown Roanoke Incorporated501(c)(6)$1.4 millionRoanoke, VA
10Regional Growth Partnership (RGB)501(c)(6)$2.8 millionToledo, OH
11Greater Memphis Chamber501(c)(6)$6.0 millionMemphis, TN
12Invest Buffalo Niagara (BNE)501(c)(6)$2.1 millionBuffalo, NY
13Atlanta Committee for Progress (ACP)501(c)(6)$1.4 millionAtlanta, GA
14Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC)501(c)(6)$4.0 millionExton, PA
15Fka Economic Development Commission of Mid-Florida (EDC)501(c)(6)$7.9 millionOrlando, FL
16Downtown Stockton Alliance501(c)(6)$1.1 millionStockton, CA
17Team Neo501(c)(6)$5.7 millionBrecksville, OH
18California Alliance for Jobs501(c)(6)$3.2 millionSacramento, CA
19Research Triangle Regional Partnership (RTRP)501(c)(6)$1.4 millionRaleigh, NC
20Metropolitan Improvement District (DSA)501(c)(6)$12 millionSeattle, WA
21Greater Wichita Partnership501(c)(6)$2.4 millionWichita, KS
22NoMa Business Improvement District501(c)(6)$3.7 millionWashington, DC
23Golden Triangle501(c)(6)$5.0 millionWashington, DC
24International Downtown Association (IDA)501(c)(6)$1.9 millionWashington, DC
25Dayton Development Coalition (DDC)501(c)(6)$4.1 millionDayton, OH