Madison Central Business Improvement District
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Fri, Dec 15, 2017
About Us : Programs & Services : Advocacy
Advocating for the District
The BID works closely with city staff and elected officials to advocate for the needs and interests of the district as a whole. Key areas and impacts include:
  • Construction - Construction Updates, liaison to city, business-friendly provisions in contracts.
  • Parking - Business needs on the table, parking on the Square, meters that take credit cards.
  • Halloween - Now a safer, ticketed event with entertainment.
  • Alcohol License Density Ordinance - BID advocacy had significant impact on ordinance.
  • Safety & Quality of Life - Safety alerts, ReachOut Program, liaison with Neighborhood Officer.
For more information, see our Leveraging Your Investment, Madison's Central BID 2004-2009.