We are often asked, “What is the difference between the Bayside Business Association and the Bayside Village Bid?” So, we created this to help everyone understand the difference.
Please note, the Bayside Business Association and the Bayside Village BID work in partnership to help support our Bayside businesses and improve the overall quality of life for the Bayside community.
Bayside Business Association is a business networking organization dedicated to serving those who work and live within Bayside. Our goal is to provide local businesses with the support and resources necessary to grow while also improving the Bayside community.
Bayside-based business owners can take advantage of great member perks, including:
A BID or Business Improvement District is a geographical area where local stakeholders oversee and fund the maintenance, improvement, and promotion of their commercial district.
BIDs create vibrant, clean, and safe districts. They deliver services and improvements above and beyond those typically provided by the City. These services can include:
BIDs help to brand their districts and market small businesses on their corridor. They facilitate networking among merchants, host community events, and advocate for improvements to the district. BIDs also serve as a liaison between local businesses and stakeholders and the City government. In doing so, BIDs provide a collective voice for the neighborhood and help inform City policy based on their unique local knowledge.