Business Services

We work to create a vibrant commercial corridor on Myrtle Avenue by improving retail mix, supporting our existing businesses, upgrading signage and storefronts, and promoting our district’s unique local character.

Business Attraction

We work to improve the district’s retail mix to better serve the neighborhood by working with new and first-time entrepreneurs to find a retail space…

Business Retention

We advocate for existing businesses and liaise between them and city agencies and other organizations to the benefit of local merchants…

BID Storefront Improvement Grants

The BID Storefront Improvement Grant program provides small matching grants, as well as design services, to business owners…

Home Grown and Locally Owned

We advocate for existing businesses and liaise between them and city agencies and other organizations to the benefit of local merchants…

Young Entrepreneur Mentorship Program

The Young Entrepreneur Mentorship Program (YEMP) is a summer program where youth serve as mentees to Myrtle Avenue business owners…