Jackson Heights BID Bring New Levels of Improvement with Ambassadors

The Jackson Heights BID shopping strip is looking a lot prettier these days with news trees, benches and cleaner streets. It’s a far cry from what the 82nd Street business improvement district or BID used to look like. Now it’s got a new look, new leadership and a new name. It’s now called the 82nd Street partnership and business owners appear to like it.

Retail businesses are members of the BID and many of the store owners had complained to local leaders that under the old Business Improvement District there wasn’t a lot of improvement.

“It’s something Councilmember Ferreras and I have been working very hard for a long period of time and we are finally beginning to see it realized,” said City Councilman Daniel Dromm.

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