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IV SECTION: MARKETING AND PROMOTION

Business attraction, creation, retention and assistance programs

Source: http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs079/1011270028105/archive/1109380059536.html [Access: 28.03.2012]

Program

Description

Number

Attraction of business new to the area

N.A.

Creation of new business (start-ups)

4

Public

Private

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

The Downtown BID has started up 42 new business (2010-2011), of which 28 new restaurants. $21 million have been invested in new restaurants, creating over 500 jobs and absorbing over 75,000 sf.

42

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

N.A.

Retention of business Assistance weak business

4.2

Financial sources

Services and improvements

Source: http://www.bostonbid.org [Access: 28.01.2012]

Sondergard M., “Have you noticed a change in downtown Boston? Business Improvement District is having an impact”, on-line article in CommonWealth - Politics, ideas and civic life in Massachusetts, 22 august 2011. http://www.commonwealthmagazine.org/News-and-Features/Online-exclusives/2011/Summer/014-Have-you-noticed-a-changein-downtown-Boston.aspx [Access: 30.01.2012]

http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs079/1011270028105/archive/1109380059536.html [Access: 28.03.2012]

Programs

Description

Item

The Downtown BID has hauled away almost 92.000 pounds of trash and removed more than 2.500 stickers and graffiti sites.

Cleaning

Financial sources Public

Private

Total

N.A.

N.A.

1.218.000 $

… Retail Enhancement …

Economic Revitalization

9Security and Safety

…

Building Restoration/Renewal Innovation/Green … Technologies Education and … Training …

4

E.g. Federal, State, County or City Programs, CDC, Private Corporations, Social Enterprises, Private University, Private Investments Found, Foundations, etc.

11

Work progress wp1 survey forms  

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