Jamaica Center Business Improvement District

Two Queens BID leaders receive Leadership Award
Two Queens BID leaders receive Leadership Award
Business Angy Altamirano 7/17/2013 at 4:00PM

Two local business improvements districts (BIDs) took home distinguished awards at the 12th Annual Neighborhood Achievement Awards. On July 15, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Robert K. Steel, and New York City Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Robert W. Walsh presented the 2013 awards at Gracie Mansion to honorees from the [...]

Sheraton coming to Jamaica
Sheraton coming to Jamaica
Business Maggie Hayes 7/09/2013 at 10:27AM

Downtown Jamaica development is under way with the official announcement of a Four Points Sheraton hotel headed to the area. After the economic downturn of a few years ago, development and investment interest is at long last picking back up, said Laurel Brown, executive director of the Jamaica Center Business Improvement District (BID). “There is [...]