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District Plan Proposed Updates for Members

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The Flatbush Ave. BID’s District Plan is the governing document that describes the BID and includes the formula used to assess properties within the District. Right now, the BID is trying to update this document to make sure that the assessment formula is fair and that it takes into account future growth within the BID. Read the 4-part proposal here:  FABID_District Plan Proposed Updates for Membership 12-11-18pdf

Current District Plan (go to 9th page to read the areas that the proposals are addressing):  FABID_District Plan as of 11-26-18

We encourage your feedback! All members (property owners, commercial tenants, and residential tenants within the BID) are welcome to comment. Please send us your thoughts or questions on any of these four items: Email:  FlatbushAveBID1[at]gmail.com [Subject line “District Plan”], or leave a voicemail:  718-282-2500, x66351. When giving feedback, please leave a phone number or email for us to use to contact you.

 

Small Business Saturday

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This Nov. 25, we want to share Small Business Saturday with you! It’s a holiday shopping tradition that celebrates small businesses like the ones in our BID. Also, on that day, we are bringing Santa and distributing “Shop Small” giveaways to shoppers from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. outside the Citibank at 885 Flatbush Ave. (corner of Church Ave.). We’ve ordered additional freebies and store decorations for the BID’s businesses…contact us asap if you would like items dropped off at your business (while supplies last)!

So mark your calendar for Nov. 25 — the Saturday after Thanksgiving — and get ready to Shop Small in the Flatbush Ave. BID.

You can help get the word out and celebrate Small Business Saturday by using #shopsmall on Facebook and all your social networks.

Thank you for all your support, and see you Saturday, Nov. 25!

Sidewalk Sales Fri. Aug. 25th to Sun. Aug 27th

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At the three-day-long Sidewalk Sale event merchants of the Church Avenue BID and the Flatbush Avenue BID offer shoppers extreme savings and fabulous deals on fashion, home-wares, stationery, beauty supplies, electrical goods, food, and more! The sales event takes place along the sidewalks and inside participating businesses located on Church Avenue between Coney Island Avenue and Flatbush Avenue and on Flatbush Avenue between Parkside Avenue and Cortelyou Road. For information on how to participate as a vendor, please contact us at 718-282-2500, x79290 or FlatbushAveBID3@gmail.com.

​​Local merchants can download the permit to participate here.