See the below links for information on BIDs (Business Improvement Districts)
New York City BID (Business Improvement District) Formation Guide - A Step-by-Step Guide. The guide outlines each step of the BID formation process, and gives advice as to how to create a successful new BID, cost-efficiently and time-effectively
New York City BID (Business Improvement District) Management Guide -This document is targeted toward individuals who may be new BID managers in New York City and BID staff that are looking for resources to administer their ongoing relationship with SBS and other City Agencies or better understand contractual or legislative procedures. Responsible fiscal management is at the foundation of any successful organization. All BIDs are required to submit CPA-audited financial statements to SBS on an annual basis. Those BIDs that have submitted their latest audited financial statements on time and whose audited financial statements have no material weaknesses will have fulfilled this requirement.