The Ratepayer Board of Directors sets policy and determines how BID resources are spent to improve the economic capacity of Downtown through the provisions of enhanced municipal services in the areas of cleanliness, safety, promotions, marketing, and transportation. Your expertise and participation can help guide the BID to continue providing a high level of service and maintain the positive revitalization momentum underway in Downtown Spokane.

The Ratepayer Advisory Board represents a diverse array of business interest within the BID. As such, each seat represents a different Downtown contingency.

The following seats are available representing:

  • Residential
  • Residential
  • Zone 3 A

The following seats are up for renewal of existing board members representing:

Second Term

  • Nonprofit, Volunteers of America, Fawn Schott
  • Large Retail, River Park Square, Jennifer Hatton

Third Term

  • Small Retail, Ben & Jerry’s, Kari Conner
  • Large Business, Express Employment Professionals, Ira Amstadter

Business Improvement District boundaries