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The Business Improvement District (BID), the property-owner organization, was created in 2005 and renewed for 10 years in 2015; the BID manages clean, safe, and outreach programs.

Randy Hafer
High Plains Architects
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Mike Tuss
CTA Architects
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Sean Lynch
Pub Station
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Scott Turner
Billings Times
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Rudi Marten
Clark Marten Photography
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Joe Stout
Director of Operations
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James Chandler
Associate Development Director / BID Street Team
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Jerrid Gray
BID Street Team
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Kylar Broderius
BID Street Team
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The Community Innovations (CI), a coalition of the business community, social services, city government and officials, tribal leaders, law enforcement, and the faith community, came to exist after The Downtown Billings Alliance and City of Billings co-hosted a Community Innovations Summit in October of 2014 to address the issues of chronic inebriation, an increase in street disorder, and transiency affecting the city, and downtown Billings in particular. The Summit showcased data-driven and solution-oriented national best practices. Community Innovations continues to see measurable, positive impacts and continues to drive change through creation of working task forces, implementation of comprehensive, downtown community policing program, a continuum of care where the cornerstone is cultural awareness and sensitivity in counseling and treatment, while intersecting vulnerable populations with resources and alternatives to cyclical, addictive, or negative behavior.

Nell Eby
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Marcee Neary
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Dan Brooks
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Erika Willis
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Tina Volek
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Stephanie Robinson
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Denise Joy
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The Downtown Billings Association (DBA), which was known as the merchant/membership organization, was created in 1985. The DBA promotes and advocates for a vital city center through programmatic and place-making elements like event management, public art, and greenspace development.

Sam Merrick
MetraPark
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Chris White
Albertsons
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Travis Dimond
Berkshire Hathaway Floberg Real Estate
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Biff Hagstrom
iGruv Eyewear
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Jennifer Reiser
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Gillette Vaira
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Tracy Mouser
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Jeffrey Keller
DBA Treasurer
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Kendra Fike
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Katie Thurman
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Mia Yegen
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Toni Schneider
CTA Architects
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Brandon Scala
Valley FCU
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Mariah Carpenter
Joy of Living
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Matt Blakeslee
Art House Cinema & Pub
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Ann Kosempa
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Zack Dunn
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David Fishbaugh
Parking Board Rep
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Ignacio Barron Viela
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Jeff Lethert
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The Downtown Billings Partnership (DBP), the economic development and redevelopment arm of the Alliance, was created in 1998, to implement the transformative 1997 Framework Plan, the downtown master plan. The DBP assists the City of Billings with Tax Increment Financing (TIF) investment in largely the central business district. Since the implementation of the Framework Plan in 1998, there have been 335 projects totaling over $66 million in Tax Increment Financing District (TIFD) funds and over $234 million in private investment to revitalize and grow the city center, downtown Billings.

Sam Merrick
MetraPark
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Zack Dunn
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David Fishbaugh
Parking Board Rep
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James A. Patten
PPBG Law
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Jock West
West Law Firm
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Joni Harman
Swift Building Lofts
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Norman Miller
Miller Building
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Randy Hafer
High Plains Architects
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Steve Arveschoug
Big Sky EDA Rep
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Chris Kukulski
City of Billings Rep
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Bo Bruinsma
Billings Public Schools Rep
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Dennis Pitman
Yellowstone County Commissioner
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Kim Olsen
O2 Architects
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Ethan Kanning
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Chris Montague
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Stephen Wahrlich
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Steve Tostenrud
First Interstate Bank
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Marguerite Jodry
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Katy Easton
CEO
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Penny Ronning
City Council Ex-officio
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Katy Easton
CEO
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Mehmet Casey
Development Director
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Matt Headlee
Director of Membership
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Lindsay Richardson
Director of Events
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Mel Barbour
Marketing & Brand Manager
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Molly Schiltz
Arts & Culture Coordinator
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Joe Stout
Director of Operations
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James Chandler
Associate Development Director / BID Street Team
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Emily Meick
Office Manager
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Jerrid Gray
BID Street Team
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Kylar Broderius
BID Street Team
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Officer Tony Nichols
Downtown Resource Officer
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Officer Brad Mansur
Downtown Resource Officer
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