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Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) Board


PURPOSE:  It shall be the purpose of the Downtown West Bend Business Improvement District (BID) to focus on the development, redevelopment, maintenance, operation, and promotion of the district. 

POWERS AND DUTIES:  The BID Board shall have the powers and duties prescribed in Section 66.1109, Wisconsin Statutes, and such other powers and duties as may be vested in it from time to time by the Common Council.  The BID Board shall work within the bounds of the law and carry out the BID Operating Plan.

STRUCTURE:  The BID Board shall consist of nine (9) members, one (1) alderperson and eight (8) citizens.  A majority of the board members shall own or occupy real property in the BID.

TERMS:  The BID Board shall consist of Nine (9) members on three (3) year staggered terms.  All members of the BID Board shall be appointed by the mayor, subject for confirmation by the Common Council.  Terms are on calendar year increments, each BID Board member’s term shall expire on December 31.  The alderperson’s term shall be a one (1) year term, appointed annually at the common council’s organizational meeting. 

CHAIRMAN:  Officers of the BID Board shall be elected annually by the BID Board at the first meeting.  Term of office shall be one (1) year. 

                       2018 Operating Plan
                            2019 Operating Plan


Chairman:  Mike Husar, President

Name                                                                           Tenure  (Jan 1 - Dec 31)

Justice Madl, Alderperson                                      April 2019 - April 2020
Brian Culligan                                                                2014 - 2020
Peggy Fischer, Vice President                                    2016 - 2021
Mike Husar, President                                                  2012 - 2020
Tony Jasen                                                                    2014 - 2020
Wayne Kainz                                                                  2014 - 2020
Kathy Murphy
(fulfilling John Hafeman's term)                                2018 - 2019 
Larry Porter, Secretary                                                 2013 - 2019 
Herb Tennies                                                                 2011 - 2019 


Contact Information:

Adam Gitter
City of West Bend
1115 S. Main Street
West Bend, WI  53095

For more information on the Downtown Business Improvement District, please visit the Downtown West Bend Association website.  





West Bend City Hall
1115 S. Main Street
West Bend, WI 53095
(262) 335-5100