What We Do

The Montclair Center BID works to keep Montclair Center great, make it even better, and let the world know about shopping, dining, working and living in Montclair Center.  We focus on vibrant streets, economic development and quality of life.  We follow the National Main Street model and bring value to the district in four fundamental ways:

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Enhance Economic Value 

  • Identify and recruit new businesses to Montclair Center
  • Connect property owners and their agents with potential tenants
  • Work with existing businesses to make their ventures more successful
  • Help new businesses learn the local ropes

Create Marketing Value

  • Encourage, create and promote events that draw customers and focus to the district
  • Brand and market the district, through public relations, social media and advertising

Promote Civic Value

  • Advocate for business friendly ordinances and practices in municipal agencies
  • Serve as an “honest broker” between local businesses and governmental agencies

Build Physical Value

  • Encourage and contribute to public placemaking within Montclair Center
  • Promote and encourage the artistic and historic eclecticism of the district
  • Supplement municipal amenities, maintenance and sanitation efforts