Business Improvement District Advisory Committee

Regular Meeting

4:00 p.m.
Third Thursday of the months January, April, July and October
El Encanto
700 El Mercado Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Josephine Louie, Seat One
  • Elizabeth Yang, Seat Two
  • Gene Jeng, Seat Three
  • Zhen Wu, Seat Four
  • Jessy Li, Seat Five

Additional Information

Staff Liaison

Joseph Torres, Economic Development Manager
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Committee Information

The Business Improvement District Advisory Committee (BIDAC’s) primary responsibility is making recommendations to the City Council on the expenditure of BID funds and the operation of the Business Improvement District, which exists to enhance and promote the District area through activities like the Lunar Festival, identification signage, sidewalk, and right-of-way cleaning as well as public improvement and promotional activities.

The Business Improvement District (BID) encompasses the central Downtown area extending from Garvey Avenue from Ramona Avenue to Nicholson Avenue, and on Garfield Avenue from south of Newmark Avenue to Emerson Avenue.

The committee consists of 5 seats.  Members serving on the Business Improvement District Advisory Committee must own or operate a business within the business improvement district. This board is subject to the Monterey Park Conflict of Interest Code.