Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Bid

The Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement District serves nearly 200 properties centered around the retail corridors along Court, Livingston, and Schermerhorn Streets.

We provide supplemental sanitation services, retail development services, streetscape improvements, and advocacy efforts in order to improve the business environment and quality of life for our district.

FY16 Board of Directors
  • Paula Ingram, Ingram & Hebron Realty (Chair)
  • Penda Aiken, Penda Aiken, Inc. (Vice-Chair)
  • Jamie Anthony, Lonicera Partners
  • Jordan Barowitz, The Durst Organization
  • Nan Blackshear, Office of the Borough President
  • Samy Brahimy, IBEC Building Corp.
  • William Flounoy, Community Board #2
  • Charlene Heyliger, Gourd Chips
  • Justin Hohn, Con Edison
  • Shegun Holder, Jamestown Properties
  • Craig Holliday, Brooklyn Tabernacle (Treasurer)
  • Albert Laboz, United American Land
  • David Lombino, Two Trees (Vice-Chair)
  • Winfrida Mbewe-Chen, NYC Department of Small Business Services
  • Jon McMillan, TF Cornerstone
  • Steve Mirones, Arimed
  • Tom Onorato, Forest City Ratner Companies
  • Victor Vora, Greyhound (Secretary)
  • Robert Diamond, Tishman Speyer 
  • Gary DeSoiza,  Nu Hotel
  • Debra Bechtel,  Brooklyn Law School


Statutory Members

  • Mayor Bill de Blasio 
  • Comptroller Scott Stringer, Brittania Stewart (representative)
  • Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, Nan Blackshear (representative)
  • City Council Member Stephen Levin, Jonathan Boucher (representative)

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Download our most recent annual report and financial statements

Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn BID FY2016 Financial Statements