BID Expansion

How has the Partnership made a difference in the neighborhood?

Since the Partnership's launch in 2006, the neighborhood has seen profound positive changes - and our organization has played a major role in affecting that change. 

The photos below showcase just a few of the drastic changes seen in the neighborhood since our organization was founded, highlighting examples of placemaking, beautification, and street cleaning.

You can find more examples of the immediate impact of our santiation team after the Partnership's inception here

Before the Partnership:

After the Partnership:

Video: Five Years with the Flatiron BID

Our video Here & Now: Five Years with the Flatiron BID was created in 2011 to celebrate the enormous impact the Partnership had in the neighborhood after just five years. For more insight on how far Flatiron and NoMad have come since 2006, please enjoy:

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Learn more about the approved BID expansion.


Quick Stats


overall approval rating in 2019 Annual Survey


sanitation service hours provided in FY 2019


trash bags collected in FY19


graffiti removals in FY 2019


of 2018 survey respondents found the BID to be "safer" or "as safe as" most Manhattan neighborhoods


encounters with homeless individuals to offer services in FY19


social media followers across Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook


tree pits planted & maintained


hanging flower baskets


price per square foot for Commercial A+B Office Space in Q4 2019, compared to Manhattan average of $64.10


neighborhood branded trash cans


individuals provided temporary shelter or permanent housing in FY19


community events hosted in FY19