Business Districts Working Together for a Better Cincinnati

2020 NBDSF Proposals

All proposals, with all supplemental documents, for the 2020 budget cycle can be found here.

NBDSF Review Meetings and Deadlines

Final Submission Deadline Review Committee Meeting Date
September 10, 2018September 14, 2018
October 08, 2018 October 12, 2018
November 05, 2018 November 09, 2018
December 10, 2018 December 14, 2018
January 07, 2019 January 11, 2019
February 04, 2019 February 08, 20194
March 04, 20194 +March 08,2019
April 08, 2019 ++April 12, 2019

* = Assumes that contract proposal is approved at the Review Committee meeting.
+ = Last time to submit proposal for 2019 NEW Contracts in order for communities to have enough time to spend funds by the end of the contract on June 30, 2018.
++ = Last time to submila proposal for 2019 Formal Amendments.
The final submission deadline is MANDATORY for all proposals. The purpose of the deadline is to have City staff review proposals for missing information, compliance or documentation in advance of the Review Meeting it's scheduled for with enough time to allow communities to resubmtt the needed information. If it is not submitted in time, the proposal has to wait to be presented at the following Review Meeting.
Original proposals may be mailed to or dropped off at the Department of Community and Economic Development, 805 Central Avenue, Two Centennial Plaza, Suite 700, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Membership Renewals Due

2021 membership dues are now due. Dues have been reduced to $50. Membership entitles your district to rate projects submitted for the 2021 funding cycle. Please provide both an email address and phone number for both your primary and alternate representatives. You may email to

Mark the Date

Member Meeting
8 am August 13

II Centennial Plaza, 1st Floor auditorium