Business Districts Working Together for a Better Cincinnati

2022 NBDSF Proposals

All proposals, with all supplemental documents, for the 2022 budget cycle can be found here.

NBDSF Review Meetings and Deadlines

Final Submission Deadline Review Committee Meeting Date
October 4, 2021October 8, 2021
April 4, 2022 ++April 8, 2022

* = Assumes that contract proposal is approved at the Review Committee meeting.
++ = Last time to submila proposal for 2022 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

Neighborhood Business District Support Grants

The City thru Homebase is making available $1.9 million in federal recovery funds for infrastructure projects and small business support grants in the 34 NBDs. The application for these funds can be found here.

Membership Renewals Due

2022 membership dues are now due. Dues have been reduced to $50. Membership entitles your district to rate projects submitted for the 2022 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 February 10