The BID will clean the sidewalks in front of the parks, as it will clean all the sidewalks, including those in front of schools, churches, government buildings and your home and place of business." - David J. Louie, Chinatown BID steering committee - Chairman Chinatown Chamber of Commerce
- The CPLDC has quietly, very quietly added these properties to their service area. Not one piece of 56,0000 mailed "outreach" materials explains that Chinatown Businesses will be paying to keep City property clear of litter. Talk about triple taxation.
- How many hours will BID workers spend cleaning in front of government owned property?
- Non Profit organizations don't own brooms and dustpans? Aren't BIDs supposed to be failsafes against free loaders? Last we checked NYC school budgets come from NYC Taxes - so does the school janitor's salary.
- Why arent' the public buildings cleaned by the BID pointed out in the BID literature?
Since they don't tell you all facts associated with the Chinatown BID, we will: