The BID Leadership Award was presented to three individuals.
|Attorney Laurel Brown receives|
award from NYC mayor, Bloomberg
- Laurel Brown / Jamaica Center Business Improvement District, Queens – Laurel Brown, a Harvard Law School graduate and currently the Executive Director of the Jamaica Center Business Improvement District (BID),is responsible for making Jamaica Center a thriving business hub and enjoyable destination to work, live and visit. The BID provides sanitation, graffiti removal, maintenance, and marketing services to the district..
- Last year the Jamaica Center BID's Clean Team logged over 17,000 hours removing 1,100 tons of litter from nearly 50,000 trash bags from Jamaica Avenue, averaging three tons of garbage every day. Laurel manages her large district with limited resources, yet she is constantly encouraging her staff, colleagues, and youth in the community. read more