Board of Directors

Leading Change for a Beautiful, Clean and Safe Downtown.

Board Meeting Dates

All meetings of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee will meet in compliance with the Ralph M. Brown Act (“Brown Act”). Board meetings are held at 330 Salem Street in downtown Chico, every three months from 1 PM to 2 PM.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of seven Directors, as follows:

PBID Board of Directors elects five (5) Directors, each to a two-year term. These elected Director positions have staggered terms such that one year two (2) Director Positions are up for election, and the next year three (3) Director positions are up for election.  Each Director is limited to serving a maximum of three consecutive terms, and may serve again after taking one year off as a Director.  These five (5) Directors will be made up of owners of real property located within the assessment district (or a designated representative of an owner within the assessment district).

The remaining two (2) Director positions will consist of one (1) representative from the City of Chico, and one (1) representative from California State University Chico.  The City’s representative and the University’s representative must be empowered with decision making authority appropriate for their position on the Board of Directors.  Any representative suggested by the City or the University must be confirmed by the Board of Directors.

Board of Directors

Tom DiGiovanni, President

David Halimi, Treasurer

Tom van Overbeek

Judy Archer

Mike McCrady

Melanie Bassett, Secretary (ex officio)

Management Plan

Developed by a coalition of property and business owners, the Downtown Chico Property Based Business Improvement District (“PBID”) is a assessment district designed to improve properties within Downtown Chico. The PBID was established pursuant to the state law; the “Property and Business Improvement District Law of 1994”.

Board agendas and packets are posted on the PBID website 72 hours before each meeting and will be available at 330 Salem Street, Chico, CA 95928.