Montgomery on the Bow Business Improvement Area

The purposes for which the BIA was established are the following:
(a) improving, beautifying and maintaining property in the BIA;
(b) developing, improving and maintaining public parking within or adjacent to the BIA; and
(c) promoting the BIA as a business or shopping area.
3 to 10 Members

The Board must consist of individuals who have been nominated by one or more taxpayers in the BIA as defined in s. 1(e) of the Business Improvement Area Regulation, Alta. Reg. 93/2016.
2 year term; appointed by resolution of Council.

Council may appoint a member of the Board for a term that is less than 2 years.

When a vacancy occurs on the Board, the Board may appoint an individual to fill that office for the remainder of the former member's term. Such interim appointments shall not require the further approval of Council.
Term Expiry Month:
Location:  To be announced
Resource Staff:
Hayes, Marion (403-471-7686)
Nellissen, Leon (403-471-7686)
Administrative Contact:
Marion Hayes (Executive Director)
Montgomery on the Bow BIA
Bus: 403-471-7686
Reports To:
Priorities & Finance Committee (PFC)
Montgomery on the Bow BIA

ChairVice ChairMemberRoleCurrent AppointmentExpiry Year
   Monika JansenDirector20142021
   Susanna LauDirector20192020
   Leon NellissenDirector20152021
   Patrick SeltsamDirector20162021

Authority  Description Decision
1. 2010 November 08, Bylaw 56M2010 To establish the Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) Montgomery
2. 2012 September 10, NM2012-38 Notice of Motion: Administration to provide an overview of the current state of municipal support for BRZ development in Calgary, research municipal best practices, and recommend options for consideration to better support existing BRZs, encourage innovation, and foster the creation of new BRZs.
3. 2014 January 13, PFC2013-0819 Direct Administration to complete Phase 2 of the BRZ review process and report back to Council through the Priorities and Finance Committee with a 2015-2018 BRZ business plan to support BRZ development.
4. 2014 November 03, PFC2014-0760 Business Revitalization Zones 2015-2018 Business Plan.
5. 2016 November 28, CPS2016-0826 and Bylaw 54M2016 To continue the 'Montgomery Business Revitalization Zone' as the 'Montgomery on the Bow Business Improvement Area'; and to repeal Bylaw 56M2010.