Chinatown Business Improvement Area

The purposes for which the Chinatown District BIA is established are the following:
(1) improving, beautifying and maintaining property in the Chinatown District BIA;
(2) developing, improving and maintaining public parking within or adjacent to the Chinatown District BIA; and
(3) promoting the Chinatown District BIA as a business or shopping area.
5 to 11 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:
as required
Location:  Not Specified
50% + 1
Resource Staff:
Wong, Sukey (403-615-2233)
Wong, Terry (403-918-7298)
Administrative Contact:
Terry Wong (Executive Director)
Chinatown District Business Improvement Area
208, 328 Centre Street SE
Calgary AB T2G 4X6
Bus: 403-918-7298
Reports To:
Priorities and Finance Committee (PFC)
Chinatown District BIA

ChairVice ChairMemberRoleCurrent AppointmentExpiry Year
   Bruce BrownleeDirector20162022
   Ronald CheungDirector20192022
   Annette FungDirector20152022
   Carie KuDirector20192022
   Sandy KwongDirector20192022
   Michael MatasDirector20192022
   Danny NgDirector20152022
   Annisa WongDirector20202021

Authority  Description Decision
1. 2015 November 09, PFC2015-0665 and Bylaw 43M2015 Establishment of the Chinatown District Business Revitalization Zone; Appoint by resolution, the nine individuals listed in Attachment 2 as the interim Chinatown District Business Revitalization Zone Board until 2015 December 31.
2. 2016 July 01, Alberta Regulation 93/2016 Municipal Government Act | Business Improvement Area Regulation comes into force.
3. 2016 November 07, C2016-0854 and Bylaw 49M2016 To amend Bylaw 43M2015: Change the boundaries and change the name from 'Chinatown District Business Revitalization Zone' to 'Chinatown District Business Improvement Area'.
4. 2019 May 27, CPS2019-0537 and Bylaw 22M2019 To amend Bylaw 43M2015: to change the name from 'Chinatown District Business Improvement Area' to 'Chinatown Business Improvement Area'.
5. 2019 May 27, C2019-0605 and Bylaw 21M2019 To amend Bylaw 43M2015: to increase the maximum number of board members from 9 to 11