Background on the Oakland Business Improvement District
The Oakland Business Improvement District (OBID) represents local businesses, commercial property owners, universities, hospitals, non-profit organizations and government agencies focused on keeping Oakland a clean, attractive and vibrant commercial district. Working with many partners, The organization also takes the lead on Innovation Oakland, where art and technology provide for new century approaches to community place making and Oakland for All: Beyond Accessible, advocating for the creation of barrier free accessible communities. The OBID is supported, in part, by over 250 business and property owners including Carlow University, UPMC, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh.

Survey Instructions
The Oakland BID is planning for the future of the district and our organization. We would like to hear about your priorities for the district and organization as we plan for new and ongoing initiatives, programs and services for the short and long term.

Please take a moment to respond to the 13 questions below. Your responses will remain anonymous.