Welcome to the Jerome Gun Hill BID!

The Jerome Gun Hill BID provides support for businesses in a vibrant retail commercial district of Norwood. Through our partnerships with merchants, property owners, community organizations and city agencies, the BID provides services including:

  • Supplemental Sanitation

  • Security

  • Marketing

  • Events

  • Retail Attraction

  • Beautification

The New York State

Plastic Bag Ban and 

Paper Bag Reduction Fee

go back into effect

October 19th, 2020.

The New York State Bag Waste Reduction Act prohibits the distribution of plastic carryout

bags by retailers in New York state with limited exceptions.


Business owners and consumers, please click here to learn more about how this law affects you.


Businesses affected by the plastic bag ban and paper carryout bag reduction fee should
make preparations ASAP. 

storefront in Jerome Gun Hill neighborhood

For more than 20 years, the BID has served hundreds of businesses ranging from small retail shops to local and national food and retail chains and banks. The BID is managed by the Mosholu Preservation Corporation (MPC), a support corporation of Montefiore Medical Center.

The Jerome Gun Hill BID serves one of the most ethnically diverse populations in the city. Our catchment area includes Jerome Avenue (between Mosholu Parkway and East 212th Street) and East Gun Hill Road (between Jerome and Webster Avenues).

street scene in Jerome Gun Hill neighborhood

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Our 2020 Annual Report is here!

Thank you to all of our community partners and small business owners for making 2020 a success.