Our Business Improvement Association (BIA) is a group of commercial property owners and tenants within the limits of White Rock who work in partnership with the City to create thriving, competitive, and safe business areas that attract shoppers, diners, tourists and new businesses. We are strongly committed to fulfilling this mission, which we regard as a sacred commitment to the city, its businesses, and its citizens.
The meaning of the word “commitment” is very clear – it is an act of binding yourself to fulfill a charge or trust. In White Rock, the fact that our constituents have trusted us to run this BIA is very important to us, and our commitment is clear.
According to its constitution, the purpose of the White Rock BIA is to strengthen the economic vitality within the White Rock Business Improvement Area by undertaking business promotion schemes as defined by the Community Charter, S.B.C. 2003 c.26. These business promotion schemes are defined in the Charter and in the City of White Rock Bylaw 1931.
We carry out our commitment in several main areas: