About Park Slope Fifth Ave Business Improvement District


We envision an attractive, diverse and thriving avenue in the heart of Park Slope, where everyone feels welcome to shop, work, learn, dine, live and play.


Our mission is to support the businesses, property owners, residents and institutions on Fifth Avenue in Park Slope by;

  • enabling community engagement and creativity;
  • fostering innovation and growth;
  • advocating for inclusive economic sustainability;
  • and enhancing quality of life for all!

BID Meeting Calendar

The next meeting will take place in 2022. TBD

The Executive Committee meets every month. If you are interested in adding an item to the agenda, discussing an idea for the improvement of 5th Avenue or need the meeting location information, please contact Mark Caserta at mark@parkslopefifthavenuebid.com or 718-551-5545.

The Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization.


Joanna Tallantire
Joanna TallantireInterim Executive Director
Carol Klenfner
Carol KlenfnerMedia & Communications Consultant

Board Directors

Class A:
Property Owners

Erika Clark


Mario DiBiase


Bryan Hernandez

Tara Hodgens

Michael McMahon

Howard Mankin

Vice President
Aaron’s Realty

Martin Medina

Habib Ahary

Brigitte Prat

Owner, LuLu’s

Dordy Jourdain

Prospect Park YMCA

Delvis Valdes

The Clarimar Group

Class B:
Commercial Tenants

Jonathan Bayer

Vice President

Owner, Sky Ice

Alex Davydov

Head Instructor

Charles Alexander

Dime Bank

Kim Maier

 Old Stone House & Washington Park


Heather Johnston
Good Wine

Class C:

Vivian Ibeas

Class D:
Elected Officials

Antonio Reynoso

Brooklyn Borough

Eric Adams

City of New York

Shahana Hanif

Council Member
39th District

Brad Lander

City of New York

Class E:
Non-voting Members

Community Board Six

Annual Reports and Financial Statements

2015/16 Audited Financial Statement (download)

2016/17 Audited Financial Statement (download)

2017/18 Audited Financial Statement (download)

2018/19 Audited Financial Statement (download)