Thank you for your donations:
Garnet Morgan, James and Mariam Dickinson, Steve and Joann Novack
BDA Annual Contribution to: Clio Area Fire Department – $75,000.00.
BDA Annual Contribution to: Police Department – $80,000.00
Lighting Project Phase 1 & 2 – Upkeep of Decorative Light poles and Lighting costs.
BDA District Maintenance –
Beautification & Summer Streetscape Projects – Ongoing
Lake Rd Parking Lot/Trolley Line Trail – On hold due to Consumer work on pipelines.
Winter Streetscape Project – Ongoing
Bridge Park – Butterfly Gardens & walking path – Ongoing
Gazebo Memorial Park – Ongoing
2017 Annual Clean up Day – TBD
Annual Community Marketing Grants – Available through March 1st.
Facade Grants – Available in 2017
The Vienna BDA promotes a community marketing intiative to help local business and non-profit organizations with financial grants for projects/events that will serve and support the mission of the BDA in the Business District, with the emphasis on economic development, enrichment and enhancement of our commmunity.
Applications will be available through March 1st, 2017.
The Vienna BDA office will be closed from Friday, December 23rd to Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
The BDA Beautification Project is well known for the groomed exits, business district, butterfly gardens at Bridge Park, summer flowers. We are now in year 2 of adding significant winter beautification and decorating of our district for the holidays.
Every year we recognize those businesses that have made contributions to the community, either by making improvements or expanding their businesses which also provides new jobs and economic development. We also appreciate those community volunteers and residents that get involved, providing their time and talent to make our community a great place to live and work.
Congratulations to the following businesses and community residents for their contribution to the enhancement of the business district beautification efforts:
Clio Towing – Community Appreciation – Mike Haven
Twin’s Pizza, Pasta & More – Business Enhancement – Mark Suava
Gross Assisted Living – Business Beautification – Mark Talerico
Bill & Nola Thornton – Residential Beautification
Signature Truck Systems – Business Enhancement – Jaime Tackabury
Keyes Pools – Business Beautification – Not Pictured
Lori Fournier – Volunteer of the Year – Not Pictured
Please let these businesses and residents know they are appreciated for their hard work!
Vienna BDA Beautification Project Committee
The Vienna BDA would like to invite you to an Open Forum during our regular meeting of the BDA on Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 at 5:00pm at the BDA office: 2113 W. Vienna Rd. Clio. Guest Speaker will be Adam Young from Wade Trim reporting on our Project Priority workshop. We invite you to bring your thoughts and ideas. 810- 686-3460.
Vienna Business Development Authority
Dedication and Celebration of Gazebo Memorial Park
Dear Community Residents, Businesses, Organizations & Friends,
It has been a vision for BDA Board Member Gerald Stadler to have a Memorial Gazebo built that will be recognized as a special place of honor for family and friends. The hard work is complete and this beautiful building and park will be dedicated to the people businesses of our community and we invite you to celebrate with us.
As Gazebo Memorial Park continues to development into the next phase, plans include gardens, sculptures and special events. We thank you for your financial donations and those who volunteered time and services to make this project possible. We hope you will continue to support the Vienna Business Development Authority and participate in our effort to bring this kind of beautification and economic development improvements to benefit our community today and many years to come. Please RSVP at 810-686-3460Sincerely, Vienna BDA Board of Directors 810-686-3460
Benjamin Meadows, Dawn Kendal, Valerie & Curtis Langston, Debbie Miller, Audrey Howell, Glenn & Harriette Barnett, Dave & Dawn McKeighan, Glen & Joel Pace and of course our own Bridge Park Butterfly Gardens.
Applebee’s Restaurant, Eaton Insurance, Big Boy, Independent Bank, Keye’s Pools, Simms Chevrolet, Vienna Square & Studio 57,
Dairy Queen, Subway, Exxon Mobil, VG’s, Brough Bakery – the Butterfly cookies were so cute!
Goodwill Industries, Clio Center for the Arts for setting up the Art Show at Mott College Campus, The Clio Fire Department, Peichniks Greenhouse, the Hot Dog Guy, Schwan’s Home Services, the Genesee County Master Gardener’s and all the volunteers who helped make this event a successful and fun day!
The Vienna Business Development Authority is excited to have our beautification efforts at Bridge Park recognized as part of the Master Gardener’s Assoc. Garden tour 2016. To celebrate our community beautification efforts at Bridge Park and several area private gardens on the tour, there will be additional business activities throughout the Vienna business district.
We welcome you to Clio and Vienna Township on Sunday, June 26th! For more information contact the Vienna BDA office at 810-686-3460 or Brian Smith at 810-429-2836.
Advanced tickets for the Garden Tour are available at Willow Cottage Florist at 202 S. Mill St, Clio – 687-3060. For more information on the Garden Tour go to http://gcgardentour.weebly.com/
Thank you Sponsors and Participants
Genesee County Master Gardener’s Association, Clio Center for the Arts, Schwan’s Ice Cream, Goodwill Industries, Clio Fire Dept., DE2 Aerial Photography, Mott College, Piechnik Greenhouse, The Hot Dog Guy, VG’s, Dairy Queen, Subway, Big Boy