If you received a collection notice referencing a Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) account and have questions, please call 785-368-2565 regarding the status of this account.
Topeka Tourism Business Improvement District
Per Ordinance 20064, the City collects a Tourism Business Improvement District fee assessed on hotel bills. Customers are charged $1 per room night for hotel stays, which goes to fund tourism related activity as managed by the Topeka Lodging Association. Visit the Topeka Lodging Association website for more information.
Downtown Business Improvement District
It is the purpose of the Capital City Downtown Business Improvement District (BID), under the authority of the City of Topeka (3.40.030 TMC) to fund a variety of activities designed to improve, maintain and promote downtown Topeka. The district programs are those that are in addition to programs routinely provided by the City.
The Downtown Topeka, Inc. website promotes downtown Topeka and the businesses within the BID, as a benefit of the annual service fee. Call 785-234-1030 to learn how your business can be included on the website.