#Spendithere – Hamilton’s Business Improvement Areas

A Business Improvement Area is a geographical area that allows local business people and property owners to join together and, with the support of the municipality, organize, finance and carry out physical improvement and promote economic development in their district.

Who are we?

  • We are shop owners, entrepreneurs and volunteers.
  • We believe in creating unique and exceptional consumer experiences.
  • We know that great businesses are an essential part of great neighbourhoods.
  • We are purveyors of goods, providers of services and leaders of commerce.
  • We create gathering spaces that feed and entertain.
  • We decorate and beautify the places where you walk, shop, work and play.
  • We have grit and passion for our city.
  • We are Hamilton’s Business Improvement Areas.

Hamilton has a total of 13 BIA’s across the City.  Find out more: www.investinhamilton.ca/spendithere.




The Downtown Update is the e-newsletter sent by the Downtown Hamilton Business Improvement Area to keep both members of the BIA and interested supporters of Downtown up-to-date with activities and issues in the core of our community.