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Pierre Bid Board

Business Improvement District #1 and the Board of Directors was established by City of Pierre Resolutions 2515 & 2516. The purpose of Business Improvement District #1 is to levy a $2 per night occupancy tax on all current and future motels and hotels located within the city limits of Pierre with 25 or more rooms for rent on a nightly basis.

The purpose of the BID Board of Directors is, in accordance with State statues, to manage the operation of the Pierre Business Improvement District #1 and oversee the assessment and remittance of the occupancy tax. Members are appointed by the Mayor of Pierre to three-year terms.



2301 Patron Parkway Pierre, SD 57501

Board of Directors

Steve Harding - Mayor, City of Pierre
    Debi Kessler - Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center
    Bryan Beck - Beck Motors
    John Poncelet -  Governors Inn
    Sara Rankin - South Dakota Municipal League
    Rick Patel -  Baymont Inn & Suites / Super 8
    Becki Potrzeba - State Farm Insurance
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