The PRBA, a non-profit organization, has identified four main
everyone who has a business in Pound Ridge,
whether in the business district or home-based, including retailers,
professional service providers and tradesmen.
provide information about the business community through our newsletter,
"Around The Corners". We
publish a Walking Map of the
business district. We sponsor
special events to draw customers to town. We provide this web site as well as links to membersí web sites.
Attract appropriate new businesses
to the business district.
provide advice and counsel to prospective business people who contact us.
Beginning in 2001 we inaugurated a marketing program to attract
prospective business operators.
that will contribute to a prosperous business community.
Working with the Pound Ridge Town Board, we have developed an
important information booklet, "Opening a Business In Pound
Ridge". We are working closely with the Pound Ridge
Planning Board to solve infrastructure issues that will make it
easier for existing businesses to operate and to attract new
business operators. We are also working with the planning
board to identify opportunities to make our business district
even more attractive and customer-friendly.
Serve the community in a variety of endeavors that will build
goodwill between our neighbors and the business association.
sponsored events for the benefit of the Hiram Halle Memorial Library and
The Pound Ridge Historical Society. We
have raised funds for the town fountain and clock. We are engaged in
year-round beautification of the business district, including the displays
of spring, summer and fall flowers and the Christmas Decorations.
We also provide decorative pedestrian benches.