Community Improvement District (CID)

Savannah’s Waterfront Improvement District Information


Project Steps

Interactive Map

Preliminary Project List

List of Updates for Consideration

Ready for the Smart(er) City: How Community Improvement Districts are Building the Future
Study by Georgia Tech – February 2021

Sample Budget at 3 mils

Sample Budget at 5 mils

Lilburn CID Budget

CID Collateral and Examples


WTOC April 21, 2023 – More River Street Businesses in support of Community Improvement District

WSAV April 5, 2023 – River Street businesses exploring self-tax to improve public areas

Savannah Morning News April 3, 2023 – Making River Street sparkle? Businesses pushing for special tax district to fund improvements

Savannah Morning News March 24, 2023 – The whole waterfront needs a facelift. River Street merchants say improvements are overdue

WJCL March 23, 2023 – Savannah’s Waterfront Urging for River Street Renovations

Georgia Trend March 2023 – Managing Progress