Business Improvement District #1 Board of Directors

The 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 with in 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 assessment and remittance of the occupancy tax. Members are appointed by the Mayor of Pierre to three-year terms.


The Board meets each quarter (date & time determined each quarter) at the Chamber of Commerce Board Room.


Minutes and Agendas

 Agendas are available prior to meetings.  Minutes are available following approval.
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Members of the Board of Directors

  • Steve Harding Mayor, City of Pierre 
  • Craig Gill Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center
  • Brad Reinke Reinke Gray Wealth Management
  • John Poncelet Governors Inn
  • Matt Judson First National Bank
  • Rick Patel Baymont Inn & Suites / Super 8
  • Christina Klinger May, Adam, Gerdes and Thompson Law Firm