About the Downtown Improvement Board

The Pensacola Downtown Improvement Board (DIB) is an independent state agency funded by a special tax levy on properties within its district boundaries. The district consists of 40 blocks that encompass the urban core of downtown Pensacola.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Downtown Improvement Board is to promote and enhance Downtown Pensacola as a vibrant cultural and commercial destination for residents, businesses, and visitors.

Goals and Priorities for Fiscal Year 2013 – 2017

Attract more quality retail establishments to Downtown
Increase residential offerings and occupancy
Increase visits to downtown by tourist and non-residents
Increase community awareness about the value of Downtown and the DIB

Get Involved


DIB Board Members

DIB meets the 1st Tuesday of every month at 7:30 a.m.