Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District
The mission of Sunnyside Shines is to invigorate and enrich the economic life of the neighborhood by creating a safe, welcoming and dynamic commercial district in Sunnyside, Queens.
Sunnyside is home to a wide variety of locally-owned businesses offering goods and services catered to a mixed residential and commercial community. There are approximately 300 individual businesses within the Sunnyside Shines district. Sunnyside Shines is funded through a voluntary assessment on area property owners.
Sunnyside Shines promotes the Sunnyside commercial district through district marketing initiatives, streetscape improvements, supplemental sanitation services, holiday lighting and management of the neighborhood's two public plazas.