DUMBO Needs Improvement!

Tucker Reed was just named the head of the DUMBO business improvement district, Crain’s reports.

With a budget of about $400,000, Mr. Reed says his top priorities will be “letting people know we are here and will assist in any way we can, helping to promote the area and really trying to drum up more traffic and visitors to the area.” Goals include improving sanitation, security and keeping the streets cleaner. Mr. Reed plans to hire one or two staff and also work with outside consultants.