Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) are commercial areas of the District of Columbia that collect a "self-tax" from property owners to provide services and programs to the entire BID above and beyond what the city provides. The Department of Small and Local Business Development manages the certification of BIDs, annual tax assessment projections, and the BID charter extension process.
One City One Hire - An Employer-Driven Hiring Initiative
One City One Hire is an innovative economic development strategy that serves as a catalyst to jump-start the Mayor's pledge to put all unemployed District residents--in every Ward of the city--back to work.
Looking for a Job?
The District of Columbia American Job Center can help you find a new job, transition into something new, expand your skills, or even explore a new career. Find a location nearest you.
Start Here to File for Unemployment
Welcome to the DC Department of Employment Services Unemployment Compensation Program. The District offers multiple ways to file for uemployment compensation. Begin here to start the process of filing, reviewing, or just checking the status of your claim for your unemployment benefits.