The Railside BID is a not-for-profit development corporation dedicated to improving and reinforcing existing assets within the district while also encouraging new and exciting investment by developing a stronger sense of place within both the local and regional community.


  • Business Development
  • Cultural Development
  • Cleanliness 
  • Community Safety 
  • Connections & Communications

Our Promise

To be Destination Grand Central as a place for business, culture, entertainment, food, shopping and most of all living.

Our Mission

To help facilitate the preservation and growth of Downtown Grand Island by promoting our Downtown as a destination for business, culture and entertainment, with a focus on developing and supporting new and established businesses and residential living; and to conduct and promote activities and events that contribute to the well-being, growth and vitality of its stakeholders.

Our Partners

The Railside BID is served by a strong set of community partners who support us in our goals to develop a more densely populated and vibrant city center.

For opportunities on how your organization can get involved and connect Railside please contact:

Cara Lemburg
P: 308.398.7022