Knox Street Public Improvement District was created by the Dallas City Council on June 23, 2010 and renewed in 2017. The Knox Street PID area consists of approximately 57 properties. This area is home for many well known retail shops, restaurant and bars. The PID started operating from January 1, 2011. The general nature of service and improvements that will be provided by the PID are to enhance security and public safety, maintenance, marketing and promotion and other services and activities approved by the Dallas City Council.
The current PID term runs until December 31, 2024 with annual budget and assessment rate subject to a public hearing and City Council approval.
The costs of the services and improvements by the Knox Street Public Improvement
District (“District”) will be paid primarily by special assessment against properties in the
District. Annual assessments are based on the total value of real property and real property
improvements as determined by the Dallas Central Appraisal District ("DCAD").
The Knox Street Public Improvement District (PID) proposed assessment rate for 2020 is
$0.15 per $100 of appraised value. The annual assessment rate shall not exceed $0.15 per
The City of Dallas is not responsible for payment of assessment against exempt City
property in the District. City right-of-way, railroad right-of-way, City parks and cemeteries
are not specially benefited and therefore are not subject to PID assessment. Payment of
assessments by other exempt jurisdictions and entities must be established by contract.