For Business

Development Association

The Development Association, Inc. is a nonprofit 501ã (6) organization. Its mission is to assist with retention, expansion, creation and recruitment of businesses in Superior and Douglas County Wisconsin.


Its Board of Directors, consisting of eleven members, is made up of business owners, economic development professionals, bankers and City and County government representatives. These individuals bring a variety of expertise, knowledge and vision to the table. The Development Association has been in existence for over 40 years. Visit their website for more information.

Business Improvement District


The Superior Business Improvement District (SBID) is an economic development organization which represents an 89 block area of the central business district of Superior. The District has 2 grants that it offers to its Stakeholders.  The first is the CDBG matching restoration grant and the second is a matching sign grant. For more information call (715) 394-3557 or visit our website.  The SBID – Encourage. Develop. Promote.