PURPOSE: To review recent reports conducted on a proposed performing arts center in Downtown Evanston. The task force will make recommendation to the City Council on steps to identify a suitable performing arts center location as well as steps associated with construction and operation for such a center.
MEMBERS: 9 Evanston residents appointed by the Mayor. In addition, Executive Director of Downtown Evanston or her designee, a member of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and a representative from Northwestern University. (Apply Here)
QUALIFICATIONS: Members must be representatives of performing arts groups, residents from both downtown and other areas, business representative and construction professionals and city staff.
MEETING DATE: To be determined
MEETING PLACE: Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, Room to be determined
REPORTS TO: City Council
James Corirossi, Representative, Downtown Evanston
Michael Corr, Representative, Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
STAFF: Jennifer Lasik, Cultural Arts Coordinator
Paul Zalmezak, Economic Development Specialist
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