PURPOSE: To act in an advisory capacity to the City Council on matters of business district redevelopment, including but not limited to the following: l) to review and make recommendations concerning all redevelopment proposals, provided that nothing herein shall be construed to prevent the sponsor of a rejected proposal from petitioning City Council directly; 2) to use resource persons for assistance and advice on specific proposals for consideration by the Committee; and 3) to gather and disseminate appropriate information regarding the economic vitality of the City. (2-R-81) (4-R-83).
# OF MEMBERS: Nine: Nine (9) members, with a rotating Chair system.
QUALIFICATIONS: Five (5) members shall be Aldermen; one (1) member shall be a representative of the Plan Commission; one (1) member shall be a representative of the Zoning Board of Appeals; two (2) members shall be citizens-at-large.
TERM: Citizens-at-large, 3 years; Aldermen, 4 years (without limit).
MEETING DATE: 4th Wednesday of each month at 7:30 P.M.* (*NOTE: The meeting date may be altered due to holidays; please consult the official City Calendar to confirm meeting dates/times.) Items submitted for consideration by the Economic Development Committee should be filed with the Economic Development Division Staff no later than two weeks prior to the meeting date.
PLACE: James C. Lytle City Council Chambers
REPORTS TO: City Council
|Ald. Robin Rue Simmons|
|Ald. Ann Rainey, Chair|
|Ald. Melissa Wynne|
|Ald. Donald Wilson|
|Ald. Peter Braithwaite|
|Andrew Pigozzi, Liaison, Plan Commission||02/27/2020*|
|Lisa Dziekan, Liaison, Zoning Board of Appeals||01/11/2021*|
|Hecky Powell, Member-At-Large||08/31/2021*|
STAFF: Paul Zalmezak, Community Development
Economic Development Division Manager