Economic Vitality

Economic Vitality Committee

Chairman: Summer Day, Younggren’s Shoes

Primary Areas of Focus:

  • Downtown Assessment – Creating building inventories, business inventories, conducting market analysis and collecting statistical information on the downtown
  • Business Retention – Block captains, educational seminars, newsletters and merchant incentive programs that enhance the success of current businesses in the commercial district
  • Business Expansion – Conduct focus groups, marketing feasibility studies and assistance with creating business plans and projections
  • Business Recruitment – Develop recruitment packets, recruitment teams of community leaders and development incentives as recruitment resources
  • Real Estate Development – Identify and implement clustering strategies, adaptive reuse and opportunities for Community Initiated Development

Monthly Meeting Time: 1st Wednesday of the month, 4:00 P.M.