Downtown Development Authority

The Downtown Development Committee has re-organized effective 3/2/2016

Meetings: First Wednesday of the Month -  Time will be determined at the next meeting.

The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is designed to be a catalyst in the development of the Village's downtown district. The DDA provides for a variety of funding options including tax increment financing mechanism, which can be used to fund public improvements in the downtown district, and the ability to levy a limited millage to adress administrative expenses. The Authority provides a written Annual Report to the Village. The Village Council appoints members to the flexible (5 to 7 persons) Authority. Downtown Development meetings are held on the last Thrusday of the month at 5:00 pm.

Village President

Tony Smydra

Permanent Member - 2 years

Chair

Rich Ernest

Term ending: 2021

Open Seat

Term ending: 2024

Business Owner

Chris Schultz

Term ending: 2023

Business Owner

Stacey Colgin

Term ending: 2022

Vice-chair

Bryan Hamilton

Term ending: 2024

Open Seat

1 year

Business Owner

Denise Pestka

Term ending: 2023

Property Owner

Jacek Olszewski

Term ending: 2021