The Economic Development Commission was created on September 18, 1979 and consists of nine (9) voting members. The Mayor, one member of the City Council appointed by the Mayor, and seven members appoint by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council. The Commission is charged with the responsibility of preparing an Economic Development Program for the City, generally providing development assistance planning to the City, and providing such other services and performing such other functions as may become necessary or appropriate from time to time. The term of office for the members of the Commission shall expire at the same time that the term of office of the Mayor expires. The members shall hold office until their successors are appointed and take office. In addition to the members, the City Manager and Director of Community Development shall sit on the Commission as Ex-Officio Members with no vote. The Chairman of the Commission shall be appointed by the Mayor.
Meetings: As Needed