Downtown Aberdeen Advisory Board
 
Posted on Friday November 02, 2018
 

Have innovative ideas for Downtown Aberdeen? Have a calling to become a leader in your area? Want to have an influential voice for your community? Apply for a seat on our Downtown Aberdeen Advisory Board (DAAB)!

The DAAB serves as an advisor to the Town’s Board of Commissioners (BOC). The DAAB will be the champions for Downtown Aberdeen’s mission of making our urban core a vibrant destination in our region. Some of the board’s purposes are:

  • Advise, deliberate and make recommendations to the Board of Commissioners to help facilitate the implementation of the Downtown Streetscape Masterplan Plan;
  • Serve to support economic development efforts, and the marketing and promotion of downtown;
  • Identify appropriate uses for downtown and identify developers/investors for downtown development;
  • Recommend to the Board of Commissioner an overall policy for the continued development and sustainability of downtown;
  • Develop financial tools for downtown development;
  • Promote and facilitate the improvement of downtown infrastructure, including water, public safety, parks, parking, transportation, utilities sidewalks, sewer, and streetscape;
  • Promote and facilitate a program to assist in business retention in the downtown;
  • Promote and facilitate a marketing program to increase sales, visitors, and awareness of downtown;
  • Provide the Board of Commissioners with representative community participation in preparing and implementing plans and reports concerning development of downtown;
  • Promote, facilitate, and act as liaison to catalytic developments significantly affecting the downtown area;
  • Promote and support downtown as a special event location.
  • Encourage the historic preservation, protection and use of Aberdeen’s downtown area.

For more information, click here to view the DAAB’s By-Laws, visit the Downtown Aberdeen webpage, and/or contact Jen Gallimore at  [email protected] – 910.944.4506.

To apply, fill out a Board Nomination Form and Committee Preference Form. Submission details are included in each document.

 
 
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