Downtown Development Authority

Mission Statement

Rose City established a DDA Board & District in 2002 based on Michigan Public Act (PA) 197. The mission & purpose of a DDA is to correct & prevent deterioration in the DDA District, to encourage historic preservation, and to promote the economic growth of the district.

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Board Members

President: Rick Benjamin                  01/01/18  to  12/31/21
Vice-President: Jeremy Card             01/01/18  to  12/31/21
Treasurer: Carol Butler                        01/01/18  to  12/31/21
Secretary: Theresa Erickson              01/01/13  to  12/31/21
Mayor, ex-officio: Dave Reasner       01/01/18   to   12/31/21

Members

Mark Benjamin                                  10/24/11   to   01/01/19
Fred LaPointe                                    07/20/10  to   01/01/19
Tammy Delaney                                05/22/12   to   01/01/16
Mark Berdan                                     11/17/15     to   01/01/20  
Meeting Schedule

4th Tuesday of each month at 6 PM at Council Chambers behind Police Department.
Exceptions for holidays

Minutes

2013 2012

Strategic Plan – 2012 Goals

Primary funding for Rose City DDA is through TIF dollars … Tax Increment Funding. TIF was established at the time the Rose City DDA was established.

Projects Completed

* City Parking Lot on East Main Street refurbished
* Sidewalk on East Main Street north side installed from Warner to Heberstreit
* Welcome Signs refurbished on M-33 on north & south terminus of city
* Trailhead Sign refurbished at East Main Street Trailhead
* Plantings & Sign installed at Houghton Creek Park entry on M-33
* Annual plantings at 4-corners at M-33 and Main Street
* Mural painted on side of building (Trapper’s) located northwest of intersection of M-33 and Main Street
* Funding for 3 years of Michigan Web (Michigan Backroads) Terrific Towns