Downtown Management Board Agendas & Minutes

Boards & Commissions

The Downtown Management Board oversees all Downtown Petoskey activities. The Board consists of a group of nine members who are appointed by the Mayor and also serve as Downtown Development Authority members. Activities of the downtown organization include special events, marketing, beautification and maintenance efforts, and economic development projects. This Board also oversees the Downtown Parking Fund and the Parking Management System through its Executive Parking Committee. Volunteer committees that report to the DMB are the Downtown Marketing Committee, the Downtown Design Committee, and the Downtown Events Committee. The City oversees DMB administrative services. The Downtown Management Board is scheduled to meet 7:00 P.M., the third Tuesday of each month, at City Hall Community Room.

DMB Mission Statement
A self-governing board dedicated to planning, promoting, and preserving the downtown business district - the hub of our community – for the greater good of the business, professional, social, cultural and service activities located within the defined downtown area.

Purposes of the Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors and Downtown Management Board are to:

  1. Provide leadership for the implementation of improvements as outlined in the Downtown Master Plan as adopted by the City of Petoskey in 1987;
  2. Promote public and private development and physical improvements in the downtown business district as initiated by individuals and organizations;
  3. Serve as an advisory body to the City of Petoskey in matters pertaining to the downtown business district; and
  4. Coordinate appropriate downtown programs and services.
Committee Guidelines
DDA Redevelopment Liquor Licenses & Local Controls Ordinance
DMB Bylaws
DMB Meeting Conduct Policy
Downtown Design Guidelines
Downtown Petoskey 2013-2017 Strategic Plan