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Downtown Management Board

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 6:00 P.M., the third Tuesday of each month, at City Hall.

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.
Downtown Parking Information
City Council approved increases to downtown parking fees, fines and enforcement schedule on December 17, 2018.  For more information concerning downtown parking, please review the following links or contact the Downtown Office at www.petoskeydowntown.com/parking or 231-439-9124.


Downtown Management Board

Member Name

Date  Appointed

Date Reappointed

Term Expires  

Appointment Authority

Jennifer Shorter

05-18-20

12-05-22

12-01-26

Mayor with Council approval

Joe Keedy

05-17-21

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12-01-24

Mayor with Council approval

VACANT

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--

12-01-24

Mayor with Council approval

Stafford Drew Smith

12-20-21

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12-01-25

Mayor with Council approval

Becky Philipp-Kranig

04-15-24

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12-01-25

Mayor with Council approval

Gary Albert

01-20-20

12-05-22

12-01-26

Mayor with Council approval

Marnie Duse

05-18-20

12-07-20

12-01-24

Mayor with Council approval

Robin Bennett

10-05-15

12-18-23

12-01-27

Mayor with Council approval

John Murphy

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Member by Title


(Shorter, Chairperson; Bennett, Vice-Chairperson; Nine members including Mayor by title; Four-year terms; December 1 term expiration; Meets 6:00 P.M., third Tuesday, at City Hall; City Manager and City Planner, staff)

2024

06/18/24 Agenda       Video      
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03/19/24 Agenda       Minutes       Video      
02/27/24 Agenda       Minutes       Video      
02/20/24 Canceled Agenda       Video      
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2023

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2022

12/13/22 Special Joint Meeting Agenda       Minutes      
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08/30/22 Special Meeting Agenda       Minutes      
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05/17/22 Special Joint Meeting Agenda       Minutes      
04/19/22 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
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01/18/22 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
2021

12/21/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
11/16/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
10/19/21 CANCELED - LACK OF QUORUM Agenda      
09/21/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
08/17/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
07/20/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
06/15/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
05/18/21 CANCELED - LACK OF QUORUM Agenda      
04/27/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
03/16/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
02/16/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      
01/19/21 Regular Meetings Agenda       Minutes      

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