Downtown Ludington Board / Downtown Development Authority

Regular Meetings


  • 3:00 p.m.
  • The 1st Monday of each month, there will be no July Meeting. The September meeting will be held on September 13.
  • City Hall
    400 S Harrison Street
    Ludington, MI 49431
  •  DDA Meetings will be held via zoom until further notice

    Topic: DDA Meeting
    Time:  03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
            Every month on the First Mon,
            Feb 1, 2021 03:00 PM
            Mar 1, 2021 03:00 PM
            Apr 5, 2021 03:00 PM
            May 3, 2021 03:00 PM
            Jun 7, 2021 03:00 PM
            Jul 5, 2021 03:00 PM
            Aug 2, 2021 03:00 PM
            Sep 13, 2021 03:00 PM
            Oct 4, 2021 03:00 PM
            Nov 1, 2021 03:00 PM
            Dec 6, 2021 03:00 PM
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Sub-Committees:


  • The Marketing/Communications/Events Sub-Committee meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 8:30am at City Hall  The Downtown Development Authority Marketing and Events Committee will meet via zoom until further notice. 
    Topic: DDA Marketing Meeting

    Ongoing Agenda :
    ‐ Review Budget
    ‐ Review Marketing Plan and current campaign
    ‐ Review additions/changes to plan
    -Review events and even changes and additions
    Heather Tykoski is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Topic: DDA Marketing Meeting
    Time: Jan 7, 2021 08:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
            Every month on the First Thursday
            Jan 7, 2021 08:30 AM
            Feb 4, 2021 08:30 AM
            Mar 4, 2021 08:30 AM
            Apr 1, 2021 08:30 AM
            May 6, 2021 08:30 AM
            Jun 3, 2021 08:30 AM
            Jul 1, 2021 08:30 AM
            Aug 5, 2021 08:30 AM
            Sep 2, 2021 08:30 AM
            Oct 7, 2021 08:30 AM
            Nov 4, 2021 08:30 AM
            Dec 2, 2021 08:30 AM
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    Passcode: 184070
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  • The Building and Grounds Sub-Committee meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 10am at City Hall   DDA Building and Grounds Committee will meet via Zoom until further notice: 

    Due to covid restrictions the DDA Building and Grounds Committee will meet vis Zoom until further notice.

    Agenda topics continue to include:
    Program Updates
    Future Projects
    Budget Planning and Updates
    Legacy Plaza Updates

    Topic: DDA Building and Grounds
    Time: Jan 21, 2021 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
            Every month on the Third Thursday
            Jan 21, 2021 10:00 AM
            Feb 18, 2021 10:00 AM
            Mar 18, 2021 10:00 AM
            Apr 15, 2021 10:00 AM
            May 20, 2021 10:00 AM
            Jun 17, 2021 10:00 AM
            Jul 15, 2021 10:00 AM
            Aug 19, 2021 10:00 AM
            Sep 16, 2021 10:00 AM
            Oct 21, 2021 10:00 AM
            Nov 18, 2021 10:00 AM
            Dec 16, 2021 10:00 AM
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  • DDA Executive Committee meets on an as needed basis. 

    Meeting Notice
    DDA Executive Committee
    Committee will meet at 9am on Sept 24
    Mayor’s Office at City Hall.
    Agenda includes:
    Marketing and Communications director salary and performance review
    Potential Budget impacts



  • The Fundraising Committee will meet Quarterly on Jan. 23, 2020, April 23, 2020, June 25, 2020, October 22, 2020

Agendas & Minutes


Minutes are available following approval. 
View Agendas and Minutes

Fundraising Minutes:
10-24-2019

Executive Committee Minutes:
02-18-2020
04-02-2020
05-28-2020

Members


  • Wayne Brown
    Term expires: 2020
  •  Steve Miller,
     Mayor*
  • Renee Malburg
    Term expires: 2023
  • Brandy Henderson
    Term expires: 2022
  • Brian Josefowics
    Term expires: 2021
  • Alisha Christensen
    Term expires: 2021
  •  Mike Lenich
    Term expires: 2020
  •  Christina Root
    Term expires: 2023
  • Kathy Maclean
    Term expires: 2023
  •  Chris VanWyck
    Term expires: 2022
  • Jason Adam
    Term Expires 2022
*The Mayor is a permanent member of the board.

Ex-Officio Member Positions


  • Chamber of Commerce Director - Ex-Officio Member
  • City Manager - Ex-Officio Member
  • Community Development Director - Ex-Officio Member
  • Convention and Visitors Bureau Director - Ex-Officio Member
  • Growth Alliance CEO - Ex-Officio Member
  • Ludington Area Center for the Arts - Ex-Officio Member
  • Planning Commission Representative - Ex-Officio Member
  • Sandcastles Children's Museum and Mason County District Library
  • Real Estate Representative- Ex-Officio Member