Purpose: Deals with membership development, fundraising, and other organizational endeavors.
Example: Assisting & strengthing policy & documents, Helping with the organization of events and programs, potentially sourcing and assisting with writing grants that meet our needs and mission of our organization, assisting with Business & Occupation Tax Credit pledges & private donations, etc.
Goal: Provide leadership and encourage a cooperative spirit to support a well-funded, action-oriented organization.
Purpose: Primary responsibility is to market a unified, quality image of the business district as the center of activities, goods, and services to retailers, shoppers, investors, and tourists.
Example: Bringing visitors to Colfax, Promote new & existing businesses, focusing on the success & longevity of downtown Colfax to help sustain our local economy, etc.
Goal: Promote downtown as the historic, social, cultural, and economic center of the community.
Purpose: Foster an attractive visually coordinated image of the Downtown by capitalizing on its unique physical assets and heritage.
Example: Providing design input to enhance the aesthetic of our historical buildings and enhance the overall appearance of Main St, etc.
Goal: Provide a clean, inviting and safe district that capitalizes on our historic features and buildings.
Economic Vitality Committee-
Purpose: Works to develop a market strategy that will result in an improved retail mix, a stronger tax base, increased investor confidence, and a stable role for the downtown as a major component of the city's economy.
Example: Build & retain strong relationships with potential & current investors, Work with building owners to assist filling storefronts, working with new businesses seeking storefronts, and focusing on the overall growth and sustainability of our community, etc.
Goal: Strengthen and broaden downtown's economic base.
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