Wednesday, October 14, 2009 Meeting at 3:00 p.m.

Council Chambers, City Hall – Midland, Michigan



1.      Roll Call: Anderson, Brines, Cline, Hayes, Liveris, Lynch, McGuire, Pomeroy, Rabbage, Riecker, Ruhle, Wallin


2.      Approval of the Agenda


3.      Approval of the DDA minutes from the meeting of September 9, 2009


4.  August Financial Reports


5.  Public Comments may be made on any agenda item at the time of the items  

     Discussion on the agenda


     6.  Reports


(a)    Economic Sustainability Committee October 13th

(b)   Executive Committee October 7th

(c)    Midland Downtown Business Association Report –September 23 General Membership meeting

(d)   Retail Incubator Program update

(e)    Monday Night Farmers Market Report

(f)    Outdoor Patio Status Report

(g)   Summer Sculpture Series Status Report

(h)   Chili & Salsa Taste-off Status Report


      7.  Public Comments for Non Agenda Items


      8.  Old Business


9.   New Business

a)      Introduction of new DDA Executive Director

b)      October / November 2009 Events

c)      October / November Meeting Dates



     10.  Adjourn