OUR TOWN BELFAST COMMITTEES

Design (Chair: Terri Mahoney)

  • develops guidelines that maintain and enhance the architectural heritage of the area while encouraging smart use.
  •  hosts educational platforms that teach citizens and business owners effective design techniques and provides assistance in planning and implementation.
  •  plans for the beautification and encouragement of the use of public spaces.

Promotion (Chair: Chris Lobley)

  • works with the downtown residents and businesses to improve the marketing strategies of the downtown district.
  • plans and hosts a variety of special events.
  • develops and publishes the annual calendar of events, the Downtown Map and the “Doing Business in Downtown Belfast” booklet.

 Economic Restructuring (Chair: Ellie Daniels)

  •  engages in a variety of research activities to assess the best practices for downtown Belfast’s successful future.
  •  maintains an inventory of property and actively seeks to improve those available for future uses.
  • provides training and other supportive services to existing and potential businesses.

Organization (Chair: Chris Bitely)

  •  maintains public relations through the local media, the newsletter, the website and brochures.
  •  plans the Open House meetings.
  • manages volunteer development.
  •  develops the annual fund-raising plan.