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Downtown Development Authority

The Downtown Development Authority is appointed by the City Council and serves as the primary planning and development advisor for downtown Fort Collins. The Authority is quasi-autonomous, has certain powers and duties granted to it by Colorado Statute, has authority to levy a property tax up to 5 mills for its operations and has the ability to issue tax increment bonds to provide public services within its boundaries.

Regular Meeting Schedule:

2nd Thursday of each month
7:30 a.m.
Home State Bank Meeting Room
300 E. Mountain Ave.

view meeting schedule >> for more information (including exceptions to the regular schedule)

Recommended Qualifications:

Must be a landowner, resident or business tenant within the boundaries of the Authority and have an interest in the revitalization and rejuvenation of downtown Fort Collins as the hub of community activity.

Time Commitment:

8 hours/month

Current Members: Interested in applying?

Council Liaison: Ross Cunniff, Bob Overbeck

County Commissioner: Steve Johnson

Term Expires:
December 31, 2015    Ellen Zibell and Janet Bramhall
December 31, 2016     Wynne Odell, Cheryl Zimlich and Bevin Parker
December 31, 2017     Chris Aaronson, Lee Swanson, and Mark Williams