Economic Development Corporation

May 15, 2007


Members Present:


Pete Garwood, Sherry Comben, Robert Peterson, Laura Stanek, and Jerome Simowski

Members Absent:


Allyn Wright, Tom Lane, and Rick Diebold

Staff Present:


Joe Meyers

Others Present:



1. Call to Order


The meeting was called to order at 8:37 a.m. by Sherry Comben.

2. Review of the April 17, 2007 Minutes


Motion by Pete Garwood, supported by Jerome Simowski, to approve the April 17, 2007 minutes as presented. Motion carried unanimous.

3. Public Comment



4. Business Park


Pete Garwood indicated that he had spoke with Tut Patrick and he indicated that Mancelona Township was not interested in combining the properties.


Larry Fox, C2AE, presented three options for developing the business park and the estimated costs associated with developing it. Discussion ensued over the land division act and the site condominium act. .


Bob Peterson left the meeting at 9:15, because there was no quorum present, no official action could be taken.


The committee indicated that they would like to meet before the next Board of Commissioners meeting so they can work out a budget request for the 2008 year. The Committee decided that Jun 5, 2007 at 8:30.

5. Old Business



6. Communications



7. Public/Member Comment



Meeting adjourned at 9:29 a.m.