Downtown Development Authority

City of Grayson

478 Grayson Parkway

Grayson, Georgia 30017

 

 

February 2nd, 2015

 

Meeting was called to order by Chairman Chip Mitchell at 6:05pm

 

Members present: Chairman Chip Mitchell, Dave Sitz, Tommy Carraway, Eddie Russell, Josh Chastain

 

Minutes from the last meeting were not available for approval, we will approve next  month

 

Public Comments:  Gail Lane briefed the board on possible Senior Living facilities  looking to operate in the Grayson downtown area and possible economic impact these business could provide the community.

 

Old Business: Incubator member update given by Dave Sitz and Eddie Russell.  They went over 30 day goals for current tenant.  Chip asked that we cover a viable small business structure for our current member.   

 

New Business:  Pursuing a possible co-op relationship and expanding our incubator program with the city of Snellville.

 

Chip talked on building on our current relationship with local custom toy manufacturer as possible incubator member.

 

Group discussion on old Grayson Post Office building and parking around the building.  Short term goals were discussed about assisting current tenants with parking and long term goals of future redevelopment of the site.

 

Dave Sitz is going to assist, with the help of the other board members, in putting together job description for vacant Executive Director position.

 

Treasurer Report:  Profit and Loss statement as well as other documents were briefed by Tommy Carraway and approved by the board.

 

Motion to Adjourn at 7:08pm passed by board

 

 

 

 

Respectively Submitted:

 

 

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Joshua Chastain