Community Development Advisory Committee

Duties of the Committee shall include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:

1. Meet at least twice annually.

2. Review Pittsfield's community development needs on an annual basis, taking into consideration economic development, social services, housing, infrastructure, and other relevant factors.

3. Prioritize the various identified needs and make recommendations in the form of an annual report to the Town Council.  Town staff will assist with this effort.

4. Research and evaluate potential outside funding sources and make recommendations on programs and applications for funding.

5. Develop a forum for citizen input and participation into community development needs assessment and prioritization.

6. Provide oversight for community development projects.

7. Coordinate with other Town organizations when community development efforts involve topics under their jurisdiction(s).

8. Elect leadership from among the membership and develop rules of procedure as needed to conduct business.