The committee will be guided by its Mission Statement: The Mayor’s Economic Development and Marketing Committee, through discussion, analysis, and proposal of policy, will accelerate the relationship among the business community, regional and local economic development organizations and initiatives, and the City to achieve successful economic growth and revitalization of existing businesses and attracting new businesses, resulting in a diversified economic base that will ensure that Auburn is recognized as a world-class community. In addition, the Committee will provide recommendations for both internal and external initiatives and communication strategies that promote the public image of the City of Auburn.
“I am honored to have these individuals volunteer their time and expertise to help make Auburn the best City in New England,” said Levesque. “As we explore new ways of fostering business development for existing and new businesses and spreading the message that Auburn is on the move, these initial appointees will be key to our future success.”
Initial appointments are as follows:
Meeting locations and dates will be announced within the next two weeks, with an initial status report due to the City Council by the end of May 2018. Information on the Economic Development & Marketing Committee will be available on the committee's web page as it becomes available.