Mayor's Downtown Advisory Commission

Meetings


  • 1:30 p.m.
  • First Tuesday of every month
  • Jack Reidy Conference Room
    140 W. Pine
    Missoula, MT 59802

    Agendas and Minutes


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    Purpose


    The purpose of the commission is to advise the mayor and to work on issues of quality of life in downtown Missoula, including but not limited to:
    • Aggressive panhandling
    • Human services and infrastructure needs
    • Ordinances
    • Human relations and other areas
    • Promote and manage the Real Change Not Spare Change program in concert with the Missoula Downtown Business Improvement District
    • Identify and take on projects under the direction of the mayor

    Members


    • Up to 25
    • 2 and 3 year terms initially and then 3 year terms  

    Membership includes at least one member from:


    • City Attorney's Office
    • Downtown retailers
    • Housing and Community Development
    • Justice system, including Municipal Court
    • Mayor's Office
    • Missoula Downtown Business Improvement District
    • Missoula Downtown Association
    • Missoula City Council
    • Missoula County Administration
    • Missoula Food Bank
    • Police Department
    • Poverello Center/Salcido Center
    • Salvation Army
    • Sheriff's Office
    • St. Patrick Hospital
    • United Way
    • Western Montana Mental Health Center addiction treatment professionals, at-large
    All appointments are by the mayor.
      Members Start of Term End of Term
      Amy Allison Thompson (Poverello Center) Dec. 6, 2016 Jan. 31, 2020
      Dan Cederberg (Downtown Attorney) March 1, 2015 Feb. 28, 2018
      Eran Fowler Pehan (Director of Housing & Community Development) Co-Chair March 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2019
      Melinda Mason (Children's Mental Health Bureau) March 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2019
      Keithi Worthington (Deputy City Attorney) March 1, 2015 Feb. 28, 2018
      Laurie Johnson (Missoula Downtown) March 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2019
      Sue Wilkins (Missoula Correctional Services) June 1, 2015 May 31, 2018
      Theresa Williams (Reaching Home Coordinator) Dec. 6, 2016 Jan. 31, 2020
      Jon Wilkins (City Council Ward 4) May 1, 2016 April 30, 2019
      Bryan von Lossberg (City Council Ward 1) Co-Chair  May 1, 2016 April 30, 2019
      Loreen Hamilton (Salvation Army) Feb. 1, 2015 Jan. 31, 2017
      Margaret Borg (Retired Attorney) March 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2019
      Nicole Rowley (County Commissioner) Feb. 1, 2015 Feb. 28, 2018
      Elizabeth Marshall (Missoula Housing Authority) Jan. 1, 2016 Dec. 31, 2018
      Ginny Merriam (City Communications/Public Information Officer)       Staff        Staff
      Kathleen Jenks (Municipal Court Judge) March 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2019
      Michael Moore (Downtown Business Community) Jan. 1, 2016 Dec. 31, 2018
      Lt. Jake Rosling (City Police Department) June 1, 2016 July 31, 2019
    For more information, contact the department liaison - Ginny Merriam, Public Information/Communications Officer, 552-6001.