Vision Committee

MEMBERS:  10 

TERM:  3 years - no limit

AUTHORIZING LEGISLATION:

MEETING INFORMATION:

MAJOR DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

To address the COVID-19 crisis, Vision Committee members may be called upon to assist with the process of administering additional CDBG-CV (COVID-19 emergency aid) funding.

  • Provide input on emerging community needs that may be addressed using Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding.
  • Evaluate CDBG applications to ensure they appropriately meet the Consolidated Plan goals and address community needs.
  • Provide feedback to assist the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government in prioritizing CDBG funding.
  • The Vision Committee typically meets for a brief orientation session in October and a half day meeting in January to discuss CDBG applications.
MEMBERSTERM EXPIRES
Vacant06-30-2024
Sally Kimel-Sheppard06-30-2024
Susan Winstead06-30-2024
Alison Alwes06-30-2025
Vacant06-30-2025
Cole Knapper06-30-2025
Matthew Pulver06-30-2025
Carey McLaughlin06-30-2026
Cary Ritzler06-30-2026
Vacant06-30-2026


METHOD OF APPOINTMENT
Mayor and Commission

CONTACT
Roderick Wallace, Director Housing and Community Development
706-613-3155

MORE INFORMATION
Housing and Community Development website - www.accgov.com/hcd

Vision Committee Meetings Playlist