Downtown Development Authority

Purpose and Composition

To establish policy and administer the Downtown Development Authority district.

  • 11 members, including the Mayor
  • A majority of the members shall be persons having an interest in property located in the downtown district.  1 member shall be a resident of said district.
  • Members serve 4 year terms
For more information contact 248-349-0345 or visit the DDA website.
Member List
*Vested Interest in downtown
**District Resident

Brian Turnbull, Mayor
DJ Boyd 9-30-24
Margene Buckhave*/**
Aaron Cozart* 9-30-25
James R. Long*
Ryan McKindles 9-30-23
Gregory Presley* 9-30-23
Greg Richards* 9-30-25
Shawn Riley,* Chair 9-30-22
Mary Starring, Rec. Sec. 9-30-22
Vacant 9-30-23 

Meeting Dates and Location (public welcome to attend)

Meeting Frequency and Location

  • 3rd Tuesday, 8 a.m.
  • City Hall, 215 W. Main Street (Meeting Room A - lower level)
  • Public welcome to attend

2021 Regular Meeting Dates

January 19
February 16
March 16
April 20
May 18
June 15
July 20
August 17
September 21
October 19  
November 16
December 21


APPROVED minutes are posted on the website.

DRAFT minutes are available for review within 8 business days after the meeting. Contact the DDA Director for a copy of the draft minutes.