Downtown Committee Mission Statement

The mission of the DLC Downtown Committee is to work with Lake City businesses, building owners and the City to identify and encourage implementation of opportunities that will enhance and improve downtown vitality and economy.

Committee Chair

Don Schwartz

Meeting Time

Third Thursday of the month

2016 Accomplishments

  • Cleaned up and painted the old Conoco building
  • Pulled weeds and removed brush from Government Pier beach
  • Encouraged Alliance Bank to repair LC State Bank clock
  • Encouraged Nosh to complete siding on N side of building
  • Installed a new fence near the jail house art gallery
  • Helped stop the inadequate beach bathroom plan
  • Members have attended Hwy 61 workshops

Goals for 2017

  • Refine mission statement
  • Recruit new committee members
  • Educate public about value of Highway 61 improvements
  • Determine Block 13 position
  • Cleanup Big Bear site
  • Promote Façade Improvement Program
  • Improve branding
  • Enhance business recruitment
  • Cleanup alleys