General Committee Structure Each committee shall consist of three members of the Council (unless otherwise dictated by the Charter or Codified Ordinances). Committee members shall be appointed by the Mayor, with the concurrence of the City Council, at the first regular meeting of the Council following any regular City election or as soon thereafter as is practicable. The Mayor should strive to include as many City Councilmembers as possible across the committees and to appoint a different City Councilmember to Chair each committee. The Chair of each committee shall be responsible to the Council for the function of the committee. The Mayor and other Councilmembers are welcome to attend and participate in the meetings of any committee. The City Manager or designee shall attend all committee meetings, unless excused. Two committees may meet together in joint session when topics cross the scope of both committees.
Community Affairs Committee Purpose:
The Community Affairs Committee plans and organizes local events to increase community awareness and involvement in programs and services. It shares advises staff and City Council regarding use of a variety of communication tools to share information with and engage residents, the business community, public officials and City employees. It also, provides policy guidance to City Council on issues related to: neighborhoods, housing, homelessness, code compliance, historic preservation, and planning, zoning and development processes including site plan, permitting and inspections, public transit, walkability and bikeability, infrastructure planning.
Meetings are held as needed in the Joseph Ronnie Rogers Council Chambers of Milford City Hall:
201 S. Walnut St.
Milford, DE 19963