The Common Council for the City of Attica met on April 29th, 2021 at 6:00 pm to meet with Wabash Economic Growth Alliance, Inc (WEGA).
Those present at the meeting were: Council Members: Mr. Larry Grant, Mrs. Valarie Maus, Mrs. Patricia Hargan and Mr. Scott Voorhees. Also, present were: Mayor, Duane Roderick, Attorney Jud Barce and Deputy Clerk Mikki Hubbard.
Mayor Roderick asked the Council for a decision regarding the new position, Director of Main Street. Larry Grant made a motion to accept this request, Valarie Maus seconded, all were in favor.
WEGA presented a Contract for Professional Community & Economic Development Services, by and between the City of Attica and Wabash Economic Growth Alliance, INC. to the Council. After, review Attorney Jud Barce recommended a couple changes be made within the contract, the Council agreed and will review and sign at the May 10, 2021 Council Meeting.
WEGA representatives spoke with the Council regarding their plan for the economic development for the downtown area, beginning with a Downtown Master Plan.
Cindy Mason requested that the downtown streets be blocked off on Saturday June 26 for “Dancing in the Streets” as part of the City Celebration, all were in favor.
Mayor Roderick stated he had no further business and requested a motion to adjourn. Larry Grant made the motion to adjourn, Patricia Hargan 2nded, motion passed. Meeting was adjourned.
The next City Council Meeting will be held Monday, May 10, 2021 at 6:00 PM.