Economic Development (ECON)

Jurisdiction: Alcohol Beverage Services, Agritourism, Conference and Visitors Bureau, Economic Development, Incubator Programs, MCEDC, Permitting Services, Revenue Authority, Small Business Advancement Team,  Telecommunications and Technology (Office of Broadband Programs, Digital Equity, FiberNet programs), Urban Districts/BIDs, Worksource

Transportation & Environment (TE)

Jurisdiction: The committee discusses issues related to pedestrian and street safety, water and electricity utilities, as well as sustainability and environmental protection. Recent committee work involves vetting the Department of Environmental Protection’s plans to revamp our solid waste and resource recovery operations.