Legislative Authority: Sec. 656.361.7, Ord. Code

Total Members: 9

Committee Duties: Mayor makes 9 appointments. To review and make decisions with respect to all applications for development and redevelopment within the Downtown Overlay Zone: (i) to ensure consistency and compatibility of all proposed development and redevelopment with the Downtown Master Plan; and (ii) to consider the design related issues of each application to ensure compliance with these Downtown District Regulations and all related approved design guidelines and standards, subject always to the ultimate authority of the Downtown Development Authority to interpret the Downtown Master Plan; and To periodically review and make recommendations as necessary to the Downtown Development Authority with respect to these Downtown Development Regulations and related development standards and guidelines, including proposed amendments or revisions thereto. Any supplemental design guidelines shall be adopted by the Downtown Development Authority.

Meeting Date: Monthly, 3rd Thursday at 2:00 p.m. 117 W. Duval Street, City Hall, St. James Building, Lynwood Roberts Room, 1st Floor Schedule subject to change. Call for additional information. (Meeting times and locations are subject to change.)

Committee Members:

Name Category
Boyer, Lori DIA Chief Executive Officer (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Gaffney, Reggie Council President/Designee (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Ferraro, Al JWC Chair (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Ford, Nathaniel P. JTA Director (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Davisson, Craig D. Architect 01
Lee, Trevor S. Architect 02
Goldsbury, Tom Building Official (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Harden, M. Christian Contractor/Developer/Realtor
Wright, Paula D. Duval County School Board Chair (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Durand-Stuebben, Teresa DVI Chair (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Allen, J. Brent Full time employee of downtown business 01
Durden, Brenna M. Full time employee of downtown business 02
Wendland, Kirk R. JEDC Director
Loretta, Joseph P. Landscape Architect
Sheffield, Jeff NFTPO Chair (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Killingsworth, Bill Planning Director (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Demetree, Jack C. Preservation Committee Chair (Ex-Officio Non-Voting)
Vacant Property/Business Owner/Employee
LeDew, Christopher Traffic Engineer
Jones, Frederick N. Urban Planner 01 - Chair
Schilling, Bill Urban Planner 02

Contact Staff:

Name Position Phone Email
Parola, Guy Operations Manage (904) 255-5305  
Underwood-Eiland, Karen Executive Assistant  (904) 255-5302 karenu@coj.net