Michigan Street Corridor Improvement District Authority

Department in Charge of This Board

Economic Development

About the Board

The Michigan Street CID works to revitalize the commercial and mixed used business corridors within its boundaries. It does this by:

  • making permanent, one time improvements in their district
  • hosting marketing and promotional activities
  • providing a forum for discussions on investment and development projects.

This CID includes the Michigan Street business district.

Apply for Boards and Commissions 

  • 9 members
  • One member is appointed as the Mayor's "Designee"
  • At least one member must live within a half a mile of the CID
  • The majority of members must have ownership or business interest in property located in the CID
  • There must be a member with a business interest from each business district in the CID
  • Members are appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the City Commission on December 31

Residency Requirement

As long as one member within the board resides within half a mile of the CID, there are no other residency requirements.

Term Limits

Your term on this board is for 4 years. There is no term limit, so you can serve an unlimited number of terms.

Compensation

There is no compensation for members on this board.

Max Benedict 

Mayoral Appointment
Property Owner
Non-Resident
Term Ends:  12/31/2022

Commissioner Joseph D. Jones

Mayoral Appointment
Mayor's Designee
Ward 2 Resident
Term Ends:  12/31/2019  

Alexander Lamkin

Mayoral Appointment
Ward 2 Resident
Term Ends: 12/31/2019    

Wayne (Jeff) Lobdell

Mayoral Appointment
Non-Resident
Term Ends:  12/31/2020

Christopher Swank

Mayoral Appointment
Non-Resident
Term Ends:  12/31/2022

Elizabeth Thompson

Mayoral Appointment
Tenant/Business Interest
Non-Resident
Term Ends:  12/31/2021 

Robert Vugteveen

Mayoral Appointment
Resident
Ward 2 Resident
Term Ends: 12/31/2021 

Vacancy

Mayoral Appointment
Property Owner/Business Interest
Term Ends:  12/31/2020

Vacancy

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Term Ends:  12/31/2022