Uptown Corridor Improvement Authority

Department in Charge of This Board

Economic Development

About the Board

The Uptown CIA 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 CIA includes the following business districts:

  • Cherry
  • East Fulton
  • Eastown
  • Wealthy Street

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 CIA
  • The majority of members must have ownership or business interest in property located in the CIA
  • There must be a member with a business interest from each business district in the CIA
  • Members are appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the City Commission on December 31

Budgets

FY2019
FY2018

Residency Requirement

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


Term Limit

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


Compensation

There is no compensation for members on this board.

Matthew Franko

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 2 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2021


Heather Havens

Mayoral Appointment
Resident
Ward 1 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2021


Joana Hively

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 2 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2020


Stephanie Johnson

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 2 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2021


Paul Lee (Vice-Chair)

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 3 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2019


Nathaniel Moody

Mayoral Appointment
Mayor's Designee
Ward 3 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2019


Mary O'Neill (Chair)

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Non-Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2019


Stanley Stoddard

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 2 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2021


Peter Vanderwier (Secretary)

Mayoral Appointment
Business Interest
Ward 3 Resident
Term ends: 12/31/2020