Economic Development Committee

The Economic Development Committee was established by the City with a mission to promote and strengthen the local economy.  The Committee assists and encourages existing and new business and commerce in South Portland and advises and makes recommendations to City officials and staff.  The Committee meetings are posted on the City Calendar two weeks in advance, and are open to the public.

Economic Development Committee Members:

 There may be no more than three members from any one voting district

Name Appointee District Appointed By Term Expiration
Ross Little District One Linscott 03/23/19
David Schneider District One Morgan 03/23/18
Martha Riehle District One Blake 03/23/20
Vacant   Cohen 03/03/19
Stephen Bushey District Three          Beecher 03/23/20
Joel Ouellette District Two Smith 03/23/18
Bruce Bennett District Five Fox 03/23/18

Current projects and documents:

  • Micro- and Emergency- Loan Program descriptions
  • Way Finding Signs description
  • Growth area TIF description


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