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Committees

Committees

Economic Development

Environmental and Sanitation

Health and Human Services

Land Use, Planning, and Zoning

Legislative

Parks and Recreation

Personnel, Budget, and Finance

Public Safety

Senior Citizen Affairs

Transportation and Franchises

Women's

Youth Services Planning


Economic Development

  • Chair: Mr. Albion Liburd
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to issues related to existing or proposed economic opportunities for the District, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Environmental and Sanitation

  • Chair: Mr. John McCadney, Jr.
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to any issues relating to the environment such as clean air, noise pollution, safe and adequate water supply, as well as the appropriate manner for the collection and disposal of garbage for the District and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Health and Human Services

  • Chair: Rev. Dr. Miran Ukaegbu
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information.
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to issues and concerns related to the general health and welfare of the residents of District #16, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Land Use, Planning, and Zoning

  • Chair: Ms. Adrainer Coleman
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to review/entertain all land use matters related to zoning and existing or proposed usage of property in the District, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Legislative

  • Chair: Ms. Marie Pierre
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to review legislation that will have an effect on the District and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Parks and Recreation

  • Chair: Deborah Williams
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Works closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to ensure that the recreational needs of the District are identified and met, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Personnel, Budget, and Finance

  • Chair: Mr. Michael Howard
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson on personnel matters relating to the Board regarding staff and make recommendations to the Board regarding the Capital and Expense Budget needs of the District as it relates to the Citywide Budget.

Public Safety

  • Chair: Ms. Margaret Brewer
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to review and entertain comments regarding policies and procedures relating to the public’s safety with regard to the Police and Fire Department, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Senior Citizen Affairs

  • Chair: Ms. Patricia Winston
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to concerns relating to the needs, benefits, and resources for seniors, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Transportation and Franchises

  • Chair: Ms. Deborah Mack
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to address any and all concerns relating to established and/or proposed franchises for the District and identify and respond to the District's needs/resources relating to transportation issues such as mass transit, traffic lights, street lights, and condition of roadways and sidewalks, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Women's

  • Chair: Ms. Linda Rivera
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to issues relating to the needs/available resources for the female population of the District and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.

Youth Services Planning

  • Chair: Mr. David Alexander
  • Meets: Contact Board office for information
  • Purpose: Work closely with the District Manager and Chairperson of the Board to identify and respond to youth related issues such as education, recreation, substance abuse, teenage pregnancy, and employment, and make recommendations to the Board regarding same.