AVENUE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION 2017 GOALS
IMPROVE THE AESTHETICS OF THE DIVISION AVENUE AREA
a. Go to other communities—and to other business associations such as East Town Business Association to see how we can improve our association
* develop ideas for one event-possibly in conjunction with school
* develop a list of potential sources of funds for public improvements to the area
* develop a list of improvements to the area we would like to see
street trees, lighting, signage
b. Go to City Commission/Council meetings for Cities of Wyoming and Kentwood
CONTINUE ADOPT-A-BLOCK PROGRAM
a. Contact participants for Adopt-A-Block to
clean area when necessary
Ensure that all Adopt-A-Block participants
have paid up (Steve)
a. Increase membership to 50 (Tom and Jerry)
b. Encourage the active participation of
membership at monthly meetings.
c. Increase membership by having satellite memberships from nearby business areas--fee would be $10.00.
d. Speakers invited to DABA meetings to increase interest –one speaker for 2017
4. PUBLIC RELATIONS
a. Involve students from local schools. Report positive new to Advance and to television.
b. Involve Kelloggsville and Godwin students in DABA and in their community *Membership, cleanup