Downtown Development Authority

Regular Meetings

  • Time: 7:00 p.m.
  • Dates: For a list of meeting dates, please see our Boards and Commissions calendar.
  • Location:
    City Hall
    Council Chambers 
    36535 Green Street
    New Baltimore, MI 48047

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Robert Higgins, Chair
  • Frank Krause, Vice Chair
  • Ralph Debucce Jr., Secretary
  • Jeff Byrum, Treasurer
  • Jennifer Columbo
  • James Dehem
  • Joe Drompp
  • Karen Gharbie

  • Mark Miller
  • Brittany Tarsenko
  • Shannon Zwiesler
  • Tom Semaan, Mayor
  • Jason Harvey, Council Liaison
  • Florence Hayman, Council Liaison
  • Laurie Huff, Planning Liaison


The mission of the City of New Baltimore Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is to do the following, thereby establishing a downtown that is healthy, viable and economically sound for the future:
  • Correct and prevent deterioration in the DDA District
  • Create and implement development plans
  • Promote economic growth
  • Provide physical improvements to the District