The Community and Economic Development Committee will work to identify and implement strategies to improve the quality of life and make the area a more desirable place to live, work, play and attend school. The committee will help to identify sources of job creation, and income producing opportunities. The committee will identify the core needs to the neighborhood and help to develop goals and objectives to address those core needs. The committee will use asset mapping and design visioning to reach those goals. The committee will assist with attracting and maintaining retail and service businesses for the area. This committee will report to the general body on a monthly basis.