About the Board

Meetings of the Downtown Development Authority are held quarterly on the 4th Thursday of the month in January, April, July, and October at 12:15 p.m. All meetings are held in Council Chambers in St. Louis City Hall. Downtown Development Authority meetings are open to the public and citizens are encouraged to attend.


Thursday, July 25 @ 12:15 pm 12:15 pm - 02:00 pm

DDA Board

Thursday, October 24 @ 12:15 pm 12:15 pm - 02:00 pm

DDA Board

Downtown Development Authority
Board Members:

Member Business Name
Mary Peterman, ChairHuntington Bank
Jerry Lewis, Vice-ChairJim's Barber Shop
Corey Bailey, Secretary/TreasurerCommercial Bank
Kurt GilesCity Manager
Dana SaurmanRiver Rock Bar & Grill
Bill CotyCoty Properties
Wyatt MinorKubin's Furniture & Mattresses
Dan Eilts4Seasons Gym
Manny NannanSt. Louis Marathon


Article V, Sec. 2-192. Powers and duties.

The Saint Louis Downtown Development Authority, established pursuant to Act 197 of the Public Acts of 1975 of the State of Michigan, as from time to time amended, shall have all the powers, duties and authority prescribed in said Act and amendments thereto.

Contact Information

If you would like to contact the Downtown Development Authority Board, you may call or write to:

Phil Hansen
DDA Director
300 North Mill Street
St. Louis, MI 48880
(989) 681-3017