Downtown Development Authority

The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) was formed in 2014 and the final plan was submitted..  The Board consists of the Village President and 8 additional members.  

DDA Board Term
Amy Peterson 2024
Nick Weirzba Vice Chair 2022
Erik Bahle 2020
Steve Lutke Ex-Officio n/a
Donna Popke Chairperson 2022
Kim Pontius 2023
Bridgett Lambdin 2020

The DDA Board's mission statement is: 

“The DDA will strive to support the economic stability of the District maintaining the small town character of the district and supporting the fundamentals that assure the Village of Suttons Bay is a great place to live, work, play, invest and do business.  The DDA will provide the vision, leadership, and advocacy for the continued growth of the DDA District and to improve the long-term economic environment and overall vitality of our community for both the citizen and business.” 

The DDA will adopt a Budget each fiscal year. The DDA meets quarterly and you can find the meeting packets and the minutes on our website meeting page.  For a 2021 schedule for all meetings click here.  Please note that this schedule is subject to change due to cancellations or rescheduling.

2017 Meeting Minutes

2018 Meeting Minutes

2019 Meeting Minutes

2020 Meeting Minutes