Local Economic Advancement and Development Committee

Meeting Details
  • 12:00 pm
  • Meets the Second Tuesday of Every Month
  • 2nd Floor Conference Room
    McAlester City Hall
    28 E. Washington Avenue
2020 Regular Meeting Schedule:
January 14, 2020
February 11, 2020
March 10, 2020
April 14, 2020
May 12, 2020
June 9, 2020
July 14, 2020
August 11, 2020
September 14, 2020
October 13, 2020
November 10, 2020
December 8, 2020

Documents
View the documents from the LEAD Committee here
Composition
The McAlester Local Economic Advancement and Development (LEAD) Committee consists of ten members that represent a variety of development partners and economic sectors, including City Council, Finance, Education, Defense, Small Business, Industry, Healthcare, and Chamber of Commerce. The mayor appoints each member with the concurrence of the City Council.

All members of the Committee are unpaid volunteers and shall serve one-year terms with no term limitations. The chairperson and vice-chairperson shall be determined by a vote of the committee members.

Purpose
The LEAD Committee is an advisory board of the City's Community and Economic Development Departments. The committee, in conjunction with City staff, will work to evaluate the current development policy and ordinances, identify opportunities for economic growth, and make recommendations to the City Council.

The Committee was established by the City Council by Ord. No. 2650 on April 9, 2019.