Savannah Development and Renewal Authority

Description:
The Savannah Development and Renewal Authority was established in 1992 by General Assembly of the State of Georgia to develop recommendations to City Council for revitalization of Savannah’s downtown including comprehensive planning, beautification, marketing, etc. In addition, the commission should promote and advocate programs, promote and facilitate participation in development projects to revitalize and strengthen the economic health of shopping areas.

Membership/Appointment:
Twenty–five (25) members.

Min. Requirements:
City resident

Term:
Four (4) year terms. No term limits.

Current Members Appointed by the City of Savannah:

MEMBER

APPOINTMENT

TERM ENDING

Barbara Cortese

11/10/201412/31/2018

Brad Baugh

10/29/201512/31/2020

Dawn Morgan

11/10/201412/31/2018

Henry Reed II (Hank)

2/21/201312/31/2018

Jerry Lominack

2/21/201312/31/2018

John Bennett

11/10/201412/31/2018

Marysue McCarthy

6/23/201612/31/2020

Milton Vazquez-Torres

6/23/201612/31/2020

Stephen Plunk

6/23/201612/31/2020


For more information, please contact:

Bridget Lidy, Director
Planning and Urban Design
P.O. Box 1027
Savannah, GA 31402
blidy@savannahga.gov
(912) 525-3097