Do you want to make Dutchtown a better place to live? We could use your help! Take a minute to fill out the form below and let us know what you’re interested in. We’ll let you know about meetings and other volunteer opportunities. Scroll down for more info on the committees, or find a complete overview of the Dutchtown Committees here.
More About the Committees
The Design Committee works on improvements to the neighborhood’s physical elements, while preserving the community’s authentic character and sense of space. We look at our historic buildings and public spaces and seek ways to improve these invaluable assets.
Meets on the first Thursday of each month.
The Economic Vitality Committee strengthens anddiversifies the local economy by supporting existing Dutchtown businesses, encouraging entrepreneurship in the neighborhood, and seeking appropriate development. We’ll work with current and potential business owners, residential and commercial property owners, and other parties to bring investment and economic activity to Dutchtown.
Meets on the second Tuesday of each month.
The Promotion Committee is the marketing arm of Dutchtown. We get the word out about activity, culture, commerce, and community life, market Dutchtown’s assets, and amplify a positive image for the neighborhood. We organize events, promote local businesses, and develop a strong brand and presence for Dutchtown.
Meets on the second Thursday of each month.
The Organization Committee’s goal is to bring the community together to build consensus and a common vision, assemble resources, and lead revitalization. Our committee unites the volunteer, fundraising, and communication networks that make things happen.
Meets on the third Tuesday of each month.
Safe, Clean, and Green
The Safe, Clean, and Green Committee works with neighborhood stakeholders on beautification and maintenance, security, community justice services, and green initiatives. Safe, Clean, and Green works on strategies for improving perceptions and realities in Dutchtown by developing strategies to tackle safety and beautification issues.
Meets on the third Thursday of each month.
Not Sure What’s Right for You?
That’s okay! Maybe you want more info on a certain committee. Or maybe meetings aren’t your thing, and you just want to help organize a cleanup or get the word out about events. Whatever you want to do, we’re happy to have your help! Reach out to us and we’ll figure out how we can work together to make Dutchtown better.