Downtown Development Authority

Downtown Development Authority

Act 197 of 1975

"AN ACT to provide for the establishment of a downtown development authority; to prescribe its powers and duties; to correct and prevent deterioration in business districts; to encourage historic preservation; to authorize the acquisition and disposal of interests in real and personal property; to authorize the creation and implementation of development plans in the districts; to promote the economic growth of the districts; to create a board; to prescribe its powers and duties; to authorize the levy and collection of taxes; to authorize the issuance of bonds and other evidences of indebtedness; to authorize the use of tax increment financing; to reimburse downtown development authorities for certain losses of tax increment revenues; and to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state officials.

History: 1975, Act 197, Imd. Eff. Aug. 13, 1975;-- Am. 1988, Act 425, Imd. Eff. Dec. 27, 1988;-- Am. 1993, Act 323, Eff. Mar. 15, 1994 
Popular Name: DDA
Popular Name: Downtown Development Authority Act

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Fowlerville Downtown Development Authority
Our objective is to maintain a fiscally sound fund balance while continuing to support the activities which are contained in our most recent tax increment financial plan.

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FDDA Chair
Steve MacDermaid
Term Expires: December 31, 2026

FDDA Vice Chair
Paul Harmon
Term Expires: December 31, 2027

FDDA Treasurer
Dawn Horton
Term Expires: December 31, 2024 

FDDA Secretary
Aleta Kadletz
Term Expires: December 31, 2025

Members of the Board
Connie Shear 
Term Expires: December 31, 2026

Carol Hill
Term Expires: November 20, 2024

Bryan Blattert
Term Expires: December 31, 2027

Jeff Kodet
Term Expires: December 31, 2024

Reggie Talbot
Term Expires: December 31, 2026

Karl Witt
Term Expires: December 31, 2027

Administrative Contact
Michelle Lamb
517-223-3771 x15


  • Purchasing of 154 N Grand Ave as part of our future development plan for the Northeast quadrant.
  • Sponsoring and Coordinating the Music in the Park from 2018-Present (April-August)

Fowlerville Downtown Development Authority

Board Minutes

      Annual Budget

Annual Audit

      Annual Finance Report


2013 Plan Amendment Development Plan
2014 Amendment to the Village of Fowlerville's Tax Increment Finance Plan and Downtown Development Authority's Development Plan

DDA Current Contracts

Economic Development Council of Livingston County
P.J.H. Management L.L.C.