Downtown Advisory Board


The Downtown Advisory Board advises the Urban Renewal Agency Board on matters related to urban renewal and tax increment fund allocations, and the City Council on matters related to the Downtown Parking District and the Parking Fund.

Meetings are generally held the fourth Thursday of each month at noon.

Special membership requirements:


Authority: IGA for Downtown Advisory Board

Number of members: 11

Type of appointment: City Council/Urban Renewal Agency appointment

Length of term: 3 years

DateDocument TitleFile SizeLink To Audio Minutes (MP3)Link To Audio Minutes (WMA)
5/23/2019891 KB
5/23/20193104 KB
4/25/201913292 KB
4/25/2019561 KB
3/14/20196070 KB
3/14/2019774 KB
2/28/2019824 KB
2/12/2019823 KB
1/24/20191619 KB
1/24/2019245 KB
11/8/2018742 KB
10/25/20181115 KB
10/25/2018364 KB
9/27/20181091 KB
9/27/20184972 KB
7/26/2018865 KB
7/26/2018183 KB
7/19/2018217 KB
6/28/20182210 KB
6/28/2018299 KB
5/24/20181666 KB
5/24/20181473 KB
3/22/2018662 KB
3/22/201892 KB
2/22/20181072 KB
2/22/2018106 KB
2/15/2018321 KB
1/25/20182180 KB
1/25/2018149 KB
12/7/2017726 KB
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Title (with link to item)
Content Type
TypeFile Size
Downtown Advisory Board Intergovernmental AgreementIntergovernmental Agreementdab-iga.pdf361 KB
Operating PrincipalsDocumentdab-operating-principles-rules.pdf155 KB
Term Expires
Aaron Ray R TerpeningRepresenting At-Large; CB2 Architect; Ward 312/31/20152nd12/03/2021
Brad ComptonRepresenting a business owner or property owner within the Riverfront Downtown URA07/14/20142nd12/31/2020
Chip ConradRepresenting Riverfront Downtown URA04/24/2017Partial12/31/2019
Dana L. VugteveenRepresenting business owner or property owner within the Downtown Parking District; Salem Center Mall Mgr11/18/20132nd12/31/2019
Ed WhippleRepresenting an institutional organization, including the State of Oregon, Marion County, Salem Area Transit District, Willamette University, a non-profit organization providing services within the Riverfront-Downtown Urban Renewal Area, or Salem Hospital01/14/20191st12/31/2021
Hillary BanksRepresenting a real estate development or banking/financial professional07/13/20152nd12/31/2020
Laurie MillerRepresenting business owner or property owner within the Downtown Parking District05/11/20152nd12/31/2020
Maria PalacioBusiness or Property Owner within Downtown URA12/01/20122nd12/31/2019
Scott A McLeodBusiness or Property Owner within Downtown URA03/11/20191st12/31/2021
Vincenzo MeduriResides within or represents the interests of residents within the Riverfront Downtown URA07/25/20161st12/31/2021
May 27
Memorial Day Observance
Jul. 04
Independence Day Office Closure
Sep. 02
Labor Day
Nov. 11
Veteran’s Day - Some city offices closed for holiday observance

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Sheri WahrgrenDowntown Revitalization Manager
Mailing address:
350 Commercial St NE
Salem OR 97301
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