NOTICE OF DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY MEETING
The Royal Oak Downtown Development Authority will conduct a meeting on Wednesday, October 14, 2020
at 4:00 p.m.
On April 1, 2020, Governor Whitmer issued Executive Order 2020-33, which declared both a state of
emergency and a state of disaster across the State of Michigan due to the spread of the novel coronavirus
(COVID-19). To mitigate the spread of COVID-19, to protect the public health, and provide essential
protections to vulnerable Michiganders, it is crucial that all Michiganders take steps to limit in-person contact
including social distancing and limiting the number of people interacting at public gatherings. Therefore, this
Royal Oak Planning Commission meeting will be held electronically, in compliance with the Open Meetings
Act and Executive Order 2020-154 as issued by Governor Whitmer on July 17, 2020.
Members of the public may watch the meeting in either of the following ways:
- On WROK, the city's municipal access cable channel, Wide Open West channel 10
- On WROK's live web stream https://www.romi.gov/523/Live-Stream-and-Video-on-Demand.
Members of the public may participate in the meeting electronically by providing public comment on any
downtown development authority related matter, whether on the agenda or not, by leaving a recorded
comment at (248) 246-3411 between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 14,
2020. Please give your name and address. Recorded comments will be played for the downtown
development authority during the public comment portion of the agenda. Public comments will be limited to
three (3) minutes per person. If you exceed the three-minute limit only the first three minutes will be played for
meeting broadcast. If you call multiple times only your first comment will be played.
Members of the public may also contact downtown development authority staff to provide input or ask
questions on any business that will come before the downtown development authority at the meeting by noon
Wednesday, October 14 via e-mail as follows:
Anyone wishing to participate in the meeting who needs special assistance under the Americans with
Disabilities Act (ADA) is asked to contact Carol Schwanger, City Managers Executive Assistant, at (248) 246-
3203 by Monday, October 12, 4:30 p.m. so that appropriate arrangements can be made.