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Aug
2
12:00 PM12:00

August 2018 Meeting

Join us for the monthly DCI meeting. This month's agenda items include:

  • Plaza fundraising ideas
  • An online business directory for Crozet
  • The DHCD Main Street Grant and conference
  • Marketing plans for downtown Crozet

Crozet Pizza will have lunch for a set price. Please let us know if you plan to attend and want lunch so we can give them some idea of how to prepare. We hope to see you there!

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Jul
12
12:00 PM12:00

July 2018 Meeting

Join us for the monthly DCI meeting next Thursday as we discuss county updates, the Main Street grant work plans, a recent meeting with the Artisan Depot, and plaza fundraising plans.

Crozet Pizza will have lunch for a set price. Please let us know if you plan to attend and want lunch so we can give them some idea of how to prepare. We want to take these moments to celebrate our local businesses and support them in all the ways possible.

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Jun
7
12:00 PM12:00

June 2018 Meeting

Join us for the monthly DCI meeting this Thursday at Crozet Pizza. The agenda is as follows: 

  1. Review of May DCI minutes
  2. Frank Stoner - County news and update on BOS meeting
  3. Pat Groot
    1. Updates on Main Street Grant
    2. Any other news from county contacts
  4. Pat Groot/Mary Beth Bowen
    1. Update on work with county on publicity and blogging
  5. Meg Holden, Pat Groot, Mary Beth Bowen
    1. Update on Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) conference
    2. Pat to give a brief overview of a fall 2019 event
  6. Questions and Discussion

Crozet Pizza will have lunch for a set price. Please let us know if you plan to attend and want lunch so we can give them some idea of how to prepare. We want to take these moments to celebrate our local businesses and support them in all the ways possible.

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May
3
12:00 PM12:00

May 2018 Meeting

Join us for the monthly DCI meeting this Thursday at Crozet Pizza. The agenda is as follows: 

  • Review of April DCI Minutes
  • County Updates - Frank Stoner
    • Overview of progress on funding options for Plaza
    • Update on Revenue Sharing funding for connecting street construction
    • Strategies DCI can employ to support these efforts - Meg Holden
  • Main Street Grant - Pat Groot
    • Progress report
    • County update
    • Continued recruitment for volunteers to work on Transformation Strategies – Tourists & Tourism; Family Centered Businesses; Entrepreneurial Ecosystems; Scope of Work for Market Study
  • Esri Studies
  • Financial Update - Brenda Plantz/Meg Holden
  • Upcoming CCA Meeting - DCI representative needed to present
  • Upcoming Events
    • May 23-24 – Virginia Tourism Corporation Orientation
      Day 1: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm | Day 2: 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
      Hilton Richmond Downtown
      501 E. Broad St., Richmond, VA
      804-344-4300
      More information here
    • July 16-18 - Main Street Downtown Intersections (annual event)
      Hotel Madison and Shenandoah Valley Conference Center
      710 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA
      7/16 1:00PM to 7/18 3:00PM
      Full registration and single-day registration available here
  • Messaging - Mary Beth Bowen
  • Questions and Discussion

Crozet Pizza has generously offered us their space for this meeting and will provide lunch for a set price. Please RSVP to give them an idea of how to prepare. We want to take these moments to celebrate our local businesses and support them in all the ways possible.

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Apr
5
12:00 PM12:00

April 2018 Meeting

Join us for the monthly DCI meeting this Thursday at Crozet Pizza as we discuss the following:

  • Review of March DCI minutes
  • County updates from Frank Stoner, including progress on funding options for the plaza and Revenue Sharing for street construction
  • Update on meeting with county economic development staff
  • Community assets - what does Crozet have to offer?
  • Building a list of Crozet businesses
  • Activities and volunteers needed for upcoming projects related to tourism, economic development, and a market study
  • Upcoming Tom Tom Festival visit to Crozet
  • Upcoming state-wide events

Crozet Pizza has generously offered us their space for this meeting. They will have lunch for a set price. Please let us know if you plan to come and have lunch so we can give them some idea of how to prepare. We want to take these moments to celebrate our local businesses and support them in all the ways possible.

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Feb
1
12:00 PM12:00

February 2018 Meeting

The first DCI meeting of the year will kick off at Crozet Pizza, which has generously offered space and a pre-set lunch menu. Join us for a working lunch meeting to discuss the following main agenda items:

  • County updates and developments - timing, plaza news, financing, economic development
  • Financial tracking possibilities 
  • Group communications options
  • Working committees - designing small committees to focus on tasks, such as economic development and marketing


Click here to read the February meeting minutes. 

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Nov
9
1:00 PM13:00

November 2017 Meeting

Join us for the DCI November meeting at the Crozet Library. Agenda items include:

  1. Review of DCI Minutes
  2. Report on Orton Foundation – Pat Groot
  3. Bylaws Questions and Timeline
  4. County and Plaza Funding - Doug Bates
  5. Main Street Work Shop – Pat Groot
  6. Marketing and Publicity
  7. County Updates - Frank Stoner
    7.1.1      Financing
    7.1.2     Time table
    7.1.3     Plaza timing and related issues
    7.1.4     Economic development
  8. Other Matters

November meeting minutes are available here

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Jun
8
12:00 PM12:00

June 2017 Meeting

Join us for the June DCI Meeting Thursday, June 2, from 12 pm - 2 pm at the Crozet Library. We will discuss the DCI's charter and mission in preparation for a 501c3 application. Developer Frank Stoner and others will give updates on recent county meetings and discuss the latest developments on the plaza. 

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May
4
12:00 PM12:00

May 2017 Meeting

The DCI Committee will meet on Thursday, May 4, at The Rooftop at Piedmont Place.* Agenda items include:

  • Plaza update
  • Updates on recent county and community funding meetings
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing

This meeting is open to the public. If you plan to join, take the elevator in Piedmont Place up to Floor 4. (The Rooftop is opening just for this meeting, so the 4R button will not work.) On the 4th floor, walk around to your left, through the stairwell, and enter The Rooftop from there.

*Please note - the Crozet Library is closed.

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