Authorized under Indiana Code (IC 36-7-14), on May 1, 1982, the Allen County Board of Commissioners adopted Resolution 82-05-01 creating the Allen County Redevelopment Commission. The commission has five voting members and a non-voting member representing a school district. The Allen County Board of Commissioners is responsible for appointing three members as well as the non-voting member and the Allen County Council appoints two members. All members serve one year terms and terms served are unlimited. Each year the commission elects a president, vice president and secretary to preside over meetings. The commission is also represented by legal counsel and the county auditor serves as the commission's treasurer.
2017 Redevelopment Member List
Richard E. Beck, Jr. - President, Commission member since 2002
Kurt Gutman - Vice President, Commission member since 2005
Steven Bercot - Secretary, Commission member since 1987
Darren Vogt - Commission member since 2015
Tom Harris - Commission member since 2018
Chris Baker - Non-voting commission member since 2012
Authorized under Indiana Code (IC 36-7-14.5) and created by the Allen County Board of Commissioners on December 4, 2015, the Allen County Redevelopment Authority has three voting members appointed by the Allen County Board of Commissioners. Members serve three year terms and are unlimited. Each year the authority elects a president, vice president and secretary-treasurer to preside over meetings.
2017 Redevelopment Authority Member List
Richard E. Beck, Jr. - President
Steven Bercot - Vice President
Kurt Gutman - Secretary-Treasurer