Role and Expectations of the Committee:

Community Committee members will perform a variety of roles including but not limited to the following:

  • Advise- Committee members will represent the broad interests of the community and be advisers to the City, the Conservancy, and consultant teams.
  • Enrich- Committee members will have specific knowledge or experiences to share with the consultant team and the City to enrich the planning process.
  • Advocate- Committee members will be champions of the planning process and Dorothea Dix Park.
  • Engage- Committee members will be heavily involved in public outreach and engagement. 

Serving on this Committee involves a commitment to attend regular meetings and public events. Meetings will be held at various times during the week including evenings and weekends.  Committee members should expect at least a 2-hour monthly commitment.  Initial committee terms will range from 1-3 years.