Volunteer Working Committees
If you are interested in making a meaningful contribution to the betterment of Downtown Prince George, we want to hear from you! We strongly encourage our downtown business and property owners to get involved, but anyone is welcome to join in on our committees. Respective committee meetings are held once a month and typically last one hour.
Business Development Task Force
Goals: To assist and advise the Downtown Prince George Board of Directors and Staff on matters related to the retention and attraction of business and development as well as marketing and civic advocacy to maximize economic development opportunities that benefit key stakeholders. Develop resources for business retention, attraction and development that increase downtown business occupancy, activities and population, with paralleled and complementary advocacy, funding, and operational strategies. Issues addressed include: neighbourhood safety, parking, retail and related sectoral attraction and engagement, civic infrastructure and placemaking.
Goals: To increase the aesthetic appeal of Downtown Prince George. This committee oversees beautification initiatives including the façade improvement grant program, graffiti mitigation, litter control and handing baskets.