Melbourne Economic Enhancement District Advisory Committee


Purpose of the committee is to improve public participation and receive public comments on rehabilitation and redevelopment of the Melbourne Economic Enhancement District (MEED), and to consider additional areas for Brownfield site rehabilitation and designation located outside of the MEED. Makes recommendations to the City Council on whether to adopt a resolution of support for applicants applying for incentives offered by Enterprise Florida through the Governor’s Office of Tourism, Trade and Economic Development. Reviews Brownfield site rehabilitation agreements from applicants applying for incentives through the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Member appointed by the City Council must either reside in, be engaged in business in, or own property in the MEED. The committee meets when a qualified application is submitted to the Community Development Department.



The board meets at 8 a.m. in the Council Chamber of City Hall.


Board Members

Melbourne Downtown CRA Advisory Committee Seat

Wendy Brandon, Chairman
103 Lansing Island Drive
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
Mail: 1861 S. Patrick Drive, #108
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
Term of Service: Until successor appointed


Old Eau Gallie Riverfront CRA Advisory Committee Seat

George H. Alexander
590 Eau Gallie Boulevard
Melbourne, FL 32935
Term of Service: Until successor appointed

Babcock Street CRA Advisory Committee Seat

Jim Ridenour, Vice Chairman
4250 Careywood Drive
Melbourne, FL 32934
Term of Service: Until successor appointed

Melbourne Airport Authority Seat

Mark Busalacchi
Melbourne International Airport
One Air Terminal Parkway, Suite 220
Melbourne, FL 32901
Term of Service: Until successor appointed

Economic Development Commission of Florida's Space Coast Seat

Elizabeth Huy
597 Haverty Court, Suite 40 Ext. 15
Rockledge, FL 32955
Term of Service: Until successor appointed

Community Development Department Seat

Cindy Dittmer
Community Development Director
Term of Service: Until successor appointed

Member Appointed By City Council

Daniel Narlock
3227 Beach View Way
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
Term of Service: August 25, 2015 – August 24, 2018 (3-year term)

Recording Secretary

Mary Wolak



For More Information

Contact the Community Development Department,, (321) 608-7500.

Visit the Economic Development Website.


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