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& Duties of the Committee
The Planning and Economic Development Committee is a standing committee of Common Council and its membership consists of 5 Common Council members. Members of this committee are appointed by the Mayor at the beginning of each year. This committee addresses city planning, housing, land use, zoning, historic preservation, neighborhood initiatives, Building Division process improvement, Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency (IURA) issues and items pertaining to economic development in the city.