Action Teams

V.I.B.E. 2011/2012 Officers:

President: Heidi Jones

Vice-president: Jill Nickerson, 570-638-2005

Secretary: Josh Jones, 570-404-0447

Treasurer: Kelly Rossell

Media: Heidi Jones, facilitator, 570-638-2486

Blossburg News & Views column: news@blossburg.org

Action Teams:

  • Economic Restructuring:
    • Inter-organizational
  • Communication/Promotion: Josh Jones e-mail
    • Promote the positive aspects of Blossburg such as Blossburg/Downtown businesses, retail space, small community, good infrastructure, area festivals, rural qualities, and proximity to natural escapes utilizing print, web, and other mediums.
    • Blossburg Community/Tourism Brochure
    • Calendar of events: Bev Jones
    • News & Views Column
    • Business Directory Placemat
    • Welcome/Events Sign: Julie Nowak
  • Design
    • Guide business and building owners on the design guidelines created for awarding the DCED Main Street Program grants. Work with locally sourced artists to create visual guides for further downtown improvement. The Design Team also reviews and approves/denies all grant applicants.
  • Youth Involvement: Jill Nickerson
    • Promote youth involvement in all aspects of the community. Provide opportunities for youth to expand, grow, and be a part of the community
    • Skate Park/Youth Activities: Jill Nickerson
  • Community Vitality