Ad Hoc and Steering Committees

Whitefish Strategic Housing Steering Committee

The Strategic Housing Plan Steering Committee was established by Resolution No. 17-50, to review and revise as housing strategies are developed and enacted, to establish responsibilities and procedures, to appoint ad hoc or sub-committees as needed, to report to the City Council and to assist in the plan update in 2020.

Strategic Housing Plan (2017)

Housing Needs Assessment (2016)

Committee Members

Addie Brown-Testa, Secretary
Wendy Compton-Ring, Senior Planner
Ben Davis, Chair
Rhonda Fitzgerald
Kevin Gartland, Vice Chair
Adam Hammatt, City Manager
Melissa Hartman, Councilor
John Muhlfeld, Mayor
Katie Williams, Councilor

Date Agenda Minutes
November 8, 2018 PDF document icon   
October 11, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon 
July 12, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon 
June 14, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon 
May 3, 2018 PDF document icon  PDF document icon 
April 12, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon 
March 8, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon
February 8, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon 
January 23, 2018 PDF document icon PDF document icon

The Housing Steering Committee has appointed two work-groups:

Public Meeting with 3 Design Options (10-17-18)
Design Charrette Meetings
(9-19-18 & 9-20-18)
Kickoff Meeting
(9-6-18)
Press Release
(8-28-18)
Letter to Neighbors of the Snow Lot (8-9-18)                

The Steering Committee directed the Planning Dept to work on Zoning for Affordability. (pg 23, Strategic Housing Plan)

For more information, please contact the Planning Department 406-863-2410.

Whitefish Tourism Master Plan Steering Committee

The Whitefish Tourism Master Plan Steering Committee was established by Resolution No. 18-05, to develop a joint tourism master plan between the City and the WCVB, integrating extensive public input and providing a strategic long-term vision and framework for the sustainable future of the Whitefish tourism economy. 

Committee Members

Councilor Andy Feury
Nick Polumbus
Meagan Powell
Steve Thompson
Lauren Oscilowski
Mariah Joos
Brian Schott
Craig Workman
Michelle Howke

Available Resources

Meetings

Date Agenda Minutes
July 31, 2018    PDF document icon  
July 10, 2018    PDF document icon  
June 19, 2018    PDF document icon    PDF document icon
June 5, 2018    PDF document icon  
May 15, 2018     PDF document icon    PDF document icon
May 14, 2018    No Agenda    
May 1, 2018     PDF document icon     PDF document icon
April 2, 2018     PDF document icon     PDF document icon
March 9, 2018     PDF document icon     PDF document icon

Finding the Balance Survey- Please complete the survey by June 15, 2018

Printable Finding the Balance Survey- Please drop off completes surveys to the City Hall by June 15, 2018. 

 Highway 93 South Corridor Steering Committee

The Highway 93 South Corridor Steering Committee was established by Resolution No. 18-09, to work through the planning process with city staff to establish a development policy for the Highway 93 South Corridor study district. 

Committee Members

Mayor John Muhlfeld
Councilor Ryan Hennen
Justin Lawrence
Marilyn Nelson
Mark Pascoli
June Hanson
Roger Sherman
Lisa Post
John Middleton

Meetings

The next meeting of the Hwy 93 S Corridor Steering Committee will be December 10 from 1-4 pm at City Hall. Agendas and meeting minutes will be posted as they are available.

Date Agenda Minutes
May 17, 2018        
May 30, 2018        
July 9, 2018        
August 6, 2018        
 October 22, 2018        
November 5, 2018     

Additional project information is provided under Long Range Plans in the Planning & Building Department web pages.

Contact

If you would like to be added to a list serve and notified when new information is available, or if you would like to comment on the Highway 93 South Corridor plan, you may contact Hilary Lindh via email at hlindh@cityofwhitefish.org or call 863-1254.