May 1, 1982, the Allen County Board of Commissioners adopted Resolution 82-05-01 creating the Allen County Redevelopment Commission. The commission has five voting members and a non-voting member representing a school district. The Allen County Board of Commissioners is responsible for appointing three members as well as the non-voting member and the Allen County Council appoints two members. All members serve one year terms and terms served are unlimited. Each year the commission elects a president, vice president and secretary to preside over meetings. The commission is also represented by legal counsel and the county auditor serves as the commission's treasurer.
2021 Redevelopment Member List
Richard E. Beck, Jr. - President, Commission member since 2002
Kurt Gutman - Vice President, Commission member since 2005
Darren Vogt - Secretary, Commission member since 2015
Jill Kinder - Commission member since 2019
Joel Benz - Commission member since 2021
Tim Hines - East Allen County School Board member since 2020
Created by the Allen County Board of Commissioners on December 4, 2015, the Allen County Redevelopment Authority has three voting members appointed by the Allen County Board of Commissioners. Members serve three year terms and are unlimited. Each year the authority elects a president, vice president and secretary-treasurer to preside over meetings.
2020 Redevelopment Authority Member List
Richard E. Beck, Jr. - President
Jill Kinder - Vice President
Kurt Gutman - Secretary