PROVINCETOWN — The city’s Financial Stabilization and Sustainability Committee, a subcommittee to the Choose Board designed to evaluate the financial impacts of the COVID-19 disaster on the group, held its first assembly just about to stipulate their general objectives.
The primary assembly was held Dec. 15 by way of convention name, with board member Lise King, who’s the liaison to the committee, and 7 different members current.
“We’ve so much on our plates and it actually does take a village,” King mentioned through the first assembly.
The Choose Board unanimously voted to create the subcommittee throughout its Aug. 24 assembly. The thought is that the board would collect details about the impacts of the disaster, each short- and long-term, and produce inventive options to the Choose Board for doable coverage choices.
Within the short-term, the subcommittee would start trying on the state of the city heading into the low season and start planning for subsequent summer season. Within the long-term, the committee would take a look at points like infrastructure wants on the town to assist a distant workforce, and search for methods to diversify the financial system on the town to make it extra secure, King mentioned.
Members mentioned methods to survey the enterprise group to higher perceive the state of the financial well being of the group and what the wants are. Additionally they mentioned the necessity to increase the year-round enterprise group, and completely different approaches for doing so.
The committee determined to satisfy biweekly on Wednesdays going ahead.