The Main Street Advisory Board consists of 7 members who advise and support the city’s Main Street Manager and the City Council. Terms are for two (2) years, and membership is by appointment of the Mayor and City Council. Appointments to this board typically occur in January of each year with any vacancies being filled as needed. Applications are held for a period of two (2) years before being purged.
The board is responsible for providing recommendations regarding the Rockwall Main Street Program. Recommendations include but are not limited to such matters as the mission and vision of the program and the goals, measures and targets of the program. The Main Street Advisory Board also recommends use of a committee structure related to the four (4) emphasized Texas Main Street Program points: organization, promotion, design and economic restructuring. Board members should be representative of the community and include downtown business and property owners and citizens with a general interest in downtown revitalization.