Downtown Development Authority

History
The DDA was established in 1972 and has been the major funding agency for Downtown Daytona Beach projects and improvements during the past 35 years.

Downtown Development Authority Group Picture

Seated in front row: Michael Sznapstajler, Sheryl A. Cook
Back row: Tammy M. Kozinski, Joseph Hopkins, Commissioner Quanita May

Local Government Agency

  • Established by Special Act of State of Florida in 1972
  • Governed by Subpart E of the city of Daytona Beach's Charter
  • The DDA is an independent, special taxing District

Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach

 A focus of the DDA is to market and promote the historic Beach Street retail area, located between Bay Street and Orange Avenue, in Downtown Daytona Beach. The Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach boasts more than 60 shops, restaurants, attractions and services, plus our exceptional Farmers' Market—all in a splendid waterfront setting.

Current Members

Member
Position
Background
 Michael Sznapstajler Chair
Sheryl A. CookVice ChairCo-owner and President of Tom Cook Jeweler, a
Downtown Daytona Beach retail business
Quanita MayCity CommissionerOwner of Quanita's Executive Wellness Coaching Fitness and Premier Ballroom Studio 
Tammy M. Kozinski
Owner of Sweet Marlays' Coffee Shop, a
Downtown Daytona Beach business
Joseph Hopkins
Civil Engineer, Downtown Daytona Beach property
owner and operator of WROD Radio.

The DDA's social media policy is available.

For More Information
Reed Berger, Redevelopment Director 
(386) 671-8183
Development & Administrative Services
Room 240
P.O. Box 2451
Daytona Beach, FL 32115-2451

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Minutes are also available following approval.
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