Steering COmmittee 

The Decision Makers. This group has the final say on the work of the task forces  and recommendations from the Community Advisory Committee. 


City of Newport News

  • City Manager's Office
  • Department of Planning 
  • Department of Development

Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority 

Ridley Place Resident Council President & Residents 

Marshall-Ridley Neighborhood Residents 

Boys and Girls Club of the Virginia Peninsula

Downtown Newport News Merchants & Neighbors Association

Habitat for Humanity of the Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg

Newport News Public Schools

Newport News Shipbuilding

Newport News Economic and Industrial Development Authority

Peninsula Health District

Community Advisory Committee

Reviews decisions of the Task Forces and makes recommendations to the Steering Committee


Ridley Place Resident Council President & Residents

Marshall-Ridley Choice Neighborhood Residents 

Hampton Roads Community Action Program 

Faith Based Organizations Representatives

Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center 

C. Waldo Scott Center for HOPE

CARE Coalition 

Doris Miller Community Center

Greater Southeast Development Corporation

Pearl Bailey Library

YWCA Virginia Peninsula


*The Citizen Advisory Committee is on hiatus due to low-attendance. Citizens are encouraged to reach out CNI staff on the Contact Us Page to become involved.