City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

December 8, 2011 @ 10:30 a.m.

Conference Room 100/City Hall



Mission Statement:   To effectively address the on-going need for affordable livable rental and owner-occupied housing units within the city (by proposing legislation, developing clear-cut policies, supporting proven strategies and providing for the implementation of best practices).


A.                 Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  Minutes of October 27, 2011.

D.                 New Business

1.                  Update of Jamestown Apartments - David Metz, Downtown Facilities Director - oral presentation.

2.                  Report of Activities in the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP-1) and NSP-3, Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator, Mike Psarakis, Sr. Real Estate Coordinator - oral presentation.

3.                  Neighborhood Housing Solutions presentation of testimonials of clients assisted during the fiscal year ended 9-30-2011, Deborah Scanlan, President  & CEO - oral presentation.

4.                  Brief discussion of Housing Market by Brian Shuford, Governmental Affairs Director, Pinellas Realtor Organization - oral presentation.

E.                  Follow-Up Information:

1.                  Provide a copy of the status of multi-family projects that are scheduled for, or are under development/redevelopment.

2.                  Provide a copy of the status of NSP projects.

3.                  Provide a spreadsheet of past year's housing accomplishments and current status.

4.                  Provide copy of Vacant and Boarded Properties.

F.                  Adjournment