City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

JANUARY 30, 2014 @ 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).


Members and Alternates:      Councilmembers Karl Nurse, Steve Kornell, Charlie Gerdes, Wengay Newton and Darden Rice (alternate)


Support Staff:                    Joshua Johnson


A.                Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  October 31, 2013

D.                New Business

1.                  Selection of Chair and Vice-Chair of the Housing Services Committee.

2.                  Strategies used by the City of Baltimore, Maryland (Vacants to Values) to address its vacant and boarded properties, requested by Councilmember Nurse.

3.                  Update of NSP-1 & NSP-3 - Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator

E.                 Follow-up (information only): -

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