City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

June 23, 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).


Members and Alternates:      Leslie Curran, Chair, Councilmembers Karl Nurse, Bill Dudley,

Wengay Newton, and Jeff Danner (alternate)


Support Staff:                    Joshua Johnson


A.                 Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  Minutes of April 28, 2011.

D.                 New Business

1.                  Informational meeting with prospective candidates (Ms. Ann Thompson Taylor and Mr. Ashon J. Nesbitt) submitted by the Mayor for appointment to the Board of Commissioners of the St. Petersburg Housing Authority.

2.                  Council referral item - Discussion of the Jamestown Housing Complex, Leslie Curran, Chair, Housing Services Committee.

3.                  Update of Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP-1) and NSP-3, Stephanie Lampe, Senior Coordinator, Mike Psarakis, Sr. Real Estate Coordinator, and Joshua Johnson, Director, Housing and Community Development Department - oral presentation.

4.                  Multi-family funding reprogramming discussion, Stephanie Lampe, Senior Coordinator - oral presentation.

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 Board Properties.

F.                  Adjournment