City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

March 22, 2012 10:30:00 AM

City Hall, Room 100


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: Committee Chair Leslie Curran, Committee Vice-Chair Karl Nurse;

Councilmembers Wengay Newton, Charlie Gerdes, Bill Dudley, and Jeff Danner (alternate)


Support Staff: Joshua Johnson, Housing & Community Development Director

Stephanie Lampe, Housing Development Coordinator


A.                Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  Minutes of February 23, 2012

D.                New Business

1.                  Discussion of Housing Strategies & Incentives (Chair Curran), Staff of Housing and Community Development Department.

E.                 Queu List of Council Referral Items:

1.                  Foreclosure Registry, referred at the Oct 20, 2011 meeting.

2.                  Deconstruction of demolitions to create jobs and reduce waste, referred on September 8, 2011.

F.                  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.


G.                Adjournment