Housing Services Committee

April 26, 2012 10:30 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 March 22, 2012

D.                New Business

1.            Discussion of Foreclosure Registry, Gary Bush, Director, Codes Compliance Department.

2.            Discussion of Foreclosed Property Acquisition Program, Stephanie Lampe, Housing Development Sr. Coordinator, Mike Psarakis, Sr. Coordinator Real Estate and Property Management

3.            Discussion of Codes Compliance Repair Program, Linda Byars, Housing Finance 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