City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

July 19, 2012 @ 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).


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

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


A.                Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  Minutes of June 14, 2012.

D.                New Business

1.                  Update of Jamestown Apartment Development, Dave Metz, Downtown Facilities Director, and Donald Crawford, Jamestown Manager

2.                  Discussion of Foreclosure Registry, Legal Department, Gary Bush, Director, Codes Compliance Department, and Tammy Jerome, Director, Billing and Collections Department

3.                  Update of NSP-1 & NSP-3, Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator, and Mike Psarakis, Sr. Real Estate Coordinator

4.                  Report of the Special Housing Services Committee held on June 19, 2012.

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