City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

APRIL 25, 2013 @ 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, James Kennedy, Steve Kornell, Charlie Gerdes, and Wengay Newton (alternate)


Support Staff:                    Joshua Johnson


A.                Call to Order

B.                 Approval of Agenda

C.                 Approval of Minutes

1.                  Minutes of March 28, 2013

D.                New Business

1.                  Administration to present funding options to complete the reconstruction of the Jamestown Apartments - Tish Elston, City Administrator

2.                  Update of Foreclosure Counseling Assistance - Deborah Scanlon, President & CEO, St. Petersburg Neighborhood Home Solutions

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