City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

MAY 30, 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 April 25, 2013

D.                New Business

1.                  Update of funding the City is programmed to receive for its State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program, Joshua A. Johnson, Director, Housing and Community Development Department.

2.                  Update from Habitat for Humanity and their plans to expend their funding received from the State of Florida.

3.                  Update of NSP-1 & NSP-3 - Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator

4.                  Update of the latest RFP's that were solicited for NSP homes, Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator, Joshua A. Johnson, Director, Housing and Community Development

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