City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

JULY 18, 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 June 20, 2013

D.                New Business

1.                  Discussion of method to combine Historic Preservation and affordable housing rehabilitations, Emily Elwyn.

2.                  Discussion of intake of applications, determination of eligibility for assistance, and responsibilities of the Housing and Community Development Department to assist the homeowner with rehabilitation to their property, Joshua A. Johnson, Director, and Linda Byars, Housing Finance Coordinator, Housing and Community Development Department.

3.                  Discussion of bid and bonding procedures as it pertains to solicitations for the Housing and Community Development Department, Louis Moore, Director, Procurement and Supply Management Department.

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

E.                 Follow-up (information only): -

F.                  Adjournment