City of St. Petersburg

Housing Services Committee

AUGUST 29, 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 July 18, 2013

D.                New Business

1.                  Discussion of the 10% range above and below a bid estimate prepared by the Housing and Community Development Department Rehabilitation Officer for construction jobs on single-family residential properties, Joshua Johnson, Director, Housing and Community Development Department.

2.                  Jamestown Rental Apartments.

(a)                Completion of Jamestown Phase II, David Metz, Director, Downtown Enterprise Facilities, Donald Crawford, Jamestown Manager

(b)               Resolution to continue additional funding of Phase IV of the Jamestown redevelopment project, Stephanie Lampe, Sr. Housing Development Coordinator, Housing and Community Development Department.

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