This committee was created by Ordinance No. 91-65, as amended, which was repealed and replaced by Ordinance No. 2013-27. The purpose of this committee as described by 420.9076 Fla. Stat. is to review policies, procedures, ordinances, land development regulations, and the adopted local government comprehensive plan, and to recommend specific actions or initiatives to encourage or facilitate affordable housing. The committee shall submit a triennial report to the Board of County Commissioners that includes recommendations on, and evaluates the implementation of, affordable housing incentives as required by 420.9076(4) Fla. Stat. Terms are three years, and membership must consist of the following:
(a) One citizen who is actively engaged in the residential home building industry in connection
with affordable housing.
(b) One citizen who is actively engaged in the banking or mortgage banking industry in connection with affordable housing.
(c) One citizen who is a representative of those areas of labor actively engaged in home building in connection with affordable housing.
(d) One citizen who is actively engaged as an advocate for low-income persons in connection with affordable housing.
(e) One citizen who is actively engaged as a for-profit provider of affordable housing.
(f) One citizen who is actively engaged as a not-for-profit provider of affordable housing.
(g) One citizen who is actively engaged as a real estate professional in connection with affordable housing.
(h) One citizen who actively serves on the local planning agency pursuant to s. 163.3174. If the local planning agency is comprised of the governing board of the county or municipality, the governing board may appoint a designee who is knowledgeable in the local planning process.
(i) One citizen who resides within the jurisdiction of the local governing body making the appointments.
(j) One citizen who represents employers within the jurisdiction.
(k) One citizen who represents essential services personnel, as defined in the local housing assistance plan.
For information on meetings or agendas contact the county liaison for the committee:
Kim Grant at KimberleyGrant@colliergov.net or 252-6287.
|Category||Name||District||Term Expiration Date|
|Residential Home Building Industry||Stephen J. Hruby||4||10/1/19|
|Banking/Mortgage Industry||Taylor J. McLaughlin||2||10/1/18|
|Labor Actively Engaged in Home Building||Vacant|
|Advocate for Low Income Persons||Kristi Bartlett||2||10/1/17|
|For Profit Provider||Denise Murphy||4||10/1/18|
|Not for Profit Provider - Affordable Housing||John L. Cowan||4||9/2/17|
|Real Estate Professional||Litha Berger||1||10/6/19|
|Resident in Jurisdiction||Joseph K. Smith||1||10/1/18|
|Represents Employers in Jurisdiction||Christina Apostolidis||3||10/1/17|
|Essential Services Personnel||Dr. Carlos Portu||1||10/1/17|