Manatee County accepting applications for Affordable Housing Advisory Committee

  • Feb 10, 2015

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (Feb. 10, 2015) – Manatee County has five openings for a citizens advisory committee that makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on affordable housing incentives.

 There are five vacancies on the committee open to volunteer Manatee County residents for the following seats:

 

• Seat 2: Someone who is actively engaged in banking or mortgage banking industry in connection with affordable housing;


• Seat 4: Someone who is actively engaged as an advocate for low-income persons in connection with affordable housing;


• Seat 6: Someone who is actively engaged as a not-for-profit provider in connection with affordable housing;


• Seat 8: Someone who actively serves on a local planning agency;


• Seat 10: Someone who represents employers in Manatee County.

 

Applicants must work in the field noted in each seat requirement. Applications are due Feb. 27 and may be found online at www.mymanatee.org/advisory boards

 

The group usually meets on an as-needed basis on the third Monday at 3 p.m. in the Manatee County Administrative Complex, 1112 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

 

For more information, call Denise L. Thomas, Advisory Board Liaison, at (941) 749-3029, ext. 3474, denise.thomas@mymanatee.org.

 

For more information on Manatee County Government, visit online at www.mymanatee.org or call (941) 748-4501. You can also follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/manatee.county.fl and on Twitter, @ManateeGov.