Manatee County Government Administrative Center Manatee Room, Fourth Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016 - Work Session
Agenda Item #1

All Things Housing - Three-Part Series


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Cheri Coryea, Director  ext 3468
Denise Thomas, Housing and Community Development, ext 3474

Action Requested
Report on the topic of "All Things Housing," work session #1 in a three-part series (January 19th, February 16th, and March 15th), to review  Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
State Housing Initiative Partnership Program (SHIP)

Background Discussion
Upon request of the Board, the Neighborhood Services Department has established a three-part series to hear from experts in the area of Affordable and Workforce Housing.

Presenters will address the rules, regulations, and potential and perceived needs of Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County, Florida.

The Board will also hear from local providers and users of Affordable and Workforce Housing as to current issues and concerns.

The Board will gain further knowledge of the Manatee County Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP).

Upon completion of the three-part series, the Board shall have the detailed information they need to move forward with Land Development Code changes and other funding decisions that can pave the way for the community to meet the future demands for housing in Manatee County.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Affordable Housing Trust Fund

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Final 11216 All Things Housing Outline.pdf
Attachment:  All Things Housing - Slide Presentation.pdf
Attachment:  Home Matters Report 2016.pdf
Attachment:  Local Economic Impact.pdf
Attachment:  Manatee County Housing Authority.pdf
Attachment:  Manatee County Housing Finance Authority.pdf
Attachment:  Neighborhood Wellness Strategy.pdf
Attachment:  NSD 'All Things Housing' Information 12-11-2015.pdf
Attachment:  NSD 'All Things Housing' Information 12-15-2015.pdf
Attachment:  NSD All Things Housing Information 12-22-2015.pdf
Attachment:  NSD All Things Housing Information 12-29-2015.pdf
Attachment:  NSD All Things Housing Information 01-06-2016.pdf
Attachment:  Follow-up Memo - All Things Housing.pdf