Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 - Morning Work Session
Agenda Item #1

All Things Housing - Part Three of a Four-Part Series


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri Coryea, Director, X3468

Denise Thomas, Housing & Community Development Coordinator, X3474 

Action Requested
Report on the topic "All Things Housing", Work Session #3 in a four-part series (January 19, February 16, March 15, and April 19) to review Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP)

Background Discussion

Upon request of the Board, the Neighborhood Services Department has developed a four-part series to meet with experts to discuss Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County. Previous Work Sessions were held January 19 and February 16, 2016.

Presenters will address local needs, regulations, and any requirements for Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County. Local Affordable and Workforce Housing providers and users will also provide insight and information on this topic.

The Board will have detailed information to proceed with any Land Development Code changes and other housing funding decisions. The community can then move forward to meet current and future demands for Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County.

Part #3 presenters include: The Shimberg Center for Housing Studies, The Florida Housing Coalition, and various local agencies providing affordable and workforce 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:  Work Session 03-15 Agenda Outline.pdf
Attachment:  Slide Presentation - Homelessness Overview-Pourciau.pdf
Attachment:  Slide Presentation - Shimberg Presentation.pdf
Attachment:  Follow Up Memo - All Things Housing #3.pdf