Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 - Work Session
Agenda Item #1

All Things Housing - Part Five of a Five-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 #5 in a five-part series (January 19, February 16, March 15, April 19, and May 17) 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 five-part series to meet with experts to discuss Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County.  Previous Work Sessions were held January 19, February 16, March 15, and April 19, 2016.

Part 5 presenters include affordable housing builders, contractors, and landlords. Previous presenters have provided insight and information on addressing local needs, regulations, and requirements for Affordable and Workforce Housing in Manatee County.

The Board will have detailed information to proceed with any Land Development Code changes and other housing funding decisions.

On August 16, 2016, staff will present all findings, concepts, and recommendations and will have discussion with the Board on next steps to improving affordable 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:  All Things Housing Agenda - May 17.pdf
Attachment:  Slide Presentation - All Things Housing #5.pdf
Attachment:  Follow Up Memo - All Things Housing #5.pdf