Placer County Housing Development Advisory Taskforce
Webpage Update (7/28/21)
On February 9, 2021, the Board of Supervisors adopted a Resolution No. 2021-026 to designate the member seats, eligibility requirements, and terms with appointing authority for a new Board-appointing advisory committee - the Placer County Housing Development Advisory Taskforce. The new housing taskforce would be comprised of nine community members with expertise in housing development who understand the unique housing needs of the Placer region. Members will have experience in at least one of the following sectors: builders experienced in infill development, community foundations, residential brokers, commercial brokers, banking and/or mortgage lenders, land use or housing attorneys, housing advocates, and student housing stakeholders.
On February 22, 2021, staff released an announcement and press release that the County was accepting applications for nine seats on a new Board-appointed housing taskforce. A total of 37 applications were submitted. On June 22, 2021, the Board approved staff’s recommendation for the appointment of the applicants to fill the nine seats on the new housing taskforce.
|Seat No.||Representing||No. of Applications Submitted||Applicants Recommendation||BOS District Residence|
|1||Builder experienced in infill development||9||Lynda J Timbers||4|
|2||Community Foundation||2||Sue Thompson||5|
|3||Residential Broker||3||Jackline Hoyt||4|
|4||Commercial Broker||1||Tim Onderko||3|
|5||Mortgage Lender||2||Ryan G. Hensley||3|
|6||Attorney experienced in housing/land use||2||Maggie Tides||3|
|7||Student Housing Stakeholder||1||James E. Todd, Ph. D||N/A|
|8||At-Large, Housing Advocate||14||Jaime S. Knacke||2|
|9||At-Large Realtor||3||Gary G. Mapa||5|
The Housing Development Advisory Taskforce (HDAT) will help to identify and move forward affordable housing projects in the county. The HDAT will serve the Board of Supervisors by reviewing housing development proposals and identifying available sites or affordable housing projects that merit review and consideration of the Board of Supervisors.
On July 26, 2021, the HDAT held its first meeting. The meeting agenda and minutes are posted on the Agenda Listings webpage at: https://www.placer.ca.gov/AgendaCenter#cat78
Staff liaison to the HDAT is: Anne Marie Novotny, Housing Specialist, AMNovotny@placer.ca.gov
2/9/21 Board Agenda Item 6A Attachments:
2/9/21 Press Release
6/22/21 Board Agenda Item 11A Attachments:
HDAT Public Roster (Updated 06-29-2021)