Placer County Housing Development Advisory Taskforce
Initial Posting Date: February 10, 2022
Special Vacancy Notice: Placer County Accepting Applications to Fill One Vacant Seat on Housing Taskforce
The County is accepting applications to fill the unexpired term on Seat 6 of the Housing Taskforce, representing attorneys with housing/land use experience. The term expires 6/30/2023. Applications will be accepted until the seat is filled. To download the application, please click hereHousing Taskforce Application.
The Housing Development Advisory Taskforce provides support to the Board to help identify and move forward affordable housing projects in the county. The taskforce consists of nine community members with expertise in housing development who understand the unique housing needs of the Placer region.
For more information on the Seat 6 vacancy, see this flyer.
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||Paras Singh||3|
|6||Attorney experienced in housing/land use||2||Vacant||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.
Housing Taskforce Public Roster (Updated 05/18/2022)
Staff liaison to the HDAT is: Anne Marie Novotny, Housing Specialist, AMNovotny@placer.ca.gov
- 07-26-2021 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 08-31-2021 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 10-05-2021 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 11-02-2021 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 02-02-2022 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 04-06-2022 Agenda, Handouts, Minutes
- 06-08-2022 Agenda, Minutes
- 08-10-2022 Agenda
- 08-25-2022 Agenda
Board Approval/Appointment of Housing Taskforce
2/9/21 Board Agenda Item 6A Attachments:
2/9/21 Press Release
6/22/21 Board Agenda Item 11A Attachments: