Date ArticleType
6/1/2016 Member News
City Seeks to Fill CRA Citizen Advisory Committee Vacancy

For Immediate Release – June 1, 2016

Contacts: Rick Smith, CRA Coordinator, Planning & Economic Development, 727-893-7106
or Nikki Capehart, Urban Affairs Director, 727-893-7885

City Seeks to Fill CRA Citizen Advisory Committee Vacancy

The City of St. Petersburg is seeking an interested business and/or property owner, resident or stakeholder to fill one vacancy on the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) for the South St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Area (CRA). The City will be accepting resumes until July 1, 2016, at 5 p.m. and expects to have an appointee confirmed by City Council in time for the CAC meeting on August 9, 2016. The term of service will be for the remainder of a three-year term that ends on January 31, 2019. The appointee will be eligible to serve another three-year term.

Resumes should be sent to:

Mayor Rick Kriseman
c/o Nikki Gaskin-Capehart
St. Petersburg City Hall
175 Fifth Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

The CAC, created by an interlocal agreement between St. Petersburg City Council and the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners, is the City’s first redevelopment advisory committee and is comprised of nine members of whom six are appointed by the Mayor and three appointed by the County Commission. The CAC advises the St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Agency on the South St. Petersburg Redevelopment Plan and any amendments thereto as well as other issues and policies pertaining to the CRA.