Meeting Schedule: The Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (AHAC) meets once per quarter in the Human Services main conference room at 1050 Loveland Blvd., Port Charlotte at 3:30 p.m. Meeting dates vary due to availability of members. For more information, call 941.833.6504.
Background: The Affordable Housing Advisory Committee is mandated by state statute and enforced within Charlotte County by Resolution 2008-070.
Roles and Responsibilities: The task of the Committee is to make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on county policies affecting the cost of housing. The Committee also approves the county’s Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP) every three years; view the current LHAP. For more information about the tasks assigned to AHAC, view a presentation from the Florida Housing Coalition on the revised Committee duties.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY AND THE AFFORDABLE HOUSING ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AHAC) ARE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FROM AREA NON-PROFITS FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION FOR THE TRANSFER OF SURPLUS REAL COUNTY PROPERTY FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
Organizations are invited to submit an application for consideration of inclusion in a pool of pre-qualified agencies that may bid on the transfer of surplus real county property for the purpose of developing affordable, rental, and/or supportive housing in Charlotte County. Applicant agencies must have current IRS designation as a 501(c)(3) with a defined mission of affordable housing or serving special populations (eg: low/very low income, developmentally or physically disabled, veterans, victims of domestic violence, homeless, etc.). Applications will be reviewed and scored by members of the Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (AHAC). Recommendations for pre-qualification will be submitted to the County Commissioners for approval. Applications are due by no later than: June 30, 2019 at 5:00 pm.
Submit applications by email to: Colleen.Turner@CharlotteCountyFL.gov.
Or by certified mail, attention: Colleen Turner, Charlotte County Human Services
Or hand delivery: 1050 Loveland Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33980
For more information, contact the Charlotte County Housing Division by calling 2-1-1 or 941.205.2161 (for TTY or out of area cell phone calls) or 941.833.6500.