PUBLIC NOTICE - City Seeks Ex Officio Organization Members for West Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee

10/01/15
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The Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Tampa is seeking applications from West Tampa organizations for Ex Officio seats on the newly created West Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee.

The purpose of Community Advisory Committees is to insure that the interests of residents, property owners, businesses and other stakeholders in the area are represented in key decisions. Community Advisory Committees provide input and make recommendations to City staff and the Community Redevelopment Agency concerning their respective areas.

Organizations must be incorporated OR neighborhood associations within the West Tampa CRA registered with the City of Tampa; meet regularly and in existence for a minimum of two years; and actively engaged in activities to improve the West Tampa Community Redevelopment Area.

The City of Tampa Community Redevelopment Agency Board will select the organizations that will have designated seats on the West Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee. Organizations will choose their representative for appointment by the Board to an Ex Officio seat on the Advisory Committee.

These positions are voluntary. Individuals appointed to Community Advisory Committees serve without compensation.

The application package is available at the City Clerk's office, 315 E. Kennedy Blvd., Third Floor, and on the City of Tampa Community Redevelopment Areas web page: www.tampagov.net/CRAApplications must be received in the City Clerk's office by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.

The Community Redevelopment Agency will appoint Ex Officio organization members to the West Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee at their meeting on November 12, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in City Council Chambers, Third Floor, 315 E. Kennedy Blvd. At that meeting, applicants may make brief presentations to the Community Redevelopment Agency concerning their organization, background and qualifications. 

For more information, please contact:

Economic & Urban Development Department
813-274-8325