Housing Commission

Meetings


  • Second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. No meeting in August.
  • Upcoming Meetings: Check website calendar
  • Past Virtual Meetings: Visit the City's webcasts website. Scroll to the Archives section, then the Webcasts section. Scroll to find meetings.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 

Members


The five members are appointed by the City Council for three year terms.

  • Jordon Hicks
  • Joshua Shokoor
  • Peter Davis
  • Kristina Martinez
  • Meredith Anderson

Staff Liaison


City Council Liaison


Overview


Maintains awareness of housing needs and opportunities; proposes housing policy initiatives and changes; investigates and conciliates fair housing complaints; mediates conflicts relating to the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; offers reconciliatory services in conflicts relating to other housing laws.

The Commission may study housing practices; the availability of affordable housing for the elderly and persons with disabilities, low incomes, or those with special needs; and the availability of rental housing. It encourages voluntary compliance with fair housing laws and improved landlord-tenant relations through education and outreach. The Commission advises the City Council on the use of Federal Housing and Community Development Funds among other things.