Joint Public Meeting with Cities & Towns Advisory Committee

Date: June 16, 2021

Time: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Registration Required: No

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If you have a disability which requires an accommodation, an alternative format, or requires another person to assist you while attending this meeting, please contact the Administrative Services Officer at (707) 565-7520, as soon as possible to ensure arrangements for accommodation.

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Supplement to the Community Development Committee-Cities & Towns Advisory Committee June 16, 2021 Joint Meeting Agenda

The attached document provides an overview of applicant projects received by the Sonoma County Community Development Commission in response to the Notice of Funding Availability for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) for Fiscal Year 2021-2022.

More information about the CDBG-HOME NOFA is available here:


  1. Call to Order and Roll Call – 5 min
  2. Public Comments for Items Not on the Agenda – 5 min
  3. Approval of Minutes from May 19, 2021 CD Committee meeting – 5 min
    The Community Development Committee will discuss and may take action to approve or may recommend changes to these minutes.
  4. Approval of minutes from May 19, 2021 CTAC meeting – 5 min
    The Cities & Towns Advisory Committee will discuss and may take action to approve or may recommend changes to these minutes.
  5. Swearing In of New Community Development Committee Member – 5 min
    Welcome and swear in Judith Morgan as the newest member of the Community Development Committee, representing tenants.
  6. Interim Director’s Report – 5 min
  7. Presentation & Discussion: Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investments Partnership Capital Projects for Fiscal Year 2021‐22 – 20 min
    CDC staff will present an overview of applicant projects, next steps, and timeline for funding award recommendations. Committee members will have the opportunity for Q&A with project applicants.

CTAC adjournment

  1. Community Development Block Grant ‐Disaster Recovery Multi‐Family Housing Program Awards (CDBG‐DR MHP) Update – 10 min
    CDC staff member Maria Contreras will present a summary of program applicants, next steps, and timeline for application review and staff recommendations to CD Committee.
  2. Emergency Housing Voucher Program – 15 min
    CDC staff member Martha Cheever will present an overview of this new Sonoma County Housing Authority program

Reconvene CTAC

  1. Report Presentation: Assessment of Housing and Homeless Services – 60 min
    Consulting firm KPMG will present an overview of this report prepared for and presented to the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors in April 2021.
  2. Adjournment

Special CD Committee Meeting June 30, 2021 | 10:00 am (Virtual)
Next Regular Meeting: Joint CD‐CTAC Meeting July 21, 2021 | 10:00 am (Virtual)


Public Comment

Public Comment Prior to the Committee Meeting: Public Comment may be submitted via email to

Public Comment During the Board Meeting: Members of the public who join the Zoom meeting, either through their web browser online or by calling in, will be able to provide live public comment at specific points throughout the meeting.

Any writings or documents presented to a majority of the Community Development Committee regarding any item on this agenda may be requested by email.