Housing Advisory Committee

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Housing Authority Advisory Committee (HAC) to advise the Board of Commissioners on policy matters, identify housing issues, and recommend programs and services for the low and moderate income residents of Washington County.

 

Committee Members

Committee members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners for Washington County for a term of three years. Appointment to a second three-year term may be granted at the discretion of the Board.

The Housing Advisory Committee is represented by nine members, consisting of the following:

  • Two members who are persons being assisted by the Authority;
  • One member involved in real estate sales, development, or finance;
  • One member drawn from elderly and minority groups;
  • One member drawn from officials of social service agencies;
  • One member drawn from the agricultural or farm worker community;
  • One member drawn from the legal and design professions;
  • Two members-at-large.

The Committee complies in all respects with ORS Chapter 192.610 through 192.710 commonly called the Public Meeting Law.

 

Purpose and Duties

Pursuant to Housing Authority Resolution Order (HA-RO) 91-14, the duties of the HAC shall include but not limited to the following:

  1. Identify, consider and recommend housing goals and policies. Review the Housing Assistance Plan and advise the Board on its adoption;
  2. Identify and consider the community's needs for lower income housing and the resources available to meet those needs and recommend to the Housing Authority programs to meet those goals;
  3. Advise the Housing Authority on applications to the federal and state government for housing programs;
  4. Make recommendations to the Housing Authority for changes or revisions in policies of the Housing Authority;
  5. Review and recommend action on the budgets of the Housing Authority;
  6. Review and make recommendations on other matters coming before the Housing Authority and perform such other advisory functions as many be referred to the committee by the Housing Authority.

Meeting Schedule

Generally, the Housing Advisory Committee meets every fourth Thursday of each month at 9:00 am. The usual meeting location is the conference room of the Department of Housing Services located at 111 NE Lincoln Street, Suite 200-L, Hillsboro, Oregon 97124.

Materials from meetings are available by clicking the meeting date in the schedule below.

2014 Meetings

 

January 23, 2014 August 28, 2014
February 27, 2014 September 25, 2014
March 27, 2014 October 17, 2014 - Retreat (tentative)
April 24, 2014 November 20, 2014
May 29, 2014 - Budget December 12, 2014 - Luncheon (tentative)
June 26, 2014
July 24, 2014  


 

2013 Meetings

January 24, 2013 August 22, 2013 - Canceled
February 28, 2013 September 26, 2013
March 28, 2013 October 18, 2013 - Retreat Agenda
April 25, 2013 November 21, 2013 - Canceled
May 30, 2013 - Budget December 13, 2013 - Luncheon
June 27, 2013
July 25, 2013  

 

2012 Meetings

January 26, 2012 - Canceled August 23, 2012
February 23, 2012 September 27, 2012
March 22, 2012 October 19, 2012 - Retreat
April 26, 2012 October 25, 2012 - Canceled
May 24, 2012 - Budget November 15, 2012
June 28, 2012 - Canceled December 14, 2012 - Luncheon
July 26, 2012  

 

2011 Meetings

January 27, 2011 July 28, 2011
February 24, 2011 August 25, 2011
March 24, 2011 September 22, 2011
April 28, 2011 October 27, 2011 - Retreat
June 6, 2011 (Budget) November 17, 2011
December 2, 2011 (Friday Luncheon)

 

2010 Meetings

October 28, 2010 December 10, 2010
November 18, 2010