The Tacoma City Council is looking to fill three positions on the Tacoma Community Redevelopment Authority Board – one at-large position; one position with experience in construction or development of affordable housing or mixed use projects; and one position with at least three years of experience as a licensed real estate broker.
The Board, among other things, administers loans to a variety of populations including low-income Tacoma families who need help buying or repairing their homes, developers that provide multi-family housing to low-income families, businesses that create jobs or rehabilitate blighted commercial spaces, and non-profit organizations that provide housing assistance and economic development services to the Tacoma community.
Board members serve two-year terms. To the extent possible, the Board shall be comprised of two members with experience as attorneys, two members with experience in banking or financing, two members with experience in the construction or development industry, two members with experience as certified public accountants, and two members with three or more years of experience as licensed commercial or residential real estate brokers or agents.
Applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by Thursday, Jan. 17. To apply, visit cityoftacoma.org/cbcapplication or contact Jessica Jenkins at (253) 591-5178, firstname.lastname@example.org, or the City Clerk’s Office, Room 11, Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Tacoma, WA 98402.
For additional information on the Tacoma Community Redevelopment Authority, contact Carol Hassard at (253) 591-5645 or CHassard@cityoftacoma.org.