Affordable Housing Task Force

Meetings

Second Monday of every month from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Laramie County Community College (CCC Building, Room 178). 

 

September 13, 2021 Agenda(PDF, 110KB)

Contact

Brenda Birkle, (307)-286-0736

Purpose

The Affordable Housing Task Force has been established to assess the current and projected future landscape of housing affordability in the City and evaluate current programs and initiatives to produce new affordable housing and preserve existing ones. Charged with making specific recommendations to the Governing Body while working closely with partners at the county, state, and federal levels to better coordinate affordable housing funding, programs, and initiatives to maximize opportunities. The task force will consist of a diverse group of stakeholders inside and outside of government. Members of the task force will be comprised of the following:

  • Four individuals with an interest in housing and housing related matters in Cheyenne (e.g., COMEA, Family Promise, My Front Door, Community Action of Laramie County)
  • One individual representing the Cheyenne Housing Authority
  • One individual representing the real estate community to be selected by the Cheyenne Board of Realtors
  • One individual experienced in local residential construction
  • One individual experienced in banking/financing
  • One individual from the City of Cheyenne Planning and Development Department
  • One individual representing Cheyenne LEADS
  • One individual representing the Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce