In September 2000, the City Commission approved the establishment of the City's Housing & Commercial Loan Committee (HCLC) to serve several functions including approving, disapproving and/or restructuring housing and commercial loans and grants. The HCLC consists of a maximum of 13 volunteer members who represent different industries and who serve four-year terms. As specified in the City of Miami Code, the HCLC serves the following purposes:
In addition, City Resolution 16-0407, passed in September 2016, tasked the HCLC with studying the housing affordability crisis in the City and making policy recommendations to the City Commission twice a year.
The City of Miami Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) is announcing the availability of FOUR seats to serve as a voting member to the Housing and Commercial Loan Committee (HCLC).The HCLC's purpose is to approve or disapprove certain housing and commercial loans and/or grants to be provided by the City of Miami under Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA), State Housing Initiatives Program (SHIP), Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF), and any other funds administered by the DCED. The HCLC is also tasked with studying the housing affordability crisis in the City and making bi-annual policy recommendations to the City Commission.
There are currently four (4) open seats for individuals with expertise in the areas of:
If you are interested in applying, please download the application at this link: Application
All completed applications should be accompanied by a CV/Resume and sent to City of Miami, Department of Community and Economic Development, 444 SW 2nd Avenue, 2nd Floor, Miami, FL 33130. We are currently accepting applications. Applications received after the closing date will only be reviewed subject to available vacancies.