Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (1 Position) - Not less frequently than every three (3) years, the advisory committee shall review the established policies and procedures, ordinances, land development regulations, and adopted local government comprehensive plan of the appointing local government and shall recommend specific actions or initiatives to encourage of facilitate affordable housing while protecting the ability of the property to appreciate in value.
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Citizens Advisory Task Force (1 Position) - District 2
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Citizen Advisory Task Force increases public awareness of the function of the community Development Block Grant Program and the types of assistance available to low and moderate income residents. In this role, the Task Force reviews and provides input on the Action Plan, Consolidated Plan, citizen Participation Plan and Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing. The Task Force also provides input on the implementation of community projects. Fifty-one percent of Task force members must meet the low and moderate income definition (households at or below 80 percent area median income). The committee meets twice a year at the Osceola County Human Services office in the Beaumont Complex, 330 N. Beaumont Avenue, Kissimmee, FL 34741
Housing Finance Authority (1 Position) - The Housing Finance Authority is composed of five (5) residents of the County serving for four (4) years or until their successors are appointed and are qualified. Florida Statutes 159.605 provides that not less than a majority of the members of the Housing Finance Authority shall be knowledgeable in one of the following fields: Labor, Finance or Commerce. These are the only qualifications for membership on the Authority, established by Law.
Library Advisory Board (1 Position) - At-large - The Library Advisory Board is a visionary force, meeting the needs of a growing and diverse community.
Value Adjustment Board (1 Position) - Citizen - Citizen who owns homestead property in the county. The Citizen must not be a member or employee of any taxing authority in this state; or a person who represents property owners, property appraisers, tax collectors, or taxing authorities in any administrative or judicial review of property taxes. The Citizen shall be appointed in a manner to avoid conflicts of interest or the appearance of conflicts of interest.
Those interested in applying may visit http://www.osceola.org/agencies-departments/advisory-boards/ for a listing of all boards and the application documents required.