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Task Force to Review Housing Needs of Developmentally Disabled
Description
The Task Force to Review Housing Needs of Developmentally Disabled seeks to develop draft housing policies to support the creation of housing for the developmentally disabled in the City of Irvine.

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To view the January 21, 2014 Community Forum to Review Housing Needs of People with Developmental Disabilities click here.

Purpose
The Task Force to Review Housing Needs of Developmentally Disabled will provide recommendations to the City Council on housing policies based on the needs of the developmentally disabled with regard to: (1) research zoning and development standards that could permit and encourage various housing products that may serve the spectrum of residents with developmental disabilities; (2) identify potential opportunities in the City that might accommodate housing or the developmentally disabled; (3) explore funding opportunities for housing and long-term services serving residents with developmental disabilities; and (4) review of existing housing policies to identify if any revisions should be considered to encourage private sector development and operation of housing for the developmentally disabled.

Meetings
Meetings will be scheduled as needed by the Task Force.

Location
Meeting locations will be in the City of Irvine at various community facilities.

Upcoming Meeting Dates for 2014

May 6, 2014 11:00 a.m.
Irvine Civic Center

Power
Advisory only.

Appointments
Two (2) City Councilmembers appointed by the City Council, one (1) Planning Commissioner appointed by the Planning Commission, one (1) member appointed by the Irvine Community Land Trust, one (1) member appointed by the Irvine Residents with Disabilities Advisory Board, one (1) member appointed by the Regional Center of Orange County, two (2) members from the developmentally disabled community, and one (1) representative from the local community.

Beth Krom
Christina Shea
(Appointed by the City Council)

Anthony Kuo
(Appointed by the Planning Commission)

Nancy Donnelly
(Appointed by the Irvine Community Land Trust)

Fran Gustin
(Appointed by the Irvine Residents with Disabilities Advisory Board)

Janis White
(Appointed by the Regional Center of Orange County)

Carol Clayman
Paul Harvey
(Representing the developmentally disabled community)

Michael LeBlanc
(Representing the local development community)