What is the Citizen Advisory Committee?
The Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC), created by an interlocal agreement between St. Petersburg City Council and the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners, is the City’s first redevelopment advisory committee and is comprised of nine members of whom six are appointed by the Mayor and three appointed by the County Commission.
What does the CAC do?
The CAC advises the St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Agency on the South St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Plan and any amendments thereto as well as other issues and policies pertaining to the CRA.
For more information about the South St. Pete CRA including location and current programs, visit stpete.org/cra.
What are the responsibilities of a CAC member?
The CAC typically meets the first Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in Room 100 of City Hall, located at 175 5th Street North. Check this CAC webpage for cancellations/rescheduled meetings.
New members are eligible to serve two full three-year terms.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Attend special meetings when called
- Maintain an attendance record of 75 percent or better within any consecutive twelve- month period or be at risk of potential removal from the CAC. *Absences can be excused for “good cause"
*illness, illness or death of an immediate family member, or due to business or vacation that requires the member to be out of the City on the day of the meeting
How do I apply?
Fill out the digital application and upload a cover letter and resume.
The City will be accepting applications and resumes until March 1, 2021 at 5 p.m. and expects to have appointments confirmed by City Council by March 18, 2021.
Applications for this position will be valid until October 1, 2021, to allow the City to respond quickly to openings on the CAC that may occur during the year.
The next open application cycle for membership on the CAC will begin in October 2021 and interested applicants will need to apply again if not selected during the current cycle.
Agenda, Meetings Documents, Archive
Agenda and Meeting documents available one week ahead of the meeting date.