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File #: 18-0542 CRA    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CRA Presentation Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 2/7/2020 In control: Community Redevelopment Agency
On agenda: 2/25/2020 Final action:
Title: DISCUSSION - CARVER SQUARE WORKFORCE HOUSING
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report
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TO:                                           CRA Board of Commissioners

FROM:                      Tara Toto, Redevelopment Manager

THROUGH:                      Renée A. Jadusingh Esq., Executive Director

DATE:                      February 25, 2020

 

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DISCUSSION - CARVER SQUARE WORKFORCE HOUSING

 

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Recommended Action:

Board discussion.

 

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Background:

 

The Carver Square Workforce Housing development is located in the southwest neighborhood, consisting of twenty (20) single-family residential parcels, with a combined acreage of approximately two (2) acres.

 

Below is a summary of the project status:

 

Design Documents:

 

                     20 Surveys: 100% Complete.

                     Design Documents (Architecture/Civil/Landscaping): 90% Complete.

                     Building Permit Submittal: Vertical Construction (master review): Anticipate: 2-25-20.

 

City Required Entitlements:

 

                     Lot Split: 100 % Complete.

                     Parcel Control Numbers and Addresses Assigned: 100% Complete.

                     17 separate Right of Way Dedication (ROW) Sketch and Legal Documents: 100% Complete.

                     17 separate ROW Deeds: ROW Deed Form and Sketch and Legal Documents submitted to City Engineering Department for review 2-18-20. Requires City Commission approval. Anticipate: April City Commission agenda.

 

Construction Strategy:

Three options for consideration:

 

1) Publish a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a local Nonprofit to develop, construct and sell.

 

2) Publish a Request for Invitation to Bid (ITB) for a Construction Engineering Inspector (CEI) and a General Contractor (GC); CRA to act as the developer (will require income qualification, marketing, and selling the homes).

 

3) Partner with Palm Beach County Department of Housing and Economic Sustainability under their Workforce Housing Program (PBC ULDC Article 5, Chapter G, Section 1).

**Note: Any of the three options will require the processing of a Restrictive Covenant.

 

 

Attachment(s): Exhibit A - Presentation TBD

 

CRA Attorney Review:

N/A

 

Funding Source/Financial Impact:

N/A