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The Community Development Commission is established to review and recommend housing, neighborhood revitalization, and community development policies, actions, and programs to the City Council that could be supported with funding primarily with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding provided by HUD.


Term of office: 3 years

JoAnn Miller
Planning Commission Representative
10/23/2019Mayor12/31/2020 1st
Dick Olsen
Social Services Representative
4/21/2014Mayor12/31/2020 2nd
Joann Zimmer C
At-Large Representative
9/25/2013Mayor12/31/2020 3rd
Karen Cardosa
Housing Representative
1/9/2016Mayor12/31/2021 2nd
Sharon Konopa
City Council Representative
9/25/2013Mayor12/31/2021 3rd
Melissa Murphy
1/23/2019Mayor12/31/2021 1st
David Abarr
At-Large Representative
1/22/2020Mayor12/31/2022 1st
Tara Dixson VC
At-Large Representative
9/25/2013Mayor12/31/2022 3rd
Stephanie Newton
Human Relations Commission Representative
8/12/2020Mayor12/31/2022 1st
Meagan Harsen
Financial Industry Representative
2/22/2017Mayor12/31/2022 2nd

C = Chair, VC = Vice Chair   Find your council ward

Staff Liaison

Anne Catlin
Planner III

Upcoming Meetings

December 21, 2020, noon
Remote Meeting (see agenda for details)

January 25, 2021, noon
Santiam Room, City Hall

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Meeting Materials

DateAgendaHandoutsApproved MinutesAudio
November 16, 2020
(Meeting canceled)
October 21, 2020   
October 19, 2020   
October 12, 2020  Available after meeting 
September 21, 2020  
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June 15, 2020   
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January 27, 2020   
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