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File #: 20-0047    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 1/6/2020 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 3/16/2020 Final action: 3/16/2020
Title: A bill for an ordinance amending the Denver Revised Municipal Code in connection with the execution of the revised Executive Order 28 creating Denver Economic Development and Opportunity, the rescission of Executive Order 91, and the execution of Executive Order No. 145 creating the Department of Housing Stability. Amends the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to update references to the Department of Housing Stability as appropriate, and to make policy changes, including utilizing performance deeds of trust and liens to address compliance with City affordability requirements and restructuring the City's Housing Advisory Committee to support the entire housing continuum. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 2-26-20.
Indexes: Emily Lapel
Attachments: 1. BR20 0047 HOST DRMC changes for HOST, 2. BR20 0047 HOST DRMC Changes Draft Bill, 3. DRMC February 2020 (2020 02-03), 4. 20-0047 Filed Bill_D.R.M.C HOST, 5. 20-0047 Filed Bill_D.R.M.C HOST, 6. 20-0047 - signed, 7. 20-0047 Filed A bill for an ordinance amending the Denver Revised Municipal Code in connection with the execution of the revised Executive Order 28 creating Denver

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Date Submitted: 1-6-20

 

Requesting Agency: Department of Housing Stability

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Subject Matter Expert Name:

Name:                        Laura Brudzynski                                              

Email:                        laura.brudzynski@denvergov.org                              

 

Item Title & Description:

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A bill for an ordinance amending the Denver Revised Municipal Code in connection with the execution of the revised Executive Order 28 creating Denver Economic Development and Opportunity, the rescission of Executive Order 91, and the execution of Executive Order No. 145 creating the Department of Housing Stability.

Amends the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to update references to the Department of Housing Stability as appropriate, and to make policy changes, including utilizing performance deeds of trust and liens to address compliance with City affordability requirements and restructuring the City’s Housing Advisory Committee to support the entire housing continuum. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 2-26-20.

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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

 

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:

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Amends the Denver Revised Municipal Code to update references to point to the Department of Housing Stability as appropriate. Amends the DMRC to make some policy changes to Chapter 27, including an update to the city’s Housing Advisory Committee to support the entire housing continuum.

 

                     Policy amendments include:

 

                     Ch 27, Article III

                     Waiving the city’s right of first refusal on affordable properties when a perpetual covenant (99+ years) is recorded in a form satisfactory to city

                     Ch 27, Article IV

                     Changing the admin cap in the IHO to a percentage (5%) or $250K, whichever is greater

                     Utilizing covenants (existing), performance deed of trusts (proposed addition), and liens (proposed addition) to protect compliance with the city’s affordability requirements

                     Ch 27, Article V

                     Clarify the use of resources from the property tax fund for supportive housing

                     Reimagining the Housing Advisory Committee

                     Ch 27, Article VI

                     Clean up references to incentive calculations based on gross floor area

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Denver Revised Municipal Code (D.R.M.C.) Citation (if applicable):

 

Draft Bill Attached?