Community Development Board

Meetings
  • 3:00 pm
  • First Tuesday of every month
  • Sixth floor, (Miller Building) 2825 3rd Avenue North 
  • 9 members, 4-year term
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Minutes are available following approval.
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If you are interested in applying for the Community Development Board you can download an application.

To view the Low Income Area Map click here https://www.ci.billings.mt.us/DocumentCenter/View/40020/2015-HUD--Task-Force---Low-Income-Area-Map
 
For more information, please visit the Community Development website at www.ci.billings.mt.us/comdev or call (406) 657-8281.

Members

Kathleen Candelaria - Low Mod Area

Kathleen.Candelaria1@gmail.com
406-697-5580
First term expires 12/31/26


Hans Abbey - Low-Mod Area

Hans.Abbey@PurpleSnowPromotional.com
406-671-6968
First term expires 12/31/28

 


Ali Pistora- Low-Mod Area

alipistora@gmail.com
785-331-8996
First term expires 12/31/28

 


James Allen - At Large

JamesAllen@startmail.com
406-548-3390
First term expires 12/31/26

 


Erica Doornek - Low-Mod Area

406-263-2005
First term expires 12/31/26


Jenna Martin - At Large

jennamartinphoto@gmail.com
406-794-5828
First term expires 12/31/26

 


Rebecca Noell - At Large

rebex.n@gmail.com
406-207-5889
Second term expires 12/31/24*

   

Joe Stockburger - Low-Mod Area

stockytheboat138@gmail.com
406-861-0572
Second term expires 12/31/25*


Valerie Courtney -  Low-Mod Area

valcourtney4546@outlook.com
406-413-1233
Term expires 12/31/26

  
*Cannot be reappointed when term expires


Overview

Article 2-525-527

There is hereby created a Community Development Board. The Community Development Board shall be composed of nine members who will possess the qualification for office required for the office of Mayor and shall be appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Council. Six members shall be appointed from lower-income neighborhoods of the City as defined by federal regulations for the Community Development Block Grant Program and three additional members from the community at large.

The Community Development Board shall serve in an advisory capacity to the City Council for the purpose of providing citizen input to the policy decisions of the City Council. The primary responsibilities of the board are to review existing and proposed City policies and to review City department activities to ensure the City policies are being implemented and carried out and further, to report any shortcomings and make recommendations to the City Council in the area of community development.