Whitefish Strategic Housing Plan Steering Committee

Housing Refresh 2022

The City of Whitefish is moving forward with updating our housing strategy through a six-month process. To do this, the City put together a team of current Strategic Housing Plan Steering Committee members with local professionals and leaders across sectors that influence the housing market. All information regarding Housing Refresh 2022 can be found here Version OptionsStrategic Housing Plan Steering CommitteeHeadline Housing Refresh 2022 Housing Refresh 2022Housing Refresh 2022.

City Council held a public hearing on November 21, 2022 adopting the Whitefish Community Housing Roadmap, based on the 2022 Whitefish Area Housing Needs Assessment. The Roadmap calls for a reconfiguration of the Whitefish Strategic Housing Plan Steering Committee. On January 2, 2023, the City Council established the Whitefish Community Housing Committee

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Ben Davis, Chair, City Councilor
  • Kevin Gartland, Vice Chair
  • Wendy Compton-Ring, Senior Planner, Secretary
  • Lori Collins, Whitefish Housing Authority
  • Rhonda Fitzgerald
  • Bob Horne
  • John Muhlfeld, Mayor
  • Rebecca Norton, Councilor
  • Dana Smith, City Manager

The Strategic Housing Plan Steering Committee was established by Resolution Number 17-50 (PDF), to review and revise as housing strategies are developed and enacted, to establish responsibilities and procedures, to appoint ad hoc or sub-committees as needed, to report to the City Council and to assist in the plan update in 2020.