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Housing and Redevelopment
Purpose
The Washington County Housing and Redevelopment Board (HRA) is authorized by the Minnesota Housing and Redevelopment Act, Chapter 487, Minnesota Session Laws of 1947, to undertake certain types of housing and redevelopment activities in Washington County. Washington County Board Resolution No. 80 87 established the HRA after certain need findings.

Composition
Washington County HRA board members are appointed by the Washington County Board.  The board consists of:
• Five citizen members (one from each Commissioner District)
• One County Commissioner
• One consumer of HRA services as required in the Code of Federal Regulations

Terms
Members are appointed for three-year terms. The County Board limits appointments to no more than two consecutive three-year terms.  Partial terms to fill mid-term vacancies are not counted in this limit.

Meetings
The HRA Board meets on the third Tuesday of each month.

Remuneration
Minnesota Statute (Section 469.001, et. seq.) provide that HRA board members may receive up to $55 per meeting. The Washington County HRA provides for this payment.

Operating procedures
This advisory board operates in accordance with operating procedures established by the county.