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South St. Pete CRA citizens’ committee asked to weigh in on proposed design changes

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Members of the citizen advisory board to the South St. Pete community redevelopment area will have a chance to weigh in on design standards governing the appearance of homes in the area. They’ll also have an opportunity to comment on the way financial grants are awarded in the area. Both items are on the group’s Jan. 10 agenda. Among the proposed design changes is a reduction in the number of windows required in a home, as well as the elimination…

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Mayoral appointment leads to opening on South St. Pete Citizen Advisory Committee

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When St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman appointed attorney Leah McCrae to her new director of education and community engagement position, he inadvertently opened up a spot on the South St. Pete CRA Citizen Advisory Committee. McCrae, who was one of the committee’s original nine members, relinquished her role as a citizen adviser to the South St. Pete CRA to avoid any conflicts of interest her new post might have caused. South St. Pete’s CRA (community redevelopment area) was established by…

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