Planning, Housing and Economic Development (PHED)


  • Jolene Ivey, Chair
  • Eric C. Olson, Vice Chair
  • Wala Blegay
  • Thomas E. Dernoga
  • Krystal Oriadha

Agency/Issues Review Responsibilities

  • People’s Zoning Counsel
  • Zoning/Subdivision Bills
  • Economic Development Corp. & FSC First
  • TIF, PILOT and EDI – Economic Development Incentives
  • Conference and Visitors Bureau
  • Housing & Redevelopment Authority (DHCD)                                  
  • Revenue Authority (development projects only)
  • Dept. of Permitting, Inspections & Enforcement (DPIE)       

Boards and Commissions: Commission on Common Ownership Communities, Historic Preservation Commission, Nuisance Abatement Board, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, Minority Business Opportunities Commission