Land Bank Commission

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Victor Turner, Director
Housing & Neighborhood Programs Department
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Room 120W
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 371-4849
Email: vturner@littlerock.gov

AUTHORITY: Ordinance No. 19,911 passed by the Board of Directors on January 15, 2008, created this Commission. Ordinance No. 20,245 passed by the Board of Directors on April 6, 2010, amended Little Rock City Revised Code 2-330-41 to increase by two (2) members selected from Ward 1 and Ward 2.
TERM: Four (4) Years; Staggered Terms initially
MEMBERS: Eleven (11)
DUTIES: Reverse urban blight, increase home ownership, stabilize property values, provide affordable housing, and improve the health and safety of neighborhood through the study, acquisition and disposal of vacant and abandoned property.
SELECTION: Members are appointed by the Mayor, subject to confirmation by the City Board of Directors and shall consist of the following:

One (1) Representative involved in projects or work dedicated to the development of low to moderate income housing
One (1) Representative of the housing industry
One (1) Officer of a financial institution
One (1) Member of the Little Rock Housing Authority, selected from a list of three (3) names, submitted by the Little Rock Housing Authority Board of Commissioners
One (1) Member of the Community Housing Advisory Board (CHAB), selected from a list of three (3) names, submitted by the CHAB membership
One (1) Ward 1 Representative
One (1) Ward 2 Representative
Four (4) At-Large positions, provided the four (4) shall reside in different City Wards
MEETINGS: Third Wednesday of Each Month
Willie L. Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center
3805 West 12th Street
11:30 AM
CONTACT: Victor Turner, Director
Housing & Neighborhood Programs Department
500 West Markham Street, Room 120W
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 371-4849

Current Members

Leta Anthony
(Housing Authority Representative)
1014 South Hughes Street
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 379-1598
leta@lewisb.org
Term Expires:  3-19-2020

Odessa Darrough 
(Ward 2 Representative) 
1609 Fair Park Boulevard
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 661-0562
ogdarrough@prodigy.net  
Term Expires: 3-19-2018

Juanita Dodd
(At-Large - Ward 1)
204 Greencrest Drive
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 258-5439
juanita.dodd@icloud.com
Term Expires:  3-19-2020

Frances Frazier
(At-Large)
3015 Marshall Street
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 658-9955
frazierj52@yahoo.com
Term Expires: 3-19-2020

Jennifer Herron
(Ward 1 Representative)
1219 S. Spring Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 975-0052
jenn@hh-architects.com
Term Expires: 3-19-2018

Mark Leggett
(Housing Industry)
10 River Ridge Road
Little Rock, AR  72227
(501) 831-1621
Mark_leggett@sbcglobal.net
Term Expires:  3-19-2020

Angela McCloyen
(CHAB Representative)
6109 Shady Brook Drive
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 940-4444
Term Expires: 3-19-2020

Laura McKinney
(At-Large)
410 Parkway Place Drive
Little Rock, AR  72211
(501) 827-7117
mckinla65@gmail.com
Term Expires: 3-19-2018

Angela Neal
(Financial Institution)
2406 Forest Creek Drive
Little Rock,AR 72211
Term Expires: 3-19-2020
 
Diana Thomas
(Low/Moderate Income)
300 Springwood Drive
Little Rock, AR 72211
(501) 960-7390
arkrealestate@aol.com
Term Expires:  3-19-2020

Arlo Washington
(At-Large)
14320 Jerome Drive
Little Rock, AR 72223
(501) 590-1700
Term Expires: 3-19-2020

City Director Joan Adcock
(Board of Directors Liaison)
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Room 203
Little Rock, AR  72201
(501) 371-4510
board@littlerock.gov
Term Expires:  12-31-2018

City Director Erma Hendrix
(Board of Directors Liaison)
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Room 203
Little Rock, AR  72201
(501) 371-4510
board@littlerock.gov
Term Expires:  12-31-2018