Board Of Commissioners
There are five members serving five year terms.[table]
Commissioner; Appointed; Expiration
Jorma Lankinen President; 05/14/19; 06/09/24
John Norberg; 07/10/17; 07/09/22
Paul Schumacher Vice President; 01/29/18; 01/25/2020
Jackie Stark; 03/25/19; 02/12/23
Liberty Turner; 08/12/19;06/14/21
The Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 28, 2021 has been cancelled.
June 2021 Board Meeting Announcement
January 2021 Board Meeting Announcement
December 2020 Board Meeting Update
November 2020 Board Meeting Update
October 2020 Board Meeting Update
June 2020 Board Meeting Update
May 26, 2020 Board Meeting Update
2020 Board Meeting Update
2020 Board Calendar
2018 Board Calendar
June 2020 – Meeting was canceled. No minutes.
March 2020 – Meeting was canceled. No minutes.
December 2019 – Meeting was canceled. No minutes.
Date Established: The Marquette Housing Commission was established on June 13, 1966 when the City Commission adopted Chapter 59 of the City. The Housing Commission is responsible for the operation of the City’s subsidized public housing and also sets policy and programs for its staff.
Corresponding MCL#, City Charter Citation, and/or City Code: MCL 125.654; Code: Chapter 16, Article II, Sec. 16-19 through Sec. 16-25.
Number of Members & Term of Office: Five members serving five-year terms.
Do members serve until a replacement is appointed? If not reappointed within five days, the seat is vacant, per MCL 125.654(b).
Quorum Requirement: Per section 13-4 of the City Charter, a quorum of any board, commission, or committee created by or pursuant to this charter shall be a majority of the members of such board, commission, or committee in office at the time, but not less than two members.
Meetings Held: The fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in its offices at 316 Pine St.