Catalyze 2023: City Councilmember Richie FloydWe’re asking thought leaders, business people and creatives to talk about 2023 and give us catalyzing ideas for making St. Pete a better place to live. What should our city look like? What are their hopes, their plans, their problem-solving ideas? This is Catalyze 2023. The end of 2022 marks the conclusion of Richie Floyd’s [...]
St. Pete should treat housing as a public utility — like water and sewer | ColumnSt. Petersburg should build and maintain housing on city land, and collect rent based on ability to pay. This “social housing” provides a realistic and fiscally responsible path toward a permanent solution to the housing crisis.