Housing Advisory Board (HAB)

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The purpose of the Manitou Springs Housing Advisory Board (HAB) is to define, research, facilitate, and promote safe, sustainable, resilient, and habitable housing and options for affordable housing for the City of Manitou Springs. View Ordinance Number 0917 (PDF), the ordinance establishing the Housing Advisory Board and its operating guidelines.

Regular Meetings

Regular Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month in City Council Chambers (606 Manitou Avenue) at 6:00 PM.

Meetings are open to the public. Please email the ADA Coordinator or call  719-685-2554 if you need special assistance attending a meeting.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


Board Vacancies: 3 Regular Members; 2 Alternate Members
Member Name
Term Expiration
Alea German Vice Chair June 30, 2024
Alison Gerbig Chair June 30, 2025
Andy Wells Board Member June 30, 2023
Abby Kosling Board Member June 30, 2026
Barbara Bunn Alternate Member June 30, 2024
Nancy Fortuin City Council Liaison N/A
Dylan Becker Planner - Staff Liaison N/A


The Housing Advisory Board consists of seven regular members and up to three alternate members. All members are intended to be representative of the various demographics of the City such as:

  • Architect
  • Artist
  • Elderly
  • Financial Expert
  • Low-Income
  • Medium Income
  • Real Estate Expert
  • And more!

City Council appoints members to the Housing Advisory Board. To apply for an appointment, send an Application for Board Membership, a letter of interest, and a resume and/or statement of qualifications to the City Clerk.

Housing Resources

Click link to view a list of Housing Resources in the region and beyond!


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