Housing Advisory Board (HAB)

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Two homes on Waltham Ave.
  1. Chelsea Royston

    Senior Planner

  2. Erin Ringsred

    Planner II

  3. Hannah Van Nimwegen

    Planning Director


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

The HAB meets every month, on the third Wednesday at 5:30pm. The board meets in-person at City Hall and streams their meetings to YouTube and over ZOOM. Public comment is only allowed in-person. 

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: 2 Regular Members; 2 Alternate Members
Member Name
Alison Gerbig Chair
Alea German Vice Chair
Michael Quintana Regular Member
Amy Mogck Regular Member
Crystal Karr Regular Member
Barbara Bunn Alternate member
Nancy Fortuin City Council Liaison
Chelsea Stromberg Staff Liaison


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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