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Deputy Director of the Planning Department

The city is seeking a creative and motivated individual with an outstanding professional record to serve as Deputy Director. The ideal candidates will be cross-trained or experienced in at least two professional disciplines: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Physical Neighborhood Planning, Urban Planning and/or Urban Design. They will be technically well-prepared professionals, willing to engage with local leaders and community stakeholders and help lead the department in creating a participatory model of urban planning, design and development that encourages renewed population growth within the city and ensures that every neighborhood has a future.
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Directors – East, West and Central Design Divisions
The city is seeking three (3) creative and motivated individuals with outstanding professional records to serve as Directors for the City’s East Side, West Side and Central Design Divisions. The ideal candidates will be cross-trained or experienced in at least two professional disciplines: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Physical Neighborhood Planning, Urban Planning and/or Urban Design. They will be technically well-prepared professionals, willing to engage with local leaders and community stakeholders and assist our department in creating a participatory model of urban planning, design and development that encourages renewed population growth within the city and ensures that every neighborhood has a future.
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Planner I – Landscape Architect
The city is seeking a creative and motivated individual to serve as Planner I – Landscape Architect. The ideal candidate will be cross-trained or experienced in Landscape Architecture and Land Use or Neighborhood Planning. S/He will be a technically skilled professional, willing to engage with local leaders and community stakeholders to assist our department in creating a participatory model of urban planning, design and development that encourages renewed population growth within the city and ensures that every neighborhood has a future.
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Planner I – Architect
The city is seeking a creative and motivated individual to serve as Planner I – Architect. The ideal candidate will be cross-trained or experienced in Architecture and Land Use or Neighborhood Planning. S/He will be a technically skilled professional, willing to engage with local leaders and community stakeholders to assist our department in creating a participatory model of urban planning, design and development that encourages renewed population growth within the city and ensures that every neighborhood has a future.
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Planner I – Urban Design
The city is seeking a creative and motivated individual to serve as a Planner I – Urban Design. The ideal candidate will be cross-trained or experienced in Urban Design and Land Use or Physical Neighborhood Planning. Familiarity with sustainability practices in urban design is a plus. S/He will be a technically skilled professional, willing to engage with local leaders and community stakeholders to assist our department in creating a participatory model of urban planning, design and development that encourages renewed population growth within the city and ensures that every neighborhood has a future.
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