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BSC Group – Senior Planner

Senior Planner BSC Group is an innovative, growing, and reputable planning, landscape architecture, environmental science and engineering consulting firm that has been providing clients with award winning projects and ground-breaking solutions since 1965. We are currently looking for a vibrant, self-motivated Senior Planner who will be responsible for managing complex planning projects, coordinating inter-disciplinary project teams, providing technical guidance, and client management/relations. Potential projects may include downtown and community revitalization plans, urban renewal plans, corridor plans, comprehensive plans, zoning re-writes, feasibility studies, and project permitting.  This position has the ability to work out of our Boston or Worcester offices. Responsibilities also include: Researching and understanding local/state development codes and zoning regulations including MEPA and Chapter 91 Preparing development feasibility studies, including detailed site analysis, due diligence, and highest and best use plans, exhibits, and reports Providing technical … Read entire article »

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City of Newton – Director of Housing and Community Development

CITY OF NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS DEPT:                   Planning and Community Development DIV:                     Housing and Community Development DATE:                   March 5, 2018 SALARY RANGE:  $82,388 – $84,859 Job Title:            Director of Housing and Community Development The Director of Housing and Community Development is a senior level management position within the City of Newton’s Planning and Development Department which oversees the City’s housing and community development initiatives.  Knowledge of federal housing and community development programs including CDBG, HOME and ESG as well as demonstrated achievements in affordable housing programs are essential. he Director of Housing and Community Development (“Director”) is responsible for oversight and administration of all funds received by the City of Newton for Housing and Urban Development, as well as management of the staff of the Housing and Community Development Division of the Department of Planning and … Read entire article »

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Neighborhood Developers (TND) – Executive Director.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Board of Directors of the Neighborhood Developers (TND) seeks an Executive Director. TND is an active and experienced community development corporation (CDC), based in Chelsea, Massachusetts, that creates vibrant neighborhoods where people from all walks of life can thrive. We are embarking on an exciting and ambitious new phase in our organization’s growth. Our Organization and Our Communities The Neighborhood Developers (TND) began as Chelsea NHS in 1978. Over time, TND extended its geographic reach. TND expanded its programming, recognizing that affordable housing alone was insufficient to end the cycles of intergenerational poverty and neighborhood disinvestment. Today, TND increases economic diversity, opportunity and quality of life. We bring our core strengths to partnerships that support family and neighborhood prosperity. TND programs and impact to date include:  Affordable housing: … Read entire article »

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City of Cambridge – Zoning Project Planner

CITY OF CAMBRIDGE, ZONING PROJECT PLANNER  The City of Cambridge, Massachusetts is looking for a full time Zoning Project Planner. Click the link below for a full job description and application instructions http://www2.cambridgema.gov/viewjoblisting.cfm?Job_ID=1974   … Read entire article »

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City of Framingham – Economic Development Marketing Manager

CITY OF FRAMINGHAM MASSACHUSETTS RFP#18-078 February 27, 2018 NOTICE OF VACANCY February 27, 2018 POSITION: Economic Development Marketing Manager DEPARTMENT: Community & Economic Development SALARY: 25,000 yearly HOURS: Monday – Friday 19 hours a week INTRODUCTION Framingham, with over 68,000 residents, over 45,000 workers and over 2,200 business establishments, is the economic and demographic center of a fast-growing Metrowest Region. The City of Framingham is committed to attracting new investment and jobs. To do this, the city provides funding to its Economic Development Industrial Corporation (EDIC) to promote appropriate growth. Framingham’s Division of Community & Economic Development (CED) provides staff support to the EDIC. The EDIC has developed and is executing a marketing plan, with the support of a public relations consulting firm, focused on marketing Framingham to businesses as … Read entire article »

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RFP – Transportation Design Services – MVC

The Martha’s Vineyard Commission is seeking transportation engineering firms and/or certified individuals to submit proposals to provide island towns with transportation design services over a pilot term.  All responses are due no later than March 26, 2018.  Please see the RFP in its entirety, here: http://www.mvcommission.org/transportation … Read entire article »

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Town of Bedford, NH – RFP Master Plan Update

The Town of Bedford, New Hampshire is soliciting proposals for professional services to assist the Bedford Planning Board in the comprehensive update of the Bedford Master Plan, last revised in October 2010. The new master plan will guide the Town’s land use and zoning policies and long-term planning, but will also serve as an important resource in capital improvements planning, budgeting, and in the consideration of key policy changes in Bedford.  The Planning Board’s objective is to complete the Master Plan and adopt the document no later than November 2019. The planning process should incorporate significant public input and involvement, include innovative infographics and tools for public engagement, and represent an accessible and comprehensive living and working document for continued reference. The consultant team should have demonstrated experience in crafting all chapters … Read entire article »

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Town of Charlton, MA – Planning Director

The Town of Charlton, Massachusetts is looking for a full time Planning Director. Click the link below for a full job description and applications instructions Charlton Planning Director … Read entire article »

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Full Time Community Planner, Boston – JM Goldson

Full-time Community Planner, Boston JM Goldson community preservation + planning, a small private planning firm located in Boston, is accepting applications for a full-time community planner. JM Goldson is led by sole proprietor Jennifer Goldson who formed JM Goldson in 2006 to help communities and organizations create successful community preservation programs and projects. Her 20+ year professional background blends historic preservation, affordable housing, comprehensive planning, open space conservation, master planning, community engagement, and implementation of the Massachusetts Community Preservation Act. The role of the community planner requires skillful writing and research, excellent collaboration skills, and familiarity with marketing and social media tools. The position involves community engagement and fieldwork along with writing, research, and editing. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and research skills and interest in community engagement, affordable housing, fair … Read entire article »

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City Of Pawtucket Rhode Island – Senior Planner

Please see the attached job description for the Pawtucket, RI Senior Planner position.  The description includes reference to a required employment application, which can be found via the link below. Thank you.  http://www.pawtucketri.com/personnel-department CITY OF PAWTUCKET Job Description Job Title:               SENIOR PLANNER Department:          PLANNING AND REDEVELOPMENT Reports To:           DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND REDEVELOPMENT Pay Grade:            R 43 Prepared By:         Susan Mara Approved By:        Approved Date:     February 5, 2018 Revised Date:        SUMMARY Performs planning and grant management related work under the direction of the Planning Director, Assistant Director, Project Engineer, and Community Development Program Manager. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include the following, other duties may be assigned: Provides excellent customer service to residents and businesses. Researches and prepares applications for potential grant opportunities for the City. Develops and maintains tracking spreadsheet of all departmental projects. Chief responsibility for achieving all departmental grant-related compliance and reporting requirements, including any … Read entire article »

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