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CPTC 15th Annual Spring Conference

Title: CPTC 15th Annual Spring ConferenceLocation: Holy Cross College in WorcesterLink out: Click hereStart Time: 08:00Date: 2016-03-19End Time: 15:15 … Read entire article »

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Town Planner/Zoning Compliance Officer, Town of Bellingham

Town Planner/Zoning Compliance Officer, Town of Bellingham The town of Bellingham is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Planner/Zoning Compliance Officer.   The Town Planner/Zoning Compliance Officer shall do, perform, and carry out in a satisfactory manner, acting in a manner deemed reasonable by planning professionals in Massachusetts and under the ethical guidelines dictated by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), services as directed by the Bellingham Planning Board. Said services shall include attendance at all Planning Board meetings, unless conflicts occur due to vacation, illness or other unavoidable circumstances. The Town Planner/Zoning Compliance Officer shall maintain full-time hours consistent with Town Hall. Works under the policy direction of Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Exercises considerable independent judgment and initiative in developing and implementing policies and programs in managing … Read entire article »

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Transportation Demand Management (TDM) & Marketing Manager

Boston University’s Parking and Transportation Services Office

Boston University’s Parking and Transportation Services office is seeking a Transportation Demand Management (TDM) & Marketing Manager. This individual is responsible for overseeing the operations of the University’s commuter programs provided directly through the University or through its membership and affiliation with transportation management associations including: marketing, promotions, outreach, events, customer service, tracking, reporting and operations management. Additional responsibilities include developing initiatives to ensure strategies are meeting expected outcomes in relation to the financial investment required to sustain the program, and managing multiple websites and social media outlets related to Parking & Transportation Services. Reports to the Director of Parking and Transportation Services, providing status reports regularly to keep management apprised of program participation and growth.  Candidates must have prior TDM or TMA experience; with local experience being a plus. For additional … Read entire article »

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Executive Director, Aquidneck Island Planning Commission, Newport, RI

Immediate opening for Executive Director Aquidneck Island Planning Commission 437 Broadway Newport RI 02840 www.aquidneckplanning.org The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission (AIPC) Board of Directors seeks a new Executive Director (ED) to shape and shepherd the next phase of growth of a program, which impacts the municipal function and communities on Aquidneck Island. The ideal candidate must possess a passion for and commitment to improving the response of local municipalities to tackle challenges facing coastal communities and the knowledge and experience to correctly poise the organization for its next phase of growth. AIPC provides Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth and Naval Station Newport with the opportunities, tools, techniques and professional support to resolve island-wide issues. It facilitates solutions on critical island-wide comprehensive planning issues such as transportation, water quality, land use, and development. The ideal candidate will hold a … Read entire article »

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Economic Development Director for the City of Fitchburg

The City of Fitchburg is seeking a full-time Economic Development Director with B.S. in Business Administration, Marketing, Economics, Public Administration, or related experience.  5+ years in Economic Development. Knowledge of business/community/economic development, management, zoning, planning, and existing state/federal programs.  Good business communication skills a must.  Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits.  Full job description@ http://tinyurl.com/m8sklap. Resumes until 1/15/15 to Human Resources, 166 Boulder Drive, Fitchburg, MA 01420.  Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). … Read entire article »

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Boston Green Space App Intern, MAPC, Boston, MA

Boston Green Space App Intern The Metropolitan Area Planning Council’s Data Services Department seeks an Intern to assist in the creation and expansion of the Boston Green application.  The Boston Green app contains a map and an easy-to-use listing of all parks and open spaces in Greater Boston, as well as information about the facilities they contain, such as playing fields, walking trails, and beaches. MAPC and Code for Boston are currently building V 2.0 of the application. The intern will have the opportunity to work with other volunteers to lead the expansion of its content.  Specific activities may include: collecting and compiling data about Metro Boston parks from a variety of open space plans, social media and site visits; taking photos of the facilities in a park; writing up a … Read entire article »

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RFP, Comprehensive Master Plan – Billerica, MA

Request for Proposals  Comprehensive Master Plan Update   Due: October 17, 2014 By 1:00 p.m. Deliver to: D. Anthony Fields, AICP Director of Planning Town of Billerica 365 Boston Road Billerica, MA 01821 978-671-0962 afields@town.billerica.ma.us REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TOWN OF BILLERICA MASTER PLAN UPDATE September 6, 2014 Page 2    Table of Contents I. Purpose ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 4 II. Background …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 4 III. Scope of Services ………………………………………………………………………………………… 6 VI. Deliverables: …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 12 III. Staff Role …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 13 IV. Project Schedule ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 13 V. Project Budget ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 13 VII. Consultant Qualifications ………………………………………………………………………….. 13 VIII. Selection Criteria …………………………………………………………………………………….. 14 IX. Checklist/Proposal Submission Requirements ………………………………………………. 16 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TOWN OF BILLERICA MASTER PLAN UPDATE September 6, 2014 Page 3  Request for Proposal Advertisement The Town of Billerica hereby solicits proposals from qualified individuals and firms with considerable experience in community design, land use planning, economic analysis and citizen involvement/participation to develop and complete certain elements of an update to the Town of Billerica Master Plan, pursuant to MGL … Read entire article »

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RFP, Completion of Master Plan – Foxborough, MA

                                                   FOXBOROUGH PLANNING BOARD                                                    REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS                                               COMPLETION OF MASTER PLAN   SEPTEMBER 12, 2014     INTRODUCTION   The Town of Foxborough Planning Board (referred to as “the Board”) seeks to engage a planning consultant (referred to as “the consultant”), for the purpose of completing the Town’s Master Plan.     Foxborough last adopted a Master Plan in 1971 and since 2012, has completed various elements and portions of a new Plan. The following chapters have been completed by a multidisciplinary team led by Kathleen McCabe of McCabe Enterprises of Boston. This RFP is being issued because the work has been funded and completed in phases, the requested work being the final phase.   Downtown Strategy Economic Development Agriculture Community Facilities Transportation Natural and Cultural Resources Services and Facilities Current Land Use   These chapters/sections remain to be completed:   Future Land Use Vision/Goals and Objectives Implementation Plan Design metric/evaluation process to assess plan implementation … Read entire article »

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RFP – Billerica Comprehensive Master Plan Update

Town of Billerica, MA

Billerica_RFP Request for Proposal Advertisement The Town of Billerica hereby solicits proposals from qualified individuals and firms with considerable experience in community design, land use planning, economic analysis and citizen involvement/participation to develop and complete certain elements of an update to the Town of Billerica Master Plan, pursuant to MGL Chapter 41 Section 81-D.   All respondents are required to respond in written form to the RFP and to submit documentation substantiating their qualifications to perform the services required. The scope of the RFP is to complete a policy based, Townwide Master Plan Update. The Townwide Master Plan Update will define a community-based vision based upon broad based public participation. The scope of the Plan will contain a range of elements with specific emphasis on land use, facilities and transportation. Failure to … Read entire article »

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RFP for Deed Research, Database Development and GIS Mapping – Southborough

Legal Notice The Town of Southborough Planning Department is seeking a qualified consultant to perform deed research, database development and associated GIS mapping review for open space parcels for the Town.   A full bid package with specifications will available Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM in the Planning Department, Town House, 2nd Floor, 17 Common Street, Southborough, MA 01772 or on the Towns website at www.southboroughtown.com.  Questions/RFI’s may be submitted in writing to: Planning Department, 17 Common Street, Southborough, MA 01772 or to via email jburney@southboroughma.com.  A Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Tuesday  September 9, 2014 at 5:00 PM at the Southborough Town House, second floor, 17 Common Street, Southborough, MA 01772.  All bids are due to the Planning Department by Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 5:00 PM.  At … Read entire article »

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