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Long Range Planning & Special Studies Project Planner:

This is a great opportunity for an experienced planner interested in community engagement and policy development and implementation.   Under minimal supervision, this Project Planner acts as project manager on planning studies requiring extensive policy analysis and independently makes presentations and represents the City at Board, Commission, City Council and community interest group meetings. Assignments would include amendments to the General Plan, development of General Plan implementation programs and annual implementation reports, ordinance amendments, reviewing development applications, and advanced report preparation. This position also coordinates, delegates, and reviews the work of project team members, and professional consultants on complex projects or special studies; researches information; interprets data; explains regulations and procedures; and works with other City Departments and agencies as a primary representative of the Planning Division.

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