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Location:Washington, D.C.
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Feb 1, 2017
Contact:Michael Rosenbaum
Posted:Dec 6, 2016
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Innovation for Poverty Action’s (IPA) Financial Inclusion Program seeks to identify effective solutions to promote healthy financial behavior and shares results to inform the work of financial service providers and governments around the world. As part of the Financial Inclusion Program, the US Finance Initiative uses insights from behavioral economics to develop and rigorously evaluate financial products and services that help low- and moderate-income Americans lead healthier financial lives.

As part of a team of Associates, the Research Associate will manage all aspects of the US Finance Initiative’s set of new and ongoing research projects. This includes but is…

Locations:San Francisco Office
58 Maiden Lane, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
Payment:Paid
Contact:Henry Pontarelli
Posted:Dec 2, 2016
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Lisa Wise Consulting, Inc. (LWC), a leading land use planning and economics consulting firm, seeks a full-time Senior Associate with technical planning and management skills and experience. LWC is in a strong growth mode and this opportunity includes helping take the firm to the next level of growth and attainment. The position is based out of LWC’s San Francisco office and reports directly to the owners of the firm.

The ideal candidate will have at least eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in the planning field, a track record of managing complex projects, mentoring and supervising junior staff,…

Location:2415 University Avenue City Hall, 2nd Floor East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Jan 30, 2017
Contact:Irma
6508533116
Posted:Nov 30, 2016
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THE POSITION:
To review the work of staff responsible for performing the City planning function including current or comprehensive planning projects and special studies; to oversee and participate in all work activities; and to perform a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.
The City of East Palo Alto has several major current and advance planning objectives in the near/medium future.
Current Planning: 1.4 million sqft office development on a former Brownfield; 200,000 sqft office development along the University Ave. corridor; a 500 student private school for East Palo Alto students…

Locations:2220 Oxford St.
Berkeley, CA 94704
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Jan 3, 2017
Category:Housing
Contact:Michael Gliksohn
510-841-4410 Ext. 312
Posted:Nov 29, 2016
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About RCD
Resources for Community Development (RCD) is a leading regional nonprofit developer and owner of affordable housing. RCD’s mission is to create and preserve affordable housing for people with the fewest options, to build community and enrich lives. RCD fosters strong, inclusive neighborhoods through strategies that address the health, economic development, education, and housing needs of residents across the community.

Since RCD was established in 1984, our company has developed or preserved over 65 communities that provide affordable, high-quality, and service-enriched affordable rental housing to over 2,200 low-income households throughout the Bay Area. Through a robust pipeline, RCD…

Locations:2301 Mission Street, Suite 301, San Francisco, CA 94110

930 Montgomery Street, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94133
Payment:Unpaid
Start Date:Jan 3, 2017
Contact:Nathanial Owen
415-609-1597
Posted:Nov 28, 2016
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The Policy Analysis intern will produce a report on the current commercial and retail real estate conditions in San Francisco, and provide policy recommendations that can be made to developers, landowners, and the City itself.

The San Francisco Economic Development Alliance (SFEDA) is a nonprofit collaborative that represents the interests of locally-serving small businesses, many of which are minority-owned, woman-owned, low income, legacy businesses, and start-up businesses that are feeling pressure from the ever-tightening commercial real estate market to relocate due to rising rents, or close up shop completely. Simultaneously, many new residential housing developments are being constructed…

Location:San Francisco, California
Payment:Paid
Category:Housing
Contact:Jane Bartman
Posted:Nov 28, 2016
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The Concord Group is one of the nation’s leading real estate strategy consulting firms. With over 40 consultants in four offices (Newport Beach, San Francisco, Atlanta, and New York), The Concord Group advises top developers, builders, financial institutions and municipalities worldwide on large land use, development and financing decisions.

The firm’s strength is derived from the passion and ability of its associates and researchers, who are drawn from a broad array of professional and educational backgrounds. By virtue of our young and motivated workforce, we offer a unique environment emphasizing collaboration amongst all team members to ensure…

Location:uc berkeley campus
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Dec 3, 2016
Category:Other
Contact:marcus williams
Posted:Nov 27, 2016
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Seeking student to provide one-day 2 hour tour of U/C Berkeley Campus, Dec. 3.

Location:Berkeley, CA
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Jan 3, 2017
Category:Housing
Contact:Michael Gliksohn
510-841-4410 Ext. 312
Posted:Nov 23, 2016
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About RCD
Resources for Community Development (RCD) is a leading regional nonprofit developer and owner of affordable housing. RCD’s mission is to create and preserve affordable housing for people with the fewest options, to build community and enrich lives. RCD fosters strong, inclusive neighborhoods through strategies that address the health, economic development, education, and housing needs of residents across the community.

Since RCD was established in 1984, our company has developed or preserved over 65 communities that provide affordable, high-quality, and service-enriched affordable rental housing to over 2,200 low-income households throughout the Bay Area. Through a robust pipeline, RCD…

Location:Springfield, OR
Payment:Paid
Contact:John Jackson
5417364059
Posted:Nov 18, 2016
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General Statement Of Duties: Responsible for planning, directing, and managing the activities and operations of the Planning and Development Department for the District. Manages a comprehensive system of planning and development for the District's parks, recreation facilities, and natural areas. Coordinates planning and development activities with other departments, local agencies, utilities, and the general public; does job-related work as required.

Distinguishing Features Of The Class: An employee in this classification is responsible for facilitating the capital improvement program, the facility rehabilitation program, and parks and natural area development and planning, as well as the District's System Development…


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Firm:WRT
Locations:478 Tehama Street
Suite 2B
San Francisco, CA 94103
Payment:Paid
Contact:Kimberly Warren
2154305023
Posted:Nov 18, 2016
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Wallace Roberts & Todd (WRT) is an established design and planning firm renown for its environmental ethos and commitment to enhancing social and ecological functions in the urban landscape. We seek a talented mid-level planner with 4-8 years of experience for a full time position in the San Francisco office. WRT is also a leader in the planning of parks and open space systems for cities throughout the west, addressing the needs of underserved communities, public health, and the integration of natural systems. Community engagement is at the core of planning and design practice.

The candidate will serve…

Location:St. Paul, MN
Payment:Paid
Contact:Kelsey Baumann
Posted:Nov 7, 2016
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The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking a Senior Transportation Planner to provide professional planning, support, and analysis for the Office of Freight and Commercial Vehicle Operations (OFCVO) in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Duties Include performing planning support and analysis for MnDOT freight plans, studies, and initiatives; working with management to enable planning for an integrated multimodal transportation system through participation in various modal plans and studies, with emphasis on freight flows, business economic development and logistics, and commercial transportation operations; and providing technical assistance in GIS/mapping, web administration and computer media.

For more information or to apply, please…

Location:Kelso, WA
Payment:Paid
Contact:Rachelle Nugent
360-577-3041
Posted:Nov 4, 2016
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The Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments (CWCOG) located in the heart of Cowlitz County, Washington seeks motivated candidate interested in making a difference and having a positive impact on the local community and regional economy through planning and programs in the field of Economic Development.

The CWCOG is a long-range planning agency that makes numerous connections daily with federal, state, and local governments, economic development councils, non-profit agencies and organizations, and the community to address issues, attract and retain resources, and collaborates to advance the region’s economic condition and strengthen its competitive advantages.

The successful candidate will…


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Locations:2521 Channing Way
Berkeley CA 94720-5555
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Jan 2, 2017
Contact:Kathleen Parsons
510-642-0323
Posted:Nov 4, 2016
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The UC Berkeley Labor Center, at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), UC Berkeley, has openings for two full-time policy analysts. Founded in 1964, the UC Berkeley Labor Center works on the most pressing economic challenges affecting working families in California and communities across the country. The Labor Center provides timely, policy-relevant research on labor and employment issues for policymakers and stakeholders, and conducts training for a new and diverse generation of worker leaders and students.

The policy analysts will conduct policy-relevant research on labor and employment issues as well as provide technical assistance to stakeholders…

Location:Oakland, CA
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Feb 1, 2017
Contact:Sarah Fine
Posted:Nov 2, 2016
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The City of Oakland Department of Transportation seeks to fill several part-time or full-time student trainee (internship) positions. This internship will provide the successful candidate an opportunity to develop the technical skills needed for a career in multimodal, mobility-focused transportation planning. The pay is approximately $22.00 per hour. The successful candidate is expected to work no fewer than 15 hours per week for at least eight (8) months.


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Locations:Los Angeles, CA
Washington, D.C.
Payment:Paid
Contact:Sarah Dunn
Posted:Nov 1, 2016
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FIRM OVERVIEW | HR&A Advisors, Inc. (HR&A) is an industry-leading real estate, economic development and program implementation consulting firm. We provide strategic advisory services to clients for some of the most complex mixed-use, neighborhood, downtown, campus, and regional development projects across the United States and abroad. We are a team of professionals who are passionate about cities. On any given day we can be found exploring the hidden potential of an abandoned industrial waterfront, advancing resilience policies to mitigate and protect against the risk of climate change, bringing the public and private sector together to finance large mixed-use developments, and…

Locations:28 N. First St., #1000
San Jose, CA 95113
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Dec 5, 2016
Contact:Human Resources
408-279-1775
Posted:Oct 31, 2016
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POSITION TITLE: Business Development Manager, San Jose Downtown Association

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Property-Based Improvement District (PBID) and San Jose Downtown Association (SJDA) have a program to retain and grow the business base in Downtown San Jose. The program is specifically designed to keep and attract jobs, investment and new businesses to Downtown San Jose in partnership with the City of San Jose Office of Economic Development (OED).

The Business Development Manager is a full-time, exempt position and is supervised by and reports to the Director of Policy and Operations.

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Locations:200 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Payment:Paid
Contact:Adam Weinstein
(925) 931-5606
Posted:Oct 24, 2016
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The City of Pleasanton is seeking to hire a qualified consultant to serve as an Assistant Planner/Planning Technician on a full- or part-time basis that will be primarily responsible for providing assistance to development applicants at the front counter of the Community Development Department. This position needs to be filled immediately and is expected to be needed for approximately 6 months, with the potential for extension. The selected consultant will be required to have a City of Pleasanton Business License and must provide a certificate of insurance in a form acceptable to the City prior to entering into a professional…

Location:San Francisco
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Nov 16, 2016
Contact:Aashish Karkhanis
Posted:Oct 19, 2016
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North of Market Neighborhood Improvement Corporation

Location:San Francisco
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 17, 2016
Contact:Ashley Turk
415-593-5330
Posted:Oct 17, 2016
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About Bay Area Motivate:

Bicycle sharing is a convenient, flexible, healthy and fun transportation option that enhances urban livability and mobility. Bay Area Motivate (BAM) is headquartered in the Bayview, San Francisco, and operates Bay Area Bike Share. BAM is responsible for every aspect of the Bay Area Bike Share program, from repairing and rebalancing bikes, to maintaining the stations and docking points, to marketing the program and educating people about bike share. Bay Area Bicycle Share is undertaking a major expansion, growing from 700 bicycles to 7,000 bicycles by 2018 in the cities of San Francisco, San Jose,…

Locations:200 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 10, 2016
Contact:Adam Weinstein
(925) 931-5606
Posted:Oct 10, 2016
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The City of Pleasanton is seeking to hire a temporary Assistant Planner or Planning Technician on a full- or part-time basis that will be primarily responsible for providing assistance to development applicants at the front counter of the Community Development Department. The duration of this position is expected to be approximately 6 months, with the potential for extension.
The successful candidate will possess previous experience working the front counter in a Planning/Community Development Department and will be: detail oriented; proactive; responsive; timely; accurate; and solution-oriented. It is imperative that this candidate interact with the public courteously and tactfully, has…

Location:Solano County, CA
Payment:Paid
Contact:Adrianna
Posted:Oct 10, 2016
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Greenbelt Alliance seeks a committed, experienced, and enthusiastic candidate for the position of Regional Representative. The right, self-motivated individual will have the exciting opportunity to ensure that the right development happens in the right places. The Regional Representative will lead Greenbelt Alliance’s cutting-edge advocacy campaigns in one of the Bay Area’s most challenging and rewarding areas for directing growth, in Solano County.

The Organization:
For over 50 years, Greenbelt Alliance has been the leading land use advocacy organization in the San Francisco Bay Area. As the champion of the places that make the Bay Area special, we protect…

Location:San Francisco, CA
Payment:Paid
Category:Housing
Contact:Jessica
Posted:Oct 7, 2016
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The Enterprise Northern CA office is seeking a Senior Program Director to lead our statewide technical assistance (TA) practice designed to convene cross-sector partners with a goal of implementing plans for sustainable and healthy communities connected to opportunity. S/he leverages Enterprise’s tools, policy expertise, technical skills and organizational strategies to support the design, financing and implementation of capital projects that meaningfully integrate quality housing, public transportation and urban greening. In particular, a focus of the work will be to collaborate with public and private sector partners to achieve the environmental and community-benefit goals of California’s Cap and Trade programs via…

Location:Chicago, IL
Payment:Paid
Contact:Benny Zheng
Posted:Oct 5, 2016
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Location:San Francisco, CA
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 3, 2016
Contact:Human Resources
Posted:Sep 30, 2016
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Keyser Marston Associates, Inc. (KMA) has one of the most prominent real estate advisory practices on the West Coast, providing a full range of predevelopment services. Founded in 1973, KMA has been instrumental in implementing landmark public/private partnership developments throughout California. Please visit our website at www.keysermarston.com for more information about KMA.

We currently have an immediate opening for a Senior Analyst/Associate to undertake complex financial analyses, assist in formulating methodologies/conclusions, and write technical documents. The Senior Analyst/Associate will engage in all areas of our business. Examples of typical assignments include: analyzing the financial feasibility of a proposed hotel;…

Location:Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Dec 15, 2016
Category:Other
Contact:Frank Schipper
+31402478937
Posted:Sep 28, 2016
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The research program Bicycle Challenges: Past, Present, and Future of Sustainable Urban Mobility investigates the governance of cycling as part of sustainable urban mobility from a long-term perspective and the emergence of new mobility concepts.Within the Bicycle Challenges project there are four open PhD positions. The first PhD within Bicycle Challenges focuses on the governance of cycling in The Netherlands in a transnational context, with emphasis on the institutional role of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment since the 1920s in relation to selected cities and provinces. The second PhD focuses on the multi-level governance of cycling in…

Location:Berkeley
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Sep 27, 2016
Contact:Joan Chaplick
do not call
Posted:Sep 27, 2016
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The Project Associate will work closely with principals and project managers as a member of interdisciplinary project teams. This team member will participate in all aspects of project design and implementation, process design group facilitation, research, writing, development of materials, meeting support, content analysis, administration and client contact. The Project Associate will also interact often with diverse members of communities during public engagement activities. Candidates for this position must be adept at working at the community level, and with Spanish-speaking residents.


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Location:Oakland, CA
Payment:Paid
Contact:Tracey
Posted:Sep 23, 2016
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We are seeking a skilled policy researcher and advocate who brings experience and passion around issues of racial economic inclusion and equitable economic development to join our Equitable Economy efforts. This associate would work on the new All-In Cities initiative (www.allincities.org), providing capacity-building support and policy research to local governments and community organizations/coalitions as they craft and implement equitable growth and development strategies. The associate would also work on research and policy development projects undertaken by the National Equity Atlas team which is a partnership between PolicyLink and the USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (www.nationalequityatlas.org).
This position is…

Firm:ALTRANS
Locations:Oakland
East Bay
Payment:Paid
Contact:Stephen Blaylock
Posted:Sep 21, 2016
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For more information, please read the job description and include a cover letter and questionnaire, and send to info@altrans.net

ALTRANS is currently accepting resumes to fill full-time Transportation Demand Management Program Manager, located in the East Bay area.

ALTRANS is a TDM company skilled at identifying alternative transportation needs, developing shuttle and
commute services, route optimization and management of turn-key Transportation Demand Management
(TDM) operations. ALTRANS staff has been actively engaged in alternative transportation planning and trip
reduction services for the last 24 years.
ALTRANS has been involved with dozens of alternative transportation programs in the greater…


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Firm:ALTRANS
Location:Oakland, California
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 10, 2016
Contact:David Sorrell
(773) 732-7888
Posted:Sep 20, 2016
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For more info, please read the job description and include a cover letter and questionnaire, and send to info@altrans.net

ALTRANS is currently accepting resumes to fill a new part-time opening for a TDM Program Assistant located in the East Bay area.

ALTRANS is a TDM company skilled at identifying alternative transportation needs, developing shuttle and commute services, route optimization and management of turn-key Transportation
Demand Management (TDM) operations. ALTRANS staff has been actively engaged in alternative transportation planning and trip reduction services for 23 years.

ALTRANS has been involved with dozens of alternative transportation programs in the…


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Location:San Jose
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 31, 2016
Category:Urban Design
Contact:Human Resources
408-279-1775
Posted:Sep 19, 2016
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POSITION TITLE: PBID Project Coordinator, San Jose Downtown Association

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Property-Based Improvement District (PBID) is a special assessment district that conveys special benefits to the properties located within its boundaries. The PBID commissioned the Downtown Street Life Plan (DSLP) to create a vision and road map for place-making and public realm improvements based on stakeholder input and long-term needs assessment.

The Project Coordinator is a contract position primarily responsible for the implementation of the downtown exercise loop/Almaden Boulevard median redesign projects. The Project Coordinator will assist the Street Life Project…

Location:Merced, CA
Payment:Paid
Contact:Steve Maxey
Posted:Sep 15, 2016
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Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

Participate in long-range planning policy formulation.

Recommends land use and development policies and assists in developing or revising ordinances.

May conduct inspection of sites to ensure compliance with the General Plan and Zoning Codes.

Interprets the use permits in each zone according to zoning and related ordinances.

Prepares or assists in the preparation of maps and graphs.

Answers inquiries from…

Locations:119 Merchant Street
Suite 605A
Honolulu, HI 96813
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 31, 2016
Category:Housing
Contact:Gavin Thornton
Posted:Sep 14, 2016
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The Hawaii Appleseed Center for Law and Economic Justice is looking for a talented individual to join us through the AmeriCorps VISTA program to work on a project aimed at addressing Hawaii's affordable housing crisis.

About Hawaii Appleseed

The Hawaii Appleseed Center for Law and Economic Justice is committed to a more socially just Hawai'i, where everyone has genuine opportunities to achieve economic security and fulfill their potential. We change systems that perpetuate inequality and injustice through policy development, legislative advocacy, coalition building, and litigation.

Hawaii Appleseed's work is focused on five main areas that are critical…

Location:2220 Oxford St. Berkeley, CA
Payment:Unpaid
Start Date:Oct 3, 2016
Contact:Breann
Posted:Sep 13, 2016
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SUMMARY: The Community Development Intern, under the direction and supervision of RCD’s Community Development Initiatives Manager, is a volunteer position that will provide administrative, research and programmatic support for a full range of community development, community organizing and policy advocacy activities. The Community Development Initiative is a new RCD effort aimed at building healthy and inclusive communities. Together with community partners, RCD will design and implement programs and investments that increase community engagement and improve the health, economic opportunity, safety, and early childhood education efforts in targeted communities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

I. Responsible for providing support…

Location:1333 Park Ave., Emeryville, CA 94608
Payment:Paid
Start Date:Oct 3, 2016
Contact:Catherine Firpo
Posted:Sep 9, 2016
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Emeryville seeks a graduate student or recent graduate of a Master’s program in city planning, public administration, public policy, or business administration. The EDH division implements projects and programs in housing policy and development, public art, capital improvements, brownfields, loans, jobs, and small business support. Tasks include researching, reporting and posting housing and real estate data; assisting with programs and projects; helping with preparation of grant applications; and conducting field work. Required skills include problem solving, communication, organization, word processing, and working with spreadsheets and databases. Desired skills include project management, land use and housing policy,…

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