Department: Planning & Economic Development Dept.
Duration: May-Aug. 05
Salary: DOQ, funds available range from $2500 to $5000
• Project: To assist the planning and economic development department in developing revisions to the Town’s zoning ordinance for Open Space Subdivisions (revising the current “Planned Residential Development” section) and assisting with research and development of a Transfer of Development Rights or “amenity” zoning chapter.
The intern will be responsible for performing tasks and projects as requested by the Town Planner and Director of Planning & Economic Development. Tasks and projects may include, but are not limited to: the zoning ordinance project listed above, plan review, GIS work, attending various town board/committee meetings, and other related duties as assigned.
Minimum qualifications include a degree in Planning, or a related discipline, or coursework in pursuit of such a degree. The Intern should be familiar with town/city planning and/or community economic development, have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable with researching planning & zoning topics, analytical analysis and data manipulation. This person must be proficient in working with Microsoft Excel worksheets and word processing programs such as Microsoft Word or WordPerfect. Familiarity with ESRI ArcView or ArcMap is preferred.
The position will be open until filled and all interested individuals are encouraged to apply on or before April 15, 2005 by sending a cover letter and resume to: