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Deputy Director Zoning

City of New Haven, City Plan Departement
New Haven, CT
United States
Professional Areas: 
Civil Engineering
Landscape Architecture
Planning Law
Urban Design
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The City of New Haven is seeking a highly-qualified professional to fill an important position in the City Plan Department. The Deputy Director of Zoning oversees key aspects of the city’s land use regulatory program including updates to regulations and review of applications.

This is professional planning work involving the supervision of the activities of the zoning section of the City Plan Department. Work involves responsibility for the planning, administrative and legislative aspects of the city’s zoning ordinance and map and is performed with considerable independence. Work includes supervising a small staff of technical assistants and close coordination with the office of the Corporation Counsel on legal matters and with the Zoning Enforcement Officer. 

Founded in 1638 on the Long Island Sound, New Haven is the first planned city in America and home to Yale University.  New Haven is the vibrant, growing cultural and biotech center of Connecticut.  Join the New Haven City Plan team to help craft impactful land use policies and work on urban development projects of regional significance. This position will guide city wide zoning reform to address pressing equity, growth,  affordable housing and climate concerns.


 Applications are being accepted through January 29, 2021.  For more details and to submit an application, please visit

Published on:
January 4, 2021 - 1:10pm
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