The Planning Specialist works closely with the Community-based Economic Development Manager to develop and maintain working relationships with local communities (cities and counties), districts (special services and schools), and businesses. Focusing on community-based economic development, the Planning Specialist’s work will entail facilitation for visioning and master planning; assistance with comprehensive plan amendments, updates and rewrites; assistance with the administration of urban renewal districts; and grant writing and administration services for downtown revitalization, workforce/business development and incubation center projects.
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Mobility Manager/Safe Routes to School Coordinator
The Mobility Manager/SRTS Coordinator provides project management capacity to the Southeastern Idaho Council of Governments (SICOG), Community Development Division, association members, public and private agencies, and the general public. Projects are supporting, coordinating, and promoting mobility services within the seven counties of southeast Idaho (Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin, Power and Oneida counties). Additionally, this employee facilitates public outreach and implementation of contract services between SICOG and the City of Pocatello and Idaho Transportation Department. The employee works with Pocatello Regional Transit, service providers, and others to build essential partnerships with local officials and regional organizations to improve public transportation resources. As the SRTS coordinator, services will be provided to the communities to provide safer and easier options for students to walk and bike to school. The SRTS coordinator works in partnership with Idaho Transportation Department and Idaho Smart Growth.
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