Monthly Archives: May 2018

RCM Executive Committee Member Mayor Mike Maguire Discusses the Economic Imperative of Housing Affordability

As part of the release of GREATER MSP’s 2018 Regional Indicators Dashboard, Regional Council of Mayors Executive Committee member and Mayor of Eagan, Mike Maguire, appeared in a video to make the case for the critical importance of addressing housing affordability for the economic competitiveness of the MSP region. Mayor Maguire has also been representing the RCM as an ex-officio member of the Governor’s Task Force on Housing with support from ULI Minnesota’s Cathy Bennett. The task force is charged with evaluating existing housing strategies and developing innovative new solutions to secure Minnesota’s … Read More

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Saint Paul Seeks Planning Director

The City of Saint Paul is seeking a Planning Director to play a key role in shaping our diverse, urban community and its future. The City is looking for a talented, innovative professional to lead a team of highly-skilled, committed planners and historic preservationists. Saint Paul is nationally known for its progressive planning and citizen engagement system. Candidates should have insights into maximizing the city’s assets for building broad-based community wealth, including diverse populations, a growing downtown, an emerging multi-modal transit system, strong government and non-profit partnerships, and natural features … Read More

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ULI Minnesota Is Hiring! Join Our Team and Make an Impact.

ULI MN seeks an Associate to join our dynamic and collaborative team and become an integral contributor to our work. We are seeking an energetic team player who will think critically, identify opportunities for improvement, and deliver results through a commitment to excellence. This role offers the Associate an opportunity to explore, learn, make connections to a growing network of experienced real estate/land use professionals and public officials, and contribute meaningfully to regional issues. Primary responsibilities include engaging with our members and volunteers to carry out our mission, provide critical … Read More

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Inver Grove Heights seeks Community Development Director

The City of Inver Grove Heights seeks a dynamic Community Development Director for the overall management of department operations and staff engaged in the functions of planning, zoning, building inspections, economic development, redevelopment, housing and environmental services.   Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Public Administration, Business, or closely related area and at least 7 years management experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience) overseeing planning, zoning, environmental, building inspection and community development programs; including at least 2 years of directly responsible economic development experience (e.g. director … Read More

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