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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – Hampton Roads Planning District Commission and Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRPDC/HRTPO).  The HRPDC/HRTPO is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Executive Director to lead the agency in expanding discussion and effecting increased regional cooperation and policy development in a number of areas including land use, transportation and environmental planning. The HRPDC/HRTPO area, consisting of seventeen (17) member local governments is located in Southeastern Virginia, has a population of about 1.7 million people and is the sixth largest metropolitan area in the Southeastern United States. Residents enjoy a high quality of life in a coastal area known for its history, scenic beauty and well managed, progressive and environmentally conscious governments. The HRPDC currently serves as fiscal agent for the region’s Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization and provides administrative support services for the HRTPO.  Salary:  Negotiable DOE/DOQ.  Equal Opportunity Employer 

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The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, a regional planning agency, representing the interests of the 1.7 million residents in the 17 localities of Hampton Roads is seeking a Senior Water Resources Planner/Scientist.   Candidates should have expertise in stormwater and water quality regulatory programs. Applicants must possess strong communication, research, writing, analytical, and computer skills. GIS knowledge and experience desirable. Requires MS/MA/MPA in Planning, Environmental Science, or closely related field and a background in stormwater, water quality, and environmental policy.  A BS/BA with at least 5 years of experience may substitute for an advanced degree.  Full description is available at http://hrpdcva.gov/page/employment.  Candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and writing sample to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email at karledge@hrpdcva.gov.  Review of applications will begin November 17, 2014. EOE.   


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