The Town of Amherst, NY, a first-ring suburb of the City of Buffalo with a population of 122,000+, is seeking qualified candidates to lead the Planning Department’s Community Development Section. The incumbent will be responsible for the following:
- Primary administrative responsibility for all facets of the Town’s CDBG and HOME grant programs, including Lead Town of a HOME Consortium that includes two adjacent townships
- Assist with analysis and development of Comprehensive Plan policies relative to future housing needs and trends
- Develop program recommendations for the Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan
- Supervise staff that administers community development programs, including housing rehabilitation, first time homebuyer, non-profit agency programs, and housing acquisition/rehabilitation programs.
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