Downtown Bonita plans excite and incite

Bonita Springs’ community center was filled with the spirit of civic engagement Tuesday afternoon as a steady stream of residents entered to educate themselves on the proposed downtown improvements project and leave city leaders comments, suggestions and no shortage of concerns. “I think change is difficult. Period,” said Councilman Stephen McIntosh. “We didn’t have a…

Contract Manager – Delray Beach CRA

Title: Contract Manager Organization: City of Delray Beach Salary: $40,000 – $70,000 annually General Description: This is a responsible, detail-oriented professional position performing a broad range of services related to the management and administration of the agency’s various contracts and agreements. Responsibilities include coordination and oversight of contract requirements, including timelines, deliverables, terms and conditions,…

Planner I or Planning Technician – Johnson Engineering – Fort Myers

Title: Planner I or Planning Technician Market Groups: Planning & Landscape Architecture Category: Planning Job Summary: Assists Senior or Principal Planner in preparation of documents, plans and graphic exhibits Essential Duties: Performs research and attends public meetings to provide summaries to project team. Assists with preparation of planning and development related applications, reports, and documents.…

Planner – Principal or Senior – Johnson Engineering – Fort Myers

Title: Planner – Principal or Senior Market Groups: Planning & Landscape Architecture Category: Planning Type: Full-time Job Summary: Work encompasses all aspects of planning and project management for public agency and private clients. Includes preparing and processing applications for local and state agency review and preparing master plans, analyses, evaluations and reports related to commercial,…

Technician I or II – Landscape Architecture – Johnson Engineering, Fort Myers

Job Title: Technician I or II – Landscape Architecture Market Group: Planning & Landscape Architecture Location: Fort Myers, Florida Job Summary:   Assist Landscape Architects and Planners in application of principles, methods and techniques of land planning and landscape architecture with special emphasis on computer aided drafting. Essential Duties: Reviews development standards and assists Landscape Architect…

Neighbors oppose Inverness CRA

INVERNESS — It’s not just county officials giving the Inverness City Council a hard time about its plans to expand the community redevelopment area (CRA) district. About 20 residents of a neighborhood off Vine Street, near a mobile home park and an orange grove, asked the council at a meeting Tuesday evening to exclude their…

DeLand may add more landscaping downtown

DELAND — City officials are inching closer to deciding how to use $429,000 that became available after a proposed downtown mixed-use development fell through last year. The downtown Community Redevelopment Agency board, made up of the five-member City Commission plus two downtown business owners, met recently and went over the results of a January public meeting…