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  • Community Development Manager – Lower Savannah Council of Governments

    Position: Community Development Manager, Lower Savannah Council of Governments Salary Range: $48,000 – $52,000 Job Summary: Provide technical and professional staff assistance to local governments in a six-county area. Duties include management and implementation of the community development, economic development and housing activities of the region, which include developing, writing and administering HOME, EDA, and
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  • 2017 Summer Conference Registration is Open!

    The 2017 Summer Conference will be held Friday, July 21, 2017 at the Harris E. & Louise H. DeLoach Center, 451 East Carolina Ave, Hartsville, SC from 8:00 AM to 5 PM. Fairfield Inn and Hampton Inn and Suites are offering reduced rates for this event. Mention the SCAPA Conference when making reservations to receive
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  • SCAPA Scholarship for AICP Exam

    If you are an aspiring American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) candidate, and you are experiencing a financial hardship (including a hardship caused by a budget cutback in a firm or agency) that would cause you to defer taking the AICP exam, you may qualify for the 2017 AICP Exam Fee Scholarship. Every year, the
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  • NPC17 Recordings Are Available

    If you missed a great session at NPC17 – or missed the conference altogether – you have a second chance! Recordings of more than 150 NPC17 sessions, generously sponsored by WSP USA, are now available in APA’s On-Demand Education library. Session recordings are free for all NPC17 registrants, and most offer Certification Maintenance credits for
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  • Palmetto Planner – June 2017

    The June edition of the Palmetto Planner is now available.
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  • Zoning Administrator – York County

    Opening Date: June 1, 2017                                                Closing Date: June 14, 2017 Position: Zoning Administrator, York County Salary Range: $59,319.88 – $83,047.37 Job Summary: Oversee zoning requirements and keep supervisors, other departments, and County staff informed of the review process. This position is also responsible for presenting new ideas and revisions to amend the Zoning Ordinance. Research
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  • Senior Planner – Lancaster County

    Closing Date: Until Filled Position: Senior Planner, Lancaster County Salary Range: Negotiable Job Summary: Provides various land use services for the County and its municipalities. Performs various planning and technical duties to preparing professional analysis and recommendations on various planning and development issues for  the Planning Commission and County Council. Researches, prepares and presents graphic
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  • Planner – Kershaw County

    Open Date: May 19, 2017                                        Closing Date: Until Filled Position: Planner, Kershaw County Salary Range: $35,000-$45,000, DOQ Job Summary: Work with the general public, developing community, and elected and appointed officials regarding land use policies, regulations, and zoning. Maintaining accurate knowledge of adopted codes and regulations so as to review projects and provide advice to
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  • Regional Planner – Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments

    Closing Date: Until Filled Position: Regional Planner, Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments (Sumter, SC) Salary Range: $40,000-$45,000, subject to qualifications Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Economic & Community Sustainability Department Director, this position will perform a variety of professional planning tasks in support of local government and regional partners in South Carolina’s
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  • SC Community Loan Fund Workshop

    The SC Community Loan Fund (SCCLF) offers secured funding from the USDA to finance community facilities in SC rural census tracts. Nonprofits and government entities are eligible to apply for financing. To learn about SCCLF lending applications and policies and discuss your project with a SCCLF Loan Officer, register for the no cost workshop on
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