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Planning, Preservation, and Development

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On February 7, 2012 Mayor Jim Gray appointed Derek Paulsen to serve as the city's first Commissioner of Planning, Preservation, and Development. Prior to becoming Commissioner, Paulsen was a professor at Eastern Kentucky University and a national expert on building safe communities and neighborhoods. Paulsen also served as the Chair of the Planning Commission.

The Department of Planning, Preservation, and Development is responsible for urban planning and development activities for the government. The Department includes:

For more information on the Department of Planning, Preservation, and Development, please sign up for the Commissioner's Weekly Report.
Last updated: 1/23/2015 5:14:43 PM