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Community Development Director

The City of Excelsior is seeking a dynamic, well-rounded, community minded leader to be their Community Development Director. Excelsior is a vibrant community with a historic downtown located on beautiful Lake Minnetonka. The Community Development Director is responsible for all planning, redevelopment, and historic preservation activities for the City. The person sought will have exceptional communication skills and be citizen focused.

Candidates for the City Planner position will possess a bachelor’s degree in urban planning, urban studies, or a closely related field and a minimum of two years planning experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred candidates will have a master’s degree and municipal government experience.

City Hall is open Monday-Thursday from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm and closed on Fridays; attendance at some evening meetings is required. Salary range is $70,000- $90,000 DOQ with a competitive benefit package. For a complete application packet, e-mail Nalisha at or call her at 952-653-3675 or visit our website at Completed application packets and resumes must be received by 12:00 pm CST on Tuesday, June 1st.

Community Development Director Application Packet