COMING SOON - Community Development Director - Orange, CA
The City of Orange offers its next Community Development Director a professional opportunity to lead in a City with a remarkable organizational culture where employees rarely leave, and where municipal politics have been harmonious and productive. The new Community Development Director will have the opportunity to lead projects and staff without the distractions found in less successful environments, all in a City ideally located and with rich historical significance. This opportunity presents itself due to the retirement of the prior Director.
The City of Orange has experienced significant growth since its incorporation in 1888 yet managed to maintain the small-town values upon which it was founded. More than 140,000 residents live in the 27 square miles that make up the City of Orange today. The City’s planning area is 38 square miles, with a Sphere of Influence area of 55 square miles. Orange’s regionally strategic location makes it easy and efficient to move people and products throughout the Southern California marketplace. The City has a healthy mix of prime office, residential, and industrial space. Companies in all economic sectors, from financial services to health care, and retail trade to construction, recognize the advantages Orange has to offer.
The City is fortunate to have a history of being fiscally, organizationally, and politically stable. Orange is also known for having a very positive organizational culture. Learn more about the City of Orange at https://www.cityoforange.org/ and the Community Development Department below at