Alex Forbes held various management positions with City of Fredericton
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The City of Charlottetown has hired a manager to lead the planning and development department.
Alex Forbes, a native of Prince Edward Island, has extensive experience in the planning field as a result of his work in various management positions with the City of Fredericton.
Forbes brings with him 22 years of experience in development control, long-range planning, policy development and heritage preservation with 16 of those years in management positions.
Forbes most recently served as assistant director for strategic direction and internal consulting, which included preparing long-range planning initiatives and master plans. He also worked as assistant director of development services with the City of Fredericton for 14 years.
Forbes and his wife Stacey also have a son, Ian, who is currently attending university.
"We are very excited to welcome Alex to the planning department team," said Mayor Clifford Lee. "His many years of experience and invaluable knowledge is a huge asset to the City of Charlottetown."
Forbes can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 629-4158.