Alexander Ikefuna has been hired by Post Falls as the community development director. "Alex has a tremendous background in land uses and has managed growth and development for many years," said Mayor Clay Larkin in making the announcement. "His knowledge will keep us on the cutting edge of handling growth/land use issue that come before us on a regular basis. He is very familiar with creating communities/neighborhoods and making them work for the betterment of all.” The appointment will be confirmed Tuesday at the City Council meeting. Ikefuna has over 20 years of public/private sector experience as a planner. He has most recently served as Principal with ACI International and prior to that as director of Planning & Zoning Division with Salt Lake City. Ikefuna is scheduled to begin work at the City on June 18.
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