OIP Project Teams

CITY PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT TEAM

FOCUS: Coordinating public and stakeholder involvement processes and developing successful disposition strategies for city-owned properties that benefit the City tax base, local economy, and improve quality of life. 

 

CURRENT PROJECTS:
- Civano Parcel Sale
- Ronstadt Transit Center Joint Development Opportunity
- Westside Development Project

TEAM:  Lynne Birkinbine (Project Director), James MacAdam (Project Coordinator), Jennifer Levstik (Asst. Project Coordinator), Becky Flores, Jonathan Mabry, Matthew Berube
 

DATA PORTAL TEAM

FOCUS:  Overseeing the development and coordination of the City's open data portal, designed to provide open access to historic and real-time data about City services and operations, while also providing increased transparency, accountability, collaboration, and improved efficiency and service delivery.           

TEAM:   Nicole Ewing Gavin (Project Director), Leslie Ethen (Project Coordinator), Joanne Hershenhorn (Asst. Project Coordinator), Becky Flores, Matthew Berube

 

HISTORIC PRESERVATION STRATEGIC PLAN TEAM

FOCUS:  Developing policies, criteria, processes and priorities related to the City’s responsibility towards the protection of historic assets and thier relation to economic development and quality of life.

 

TEAM:  Lynne Birkinbine (Project Director), Irene Ogata (Project Coordinator), Jonathan Mabry (Asst. Project Coordinator), James MacAdam, Jennifer Levstik, Joanne Hershenhorn, Maria Gayosso

 

INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING TEAM

FOCUS:  Identifying, developing, and pursuing funding mechanisms and public-private partnership to increase investment in City infrastructure and facilities and optimize the City's management of its physical assets.

 

CURRENT PROJECTS:
City Bond Committee

TEAM:  Lynne Birkinbine (Project Director), James MacAdam (Project Coordinator), Matthew Berube (Asst. Project Coordinator), Joanne Hershenhorn, Jonathan Mabry, Juan Garcia

 

PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT & COMMUNICATION IMPROVEMENT TEAM

FOCUS Providing improved communication and collaboration between City staff and the public, as well as increased transparency, accountability, and service delivery.

 

TEAM:  Nicole Ewing Gavin (Project Director), Rebecca Ruopp (Project Coordinator), Irene Ogata (Asst. Project Coordinator), Becky Flores, Leslie Ethen, Juan Garcia

 

TRANSPORTATION & LAND USE PLANNING TEAM

FOCUS Successful execution of projects and planning efforts that require integration of transportation, land use, urban design, and economic development. 

 

CURRENT PROJECTS:
Grant Road Land Use Planning
Major Streets and Routes Updates

TEAM:  Nicole Ewing Gavin (Project Director), Rebecca Ruopp (Project Coordinator), Maria Gayosso (Asst. Project Coordinator), Irene Ogata, Jennifer Levstik, Juan Garcia, Matthew Berube

 

OIP COMPLETED PROJECTS

Development Impact Fee Program Update

Tucson Streetcar Corridor Development and Investment Guidance

Voter Ratification of Plan Tucson