• City Announces Departmental Changes

    The City of Carbondale is pleased to announce that John Lenzini has been promoted to the position of Community Development Manager and Megan Brightharp has been promoted to the position of Senior Planner. In their new roles, John will oversee a newly formed Community Development Department that will consist of Planning and Building and Neighborhood Services divisions. Megan will provide leadership to the Planning Department where she currently manages the City’s housing and rehab programs.

    Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Megan has been with the City since 2017. She is a graduate of Tuskegee University and received her Master’s Degree in Urban Planning from SUNY Buffalo. John has been with the City since 2000 and is a graduate of SIU.

    For more information, contact Public Relations Officer Roni LeForge at 619-559-1939.

    “Carbondale prides itself on providing its visitors, students, businesses and residents with a unique mix of edge and ease. It’s a cultural town, yet free of pretense, embracing the great outdoors as readily as urban sophistication. Here, we are open to new ideas, experiences and cultures, so you are encouraged to both express yourself and be yourself, in all ways. That’s Carbondale…All Ways Open… for family, fun, business, new ideas and a bright tomorrow.”