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city official , Urban planner

Edward Elliott Buroughs, American urban planner, city official.


Buroughs, Edward Elliott was born on November 20, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William E.and Lillian (Joki) Buroughs.


Bachelor, University Delaware, 1973. Master in City Regional Planning, Rutgers University, 1975.


Transportation planner, Joint Planning Commission, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1975-1977;senior planner, Wilmapco, New Castle, Delaware, 1977-1978;planner, Township of South Whitehall, Allentown, 1978-1980;associate consultant, Frederick P. Clark Associations, Rye, New York, 1980-1985;director planning, Town of Lewisboro, South Salem, New York, 1986-1989;director planning, Town of Somers, New York, since 1989.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Coach head swim team Allentown Young Men’s Christian Association, 1975-1980. Treasurer Planned Parenthood of Lehigh County, Allentown, 1979. Member Earthwatch, Boston, since 1985.

Theatre critic Trader Publications, Cross River, New York. Member American Institute Certified Planners (certified), American Society Public Administration, Westchester Preservation League (board directors), Regional Plan Association, American Planning Association, Westchester Swimming Officials and Coaches Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: live theatre.


William E.and Lillian (Joki) B. Buroughs