Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its Portland office to support the firm’s practice in transportation planning. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in building Nelson\Nygaard’s practice, which is focused on multi-modal transportation planning for livable communities. Nelson\Nygaard’s work emphasizes creative and innovative transit and transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider set of goals such as economic development and reduced dependence on the private automobile. A strong interest and some background in developing the transportation aspects of livable communities is therefore a must.
The nominations are in for the 2014-2015 Board of Directors elections and we have a great field of candidates. We have a few weeks before the elections for all YPT members to review all the nominees. The slate of candidates and their statements are below. Now is also the time to make sure your membership is up to date, or to become a member, if you want to vote this year.