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The Panama Canal Expansion: An Update for Urban Planners

By Linda Roberson Linda is a graduate of the Urban Design program at UC Berkeley and currently works as a consultant in San Francisco. For more information, please email: linda.roberson@gmail.com As interest in the Panama Canal Expansion seems to be growing beyond ports and congressional committees into the worlds of transit planners and urban designers, … Continue reading

YPT Mentor Interviews – Kevin Burke, Local Policy and Technology Engineer, IDOT

This week’s interview in YPT’s “Better Know a Director” series is with Kevin Burke, Local Policy & Technology Engineer, of the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT).  Kevin is a national expert in transportation policy and technology, having come to the field with an unconventional background. AP: You have an interesting job at IDOT.  Can you … Continue reading

YPT Mentor Interviews – Catherine Kibble of IDOT Talks to YPT

We here at YPT National are excited to bring our loyal readers the first in a series of interviews with transportation executives.  These consummate experts have served our community as mentors to countless young professionals in transportation, before there even was a YPT.  The first interview in our series is with Catherine Kibble, Design Consultant … Continue reading

Chicago event alert: May Networking Happy Hour

Join the Mobility Matters Conversation

If you’ve been involved with YPT for very long, you’ve probably read a copy or two of YPT’s flagship quarterly magazine, Mobility Matters. It’s a great insight into what’s going on in transportation, both inside and outside of YPT, across the country. The magazine doesn’t just write itself, though.  It’s the voice of YPT members – … Continue reading

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