Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is a mid-sized sustainable transportation planning firm, committed to developing transportation systems that promote vibrant, sustainable, and accessible communities. Their approximately 90 planners focus on conducting projects that promote increased transit riding, bicycling, and walking. Transit planning practice is one of Nelson\Nygaard’s core practice areas, and they are market leaders in transforming the way … Continue reading
Summer Tour Series has returned for another unforgettable, action packed season. Let us be your guide as we get an exclusive, behind the scenes view of some of New York City’s most interesting and essential transportation and infrastructure related sites.
We are pleased to offer our 2013 Summer Tour Series… Tour Date Start Time End Time NYCDOT Street Design Tour June 25 4:00 PM 6:00 PM Port Newark June 28 9:00 AM 11:00 AM Oak Island Yard and Newark Auto Terminal July 2 9:00 AM 11:30 AM Grand Central Terminal July 10 9:00 AM 1:00 PM … Continue reading
On March 19, approximately 70 YPT members and friends gathered at the Delegation of the European Union in Washington, DC for a lively discussion with Dr. Felix Leinemann on the latest transportation initiatives in the European Union, and transatlantic cooperation in transportation. The discussion focused on the European Union’s transportation policies and initiatives, followed by … Continue reading
Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning is looking for a qualified Transportation Planner and a Senior Transportation Planner / Project Manager to join its dynamic and growing practice. Foursquare ITP is a transportation planning and policy analysis firm with a focus on regional transportation planning and coordination, public transit planning, strategic planning, and transportation demand management. The company is based in Rockville, Maryland, … Continue reading
Please note that the original post has been updated Are you a transportation innovator with the next great transportation business idea? The Transportation Research Board (TRB) Young Member Council (YMC) is seeking entrepreneurs to participate in an exciting TRB 2013 Annual Meeting (January 13-17) session, the Transportation Innovation and Entrepreneur’s Challenge. At this session, potential … Continue reading
Are you fascinated by transportation and passionate about using technology to help people? The Mobility Lab Transit Tech initiative is looking for Software Development Fellows and an Open Source Community Manager to help create innovative technology tools around transportation and foster open source collaboration. Two fellows, Andy Chosak and Eric Fidler, worked from October through … Continue reading
YPT Boston hosted its first networking happy hour of 2012 on January 5. Over 60 people attended the event at Red Sky bar in downtown Boston, with special guest Nicole Freedman, the Director of Boston Bikes, also known as Boston’s Bike Czar! Nicole has transformed the City of Boston from one of the worst cycling … Continue reading