Young Professionals in Transportation is excited to announce we have received a critical mass of interest from young professionals in the Greater Pittsburgh metro area to explore forming a YPT Pittsburgh chapter.
If you are a young transportation professional or transportation student in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area and are interested in joining or helping lead a YPT Pittsburgh chapter, please contact:
Hello, YPT-Pittsburgh members and Friends!
Introducing the 2013-2014 Board:
FALL HAPPY HOUR
YPT Pittsburgh will hold a happy hour for members and friends at SoHo on the North Shore on Thursday, November 14, 2013, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Join us for an evening of networking with the young professionals within the transportation communities.
This is a FREE event for members and friends. Happy hour specials will also be available during the event.
203 Federal St Pittsburgh, PA 15212
A Transit-Oriented Drinks happy hour made its way through Pittsburgh on July 17th, 2013. The featured stops included NoLa on the Square, Buckhead Saloon (Station Square), and Shiloh Grill. Thr group used multimodal transporation from one event spot to the next. Special guests for the evening included Chris Sandvig, Regional Policy Director, Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group’s GoBurgh Initiative and Breen Masciotra, Regional Outreach Director, Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group’s GoBurgh Initiative. A special thanks to all our members and friends that came to the FREE event!
An Evening with David Wohlwill, AICP, Port Authority of Allegheny County
On May 1, David Wohlwill joined YPT Pittsburgh to discuss the Port Authority’s current Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) initiative in Pittsburgh. The event was held at Fuel & Fuddle in Oakland and sparked a conversation on the options and improvements that BRT can bring to the Downtown-Oakland-East End corridor.
District 11-0 Bridge Report”
YPT co-hosted a great opportunity for networking with the Association for Bridge Construction and Design on Thursday, March 21st, held at the Four Points Sheraton North in Cranberry, sponsored by CDM Smith.
Louis Ruzzi, P.E., of PennDOT was the guest speaker.
YPT joined AASHTO for their Trade Fair Reception at the Westin on November 16, 2012 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm and hosted a social hour to follow for young professionals at August Henry’s. This event was open to those attending the AASHTO conference and additional members or friends of YPT.
Erin M. Dean