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DC Job Alert: 2 Job Openings at DDOT

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has two open positions in its Policy, Planning & Sustainability Administration. Both are open until 3/8 with a first read date of 3/1 and neither is an entry-level position. While these positions are both posted online at the District of Columbia’s HR portal, copied below is some additional information … Continue reading

YPT Boston To Host New MBTA GM Dr. Beverly Scott

YPT Boston is pleased to announce that MBTA General Manager Dr. Beverly Scott will be our Distinguished Guest at our next networking night! All YPT Members and Friends are welcome to join us on Tuesday, March 12, 6pm, at Ned Devine’s in Boston’s Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Come welcome and meet Dr. Beverly Scott. Dr. Scott … Continue reading

NYC Event: Walkable and Healthy Communities

Walkable and Healthy Communities: Tactics and Case Studies When: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Wednesday, March 6, 2013 Where: At The Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, New York NY Sam Schwartz Engineering, the transportation engineering and planning firm, and America Walks, the national pedestrian advocacy organization, have just published a new guide, Steps to … Continue reading

Boston / NYC Job Alert: Multiple Positions at SDG

Steer Davies Gleave is an employee-owned international transportation consulting firm. We advise clients in the public and private sectors on policy and regulatory issues, infrastructure investments, service design, and planning or business strategy.  Our work frequently involves the development and application of state-of-the-art techniques in travel demand modeling and forecasting. We are seeking to fill … Continue reading

Rotation Opportunity at the USDOT/PHMSA in DC

The PHMSA, a USDOT agency, is looking for a Program Analyst/Economist Position Overview: PHMSA’s mission is to protect people and the environment from the risks inherent in the transportation of hazardous materials by all modes of transportation. This position is located in PHMSA’s Office of Hazardous Materials Safety (OHMS) Program Development Division. Within the Division, … Continue reading

Climate CoLab Competition

Tell the world your ideas for what to do about climate change–and maybe win $10,000! At MIT’s Climate CoLab you can work with people from all over the world to develop ideas for what we can actually do about climate change. If you submit one of the winning ideas, you’ll be able to present it to the media, government officials, business … Continue reading

YPT SF Bay Area Career Networking Night Recap

Hey YPT, what a great time we had last week in Berkeley! Over 60 transportation professionals and students participated in YPT’s first ever “speed networking” event held at Bec’s Bar and Bistro Entertainment. In addition, this was our first foray into regional events – our first East Bay YPT event! By all accounts, the event … Continue reading

DC Job Alert! Nelson\Nygaard Project Manager/Senior Associate

Associate Project Manager/Senior Associate Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates (N\N) seeks a highly organized, independent, forward-thinking professional for its newly formed Washington, DC office. The selected individual will play a key role in the firm’s growing multi-modal practice. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in the continued growth and service of … Continue reading

NYC Internship Alert: NYCT Full Time Summer Paid Interns – Sandy Recovery

Join Subways in major efforts to recover and come back even stronger from Super Storm Sandy, the most devastating event Subways has experienced in its 109 year history. Candidates will be part of a small group reporting to the Senior Vice President of Subways on multi-billion dollar recovery and future event mitigation efforts. Work will … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: NYCT Analyst – Sandy Recovery

Join Subways in major efforts to recover and come back even stronger from Super Storm Sandy, the most devastating event Subways has experienced in its 109 year history. We are recruiting for 2 year Recovery and Preparedness fellows who will be part of a small group reporting to the Senior Vice President of Subways on … Continue reading

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Watching and waiting for the next run at @steamtownnhs. #transportation #WhyIYPT #train #nostalgia The city of #Morgantown, home of West Virginia University, is also the location of one of the most unique public transportation systems in the country: on-demand, personal rapid transit.

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#WhyIYPT #transportation #train #monorail #wvu 📷: Jaime McKay Where will today take you? #train #traintracks #transportation #WhyIYPT Courtesy share! We at @yptransportation love sharing the love... and events!

Join @yptbaltimore on this exciting opportunity to tour Hart-Miller Island! Registration is only $5, so sign up today. Click the link below for more information. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ypt-port-tour-tickets-35823914292

#transportation #ports #harbor #tour #boats Where will your two wheels take you?  End of trail in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. #bikes #bicycle #bikesofinstagram #WhyIYPT #trails #railtrail @railstotrails Feeling #vintage at Sparrows Point, an industrial area that continues to reinvent itself with new industry and efforts. While there is limited public transportation in the area, talks are in the works to improve service in the future. For now - bikes. #bicycle #transportation #transit #industry #sparrowspoint