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DC Event Alert: Outside the Box Competition

Come join us for the first annual Cameron Rian Hays Outside the Box Competition. From a pool of 35 entries, three winners will be selected! Join us at 2pm on Wednesday June 12th for presentations and panel discussions of the 3 winning entries. Dr. Jonathan Gifford will moderate our esteemed Blue Ribbon Panel, chaired by Virginia Secretary for Transportation Sean … Continue reading

SF Job Alert: Program Director @ Impact Reactor

Impact Reactor is an organization dedicated to advancing policy solutions to create a cleaner economy and mores sustainable communities. We aim to leverage policy expertise, advocacy experience, and business relationships to help catalyze change. This startup environmental organization seeks an individual to work with a top-notch multi-disciplinary team to develop projects that advance our mission of strengthening the clean … Continue reading

NYC Event: May 22 Technical Presentation and Happy Hour

We recognize that many of our members are doing awesome work, and love to hear their success stories. Please join us on May 22 for a technical presentation from Grace Baird of URS Corporation, who will be share her story about how she entered the field of catenary engineering. Grace Baird became passionate about transportation … Continue reading

Mobility Matters Spring 2013 Issue is Online!

YPT is happy to announce that the latest installment of our magazine, Mobility Matters, is online.  A sample of the topics of the top articles inside include:  two young transportation entrepreneurs and their new firm, a how-to on harnessing the growing use of consumer-driven mobile data in transportation demand management, and a great highlight of the YPT Chicago … Continue reading

Teleconference of TRB YMC Planning and Environment Subcommittee – May 22

Following up on the in-person Young Members Council – Planning and Environmental (YPM-PE) Subcommittee meeting at the TRB Annual Meeting this past January, the Subcommittee co-chairs are inviting you to join them at the next teleconference of the Subcommittee, scheduled for Wednesday, May 22, 3 to 4pm EDT. The meeting will focus on the development of the … Continue reading

NYC Event Recap: Earth Day

YPT-NYC celebrated Earth Day by holding a presentation panel with experts in sustainability practices across the transportation industry. Tom Abdallah, Chief Environmental Engineer for the Capital Program Management Department of MTA New York City Transit (NYCT), provided an overview of sustainable practices being employed by NYCT subway environment including outfitting support facilities with solar panels at … Continue reading

Florida Job Alert: Transportation Planner (Entry- Level)

Desription Reports To: Senior Planner or Project Manager Tindale-Oliver & Associates, Inc., a mid-size planning and engineering firm based in Tampa, FL, is seeking an entry-level Transportation Planner for its Fort Lauderdale office. Candidate must be able to multi-task and function well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment. Primary responsibilities include providing technical support and … Continue reading

NYC Mayorial Transportation Forum

New York City Mayoral Transportation Forum New York City Mayoral candidates from all major parties will answer questions on a wide range of topics affecting the NYC riding public, the business community, and industry stakeholders. The purpose of this forum is to give all candidates for Mayor an opportunity to address a wide range of … Continue reading

Eno Center for Transportation Opportunities and Upcoming Events

The Eno Center for Transportation has a couple of upcoming opportunities. Please read on to find out more about the Visiting Fellow program and the Leadership Development Conference Dinner.   Visiting Fellow The Eno Center for Transportation is accepting applications for a 6-month Visiting Fellow. The Fellow will be involved with Eno’s transportation policy and … Continue reading

Denver Job Alert: Account Manager with Pathway Leasing

Pathway Leasing is currently seeking an Account Manager to join our team in Denver, CO. The primary role of the Account Manager is to cultivate the existing business opportunities, growing and developing the best opportunities for our business and clients.  As the Account Manager and representative of our organization, you must convey a sense of expertise in our … Continue reading

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