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TRB Call for Posters: FRESH IDEAS for Statewide Transportation Planning

Transportation planning is evolving due to demographics and economic changes, new technologies and data, and shifting policy priorities. Buzzwords like “performance-based”, “operations”, “fiscally constrained”, “sustainability”, or “livability” illustrate the new frontiers for planning. How can transportation planners adjust methods and messages as they prepare statewide transportation plans? The TRB Statewide Multimodal Transportation Planning Committee (ADA10) … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: IBI Group Transportation Systems Engineer

IBI Group New York is looking for an individual who wants the opportunity to influence and shape the rapidly growing Transportation Systems Engineering division. Based on IBI Group’s’ culture; personal talent, creativeness, and innovation are the forefront attributes for success within this position. Responsibilities: • Application of the systems engineering V-model process to a range … Continue reading

2013-2014 YPT Elections – Leadership Opportunity

Dear YPT Members and Friends,   Here is a great opportunity for you to get involved in determining the future of Young Professionals in Transportation!  YPT will soon be conducting elections to select the 2013-2014 YPT International Board of Directors.  If you would like to run for a Board of Directors position or vote in … Continue reading

Tallahassee and Oakland Job Alerts: Positions with Cambridge Systematics

Cambridge Systematics, Inc. (www.camsys.com) is the national leader in developing high quality, innovative solutions to the transportation industry. We are transportation specialists, dedicated to ensuring that transportation investments deliver the best possible results. By providing innovative policy and planning solutions, objective analysis, and technology applications, we help our clients meet future transportation needs while improving … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Outreach Coordinator at Alliance for Biking & Walking

The Alliance for Biking & Walking is seeking a full-time Outreach Coordinator to work from our DC office as part of the Advocacy Advance program.  Advocacy Advance is a dynamic partnership of the Alliance for Biking & Walking and the League of American Bicyclists to boost local and state bicycle and pedestrian advocacy efforts. Advocacy … Continue reading

DC/Philly Job Alert: Internship Opportunity at the NEC Commission

Note: A prior version of this posting stated that the NEC Commission was looking for interns in NYC, as well as in Washington DC and Philadelphia areas, though that was incorrect; the Commission is looking only in DC and Philadelphia. Apologies for the confusion.  Job Alert – DC, Philadelphia – NEC Commission The Northeast Corridor … Continue reading

Internship Opportunity at CMRT (Central Maryland)

Agency: Central Maryland Regional Transit Corporation Position: Paid Transportation Planning Intern ($10-$12/per hour) Part-time/Internship Regional transit agency seeks one paid Transportation Planning Intern to support their Planning Department in the ongoing performance analysis and development of a multi-jurisdictional public transit bus service which extends throughout the Central Maryland region. This position is a learning opportunity … Continue reading

2014 TRB Outstanding Young Member Award / Nominations Due 16 Oct

Nominations sought for 2014 TRB Outstanding Young Member Award. Nomination packages are due October 16, 2013. The Transportation Research Board Young Members Council is pleased to announce the 2014 Outstanding Young Member Award. This award was created in 2012 to recognize exceptional young member service to TRB and achievements in transportation research, policy, or practice. The … Continue reading

Freight Transportation and Logistics Executive Program

On Sept. 9-11, 2013, The Northwestern University Transportation Center will again offer its highly rated Executive Program: Freight Transportation and Logistics:  Delivering Results in a Volatile Environment. Gain insights into the volatile business environment and economic uncertainty impacting the domestic and international freight transportation landscape by attending this customize Executive Program. The course will outline strategies for success … Continue reading

Job Alert – SF Bicycle Coalition

Now Hiring Community Organizer The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is seeking a seasoned, effective organizer to work on expanding bicycling and bicycling infrastructure in San Francisco. If you are passionate about bicycling, and passionate about increasing the diversity of bicycling, this is your chance to help improve the lives of huge numbers of San Franciscans. … 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