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DC Job Alert: Program Manager – Association of Metrpolitan Planning Organizations

The Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) seeks a Program Manager to manage its membership program and aspects of the annual conference. The position is located in Washington, DC. See http://www.ampo.org for information regarding AMPO. Job Duties Membership Manage membership program, working directly with over 200 MPOs and transportation consulting firms. Answer inquiries and build … Continue reading

NY Job Alert: MTA-NYCT Department of Subways, Capital Programs

MTA-NYCT Department of Subways, Capital Programs is hiring candidates for the following positions: Associate Project Manager, I, II, III Senior Quality Control Spc I, II, III The incumbents will be primarily responsible for providing oversight, tracking of thousands of defects and coordination of work between the Stations and Infrastructure program areas. The incumbents will also … Continue reading

Announcing Global Launch of MobiPrize 2014 for Sustainable Transportation Enterprise! Applications close July 7!

Announcing Global Launch of MobiPrize 2014 for Sustainable Transportation Enterprise! Applications close July 7! With your help, SMART at the University of Michigan is crowd sourcing and honoring New Mobility enterprises that are making the world a better place through sustainable transportation enterprise. All entrepreneurs (anywhere in the world) addressing sustainable transportation challenges and opportunities … Continue reading

MD Jobs Alert: Various positions – MDOT

MDOT is currently recruiting for the following positions, to find more details regarding these recruitments, please visit MDOT’s internet or intranet site. http://agency.governmentjobs.com/mdotmd/default.cfm   -MDOT, Fiscal Accounts Technician I, REVISED -MDOT, Equal Opportunity/Compliance Officer DOT Executive Assistant I -MDOT, Community Planner  

371 City Leaders Ask Boxer For More Local Control Over Bike/Ped Money

by Tanya Snyder Last week, 371 mayors and other city leaders wrote a letter [PDF] to Sen. Barbara Boxer, chair of the Environment and Public Works Committee, in support of local control over transportation dollars for bike and pedestrian projects. About two-thirds of the signatories are mayors, from cities as big as Philadelphia and Los … Continue reading

San Diego Added 39 Miles of Buffered Bike Lanes in the Last Year

by Angie Schmitt San Diego has a deserved reputation for being not the friendliest place to ride a bike in the state of California.

NYC Event Alert: PATH Education Series 6/25

The new PATH Education Series (PES) will kick off next week on Wednesday, June 25th, at 6:30 p.m. This is an education series consisting of one-time lectures by PATH senior management, and is available for interested parties to attend on a first-come, first-served basis. PATH Deputy Director Mike Marino, will make a presentation on and discuss Superstorm Sandy … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: MTA Manager, Capital Program Funding

The Manager, Capital Program Funding supports the Senior Manager and Deputy Director of Capital Program Funding in developing and implementing five-year funding plans and strategies for monitoring the MTA’s multi-billion dollar Capital Program. This position also secures and manages all non-federal funding agreements, including those with the City of New York preparing the required funding … Continue reading

An Atlanta Neighborhood’s Vanished Street Grid

by Angie Schmitt Ever heard of Atlanta’s Vine City? No? That could be because it was largely obliterated by urban renewal two generations ago. These side-by-side images shared today by Darin at ATL Urbanist show the street grid in Vine City, near downtown Atlanta, in 1911 and today. And Darin says the city is poised … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Senior Associate Infrastructure- National League of Cities

apply at http://www.nlc.org/about-nlc/career-center/careers-at-nlc/senior-associate-infrastructure Senior Associate Infrastructure The National League of Cities is seeking an experienced professional to be responsible for conceptualizing, researching, and delivering, solution-based resources to NLC’s target audience of municipal leaders on the topics of infrastructure and the built environment with a focus on promising and best practices at the city level. Reports … Continue reading

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The @mtamaryland rolled out #BaltimoreLink this weekend. Have you ridden the color-coded, high-frequency routes for yourself? The CityLink Green travels between the new West Baltimore #MARC Transfer hub and Towson. More at baltimorelink.com. Public #art at the new #westbaltimore #marc station #transit hub. The @mtamaryland's #BaltimoreLink #bus network redesign launches tomorrow - June 18th. #WhyIYPT #transportation @yptbaltimore Where in the world is your @yptransportation Director of Communications? #findyourtrail #WhyIYPT #activetransportation #transportation #cycling #bikes #bikesofinstagram Verrazano Bridge at dusk. #bridges #transportation #infrastructure #sunset #travel #WhyIYPT 📸 cred: @gabrielakappes Please share! Join @yptbaltimore at their upcoming Summer Quarterly event with WMATA's Paul Wiedefeld on Tuesday, June 6th. There's still space to join them, but act quickly! Information and registration at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ypt-baltimore-summer-quarterly-with-paul-wiedefeld-tickets-34907443102

Please share! #networking #transit #professionals #happyhour #transportation #trains #businesscasual #baltimore #wdc #WhyIYPT Excited for #BRT in Upstate NY - CDTA runs a series of Bus Plus routes throughout the Capital Region, connecting Albany, Schenectady, and Troy. #upstateny #transit #transportation #bus #connection  #opportunity #dedicatedlanes