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ASCE T&DI Committee on Younger Members Looking for Committee Participation

The ASCE Transportation and Development Institute’s (T&DI) Committee on Younger Members is looking to increase the participation of Younger Members on their research and development committees. If you are not already an ASCE member, consider joining and participating in one of their committees.

US DOT Prepares 30-Year Transportation Vision Plan: YPT Input Encouraged

On October 30, YPT and the Young Members Council of the Transportation Research Board held an event with the US DOT to discuss the Department’s vision for the future.  The DOT is in the process of writing a 30-year vision document and wants to receive input and feedback from our generation, the professionals who will … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Environmental Compliance at HNTB, Tappan Zee Bridge Replacement

HNTB is looking to hire a young professional to assist the New NY Bridge (Tappan Zee Bridge Replacement) Environmental Compliance team. This is a fantastic experience for a new environmental engineer to get exposure to one of the most environmentally complex civil projects in the country right now. For More information and to apply, CLICK … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Internship at NYCEDC, Ferries and Transit

Position Overview: NYCEDC is looking for an intern to support the development and implementation of the Ports and Transportation Department’s passenger transportation planning activities. Specifically, the department looks to expand ferry service in New York City, clarify and enhance policies related to waterfront infrastructure permitting, and develop the City’s port and maritime facilities. The intern … Continue reading

Job Posting: T4America Hiring a Policy Director in DC Area

Transportation for America (T4America) – a program of Smart Growth America – is seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual with deep knowledge, experience and interest in transportation policy development and state or local level implementation to help lead the organization’s policy work. This high profile position reports to the Director of T4America and works … Continue reading

New YPT Chapter in Burlington, Vermont

Welcome Burlington! YPT is happy to announce the official creation of YPT Burlington! YPT Burlington will be hosting plenty of fun networking events very soon. Please check back for updates and future events. In the meantime, if you are interested in joining or helping lead YPT Burlington, please contact them at yptburlington@gmail.com.

TRB Freight & Marine Mentoring Program

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) and the TRB Young Members Council (YMC) are promoting increased involvement and engagement of young professionals and students in TRB activities. To this end, the Freight & Marine Group of the YMC is facilitating a TRB Freight & Marine MENTORING PROGRAM that matches young (under 35) professionals and students with … Continue reading

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Let's highlight another part of the #transportation industry - passenger aviation - that so many of us rely on for business travel and personal adventures. How many #young #professionals do we have in the #aviation sector? #transport #adventure #cloudy☁️ @bwi_airport 🎶Rivers and roads, rivers and roads. Rivers til I reach you.🎶 @chesapeakeandohiocanal #bikes #canals #transportation #throwback #travel #adventure Choo choo. #modeltrain display at Norfolk Southern. #trains #transportation #model #hobbies YPT Austin was instrumental in supporting the Greenroads Boot Camp hosted by CTRMA in Austin.  Increase your sustainability street cred, and learn more about Greenroads International, one of our Silver Sponsors! #transportation #sustainability #green #transit #engineering #thankful The #Alaska #Railroad’s main line stretches 470 miles from Seward to #Fairbanks, #connecting communities all along Southcentral and Interior Alaska. The main line was completed in 1923 after 9 years of construction; President Warren G. Harding traveled to Alaska for the occasion and personally drove in the Golden Spike to finish the job. In 1943, the Railroad completed a 12-mile spur to the tiny port town of Whittier. In total, the Alaska Railroad provides regularly scheduled passenger service along 482 miles of track – an expanse greater than the distance between #Boston and #Washington, D.C. #friday #trains #transportation Check this amazing #sunset shot, shared by our equally amazing Director of Chapter Development @wbybanana. What a picture. Wow. #atlanta @yptatlanta #trains #westside #scenery