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NYC Job Alert: Computer Specialist I-IV with MTA NYC Transit

Subway Performance Analysis Unit MTA New York City Transit is the largest public transportation agency in North America and one of the largest in the world, with 24/7 bus and subway service and an average daily ridership of more than 7 million customers. The transit system is comprised of 468 subway stations, including 103 made accessible … Continue reading

SF Bay Job Alert: Senior Associate – Transportation Planner with Nelson\Nygaard

Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated member of their senior-level staff for their San Francisco office to support primarily the firm’s nationally recognized transit service planning practice. This practice emphasizes creative and innovative transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider set of goals such as economic development, health, … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Transit Planning and Project Manager with NVTC

The Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) seeks a resourceful Transit Planning and Project Manager skilled in facilitating and leading regional transit planning and projects to expand high-quality, high-capacity transit across Northern Virginia. This position will provide technical expertise and project management support to NVTC’s corridor planning efforts, serve as a technical resource for regional and … Continue reading

YPT Pittsburgh Hosts Event at ITS American Annual Meeting on June 1

The 25th Annual Meeting for the Intelligent Transportation Society of America is being held May 31 – June 3 in Pittsburgh. This exciting conference will bring together transportation professionals from around the country to discuss innovations and issues in the transportation industry. Friends and members of YPT (both local and out-of-towners) are invited to meet … Continue reading

Call for Proposals Through TransitCenter

TransitCenter, a civic philanthropy dedicated to improving urban transportation currently, is accepting proposals. Proposed projects may consist of demonstration projects, training, applied research, public advocacy and education, conferences/symposium/events or other activities, so long as they benefit the public and support their mission. The deadline for submitting letters of interest is June 1, and they are seeking … Continue reading

NYC Internship Alert: With Nelson\Nygaard Consulting

Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its New York City office. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to help build Nelson\Nygaard’s practice of planning multi-modal transportation for livable communities. Nelson\Nygaard’s innovative work emphasizes creative problem solving, community engagement, and results-focused strategies that serve our clients’ … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Director of Customer Experience at NYC Citi Bicycle Share

NYC Citi Bike seeks an experienced Director of Customer Experience.  The successful individual will be part of a team that focuses on the success of an innovative bicycle transportation system, with emphasis on delivering a world class customer experience. This Director will have responsibility for five key departments.  This position will report to the General … Continue reading

YPT Atlanta discusses Regional Transit Governance

Aaron Fowler, Senior Transit Planner at the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC), presented to a mixture of nearly 30 YPT members and friends on May 4th, 2015. The history of regional transit governance in the Atlanta region goes all the way back to when there were nearly 20 operating streetcar companies in the late 1800’s. In … Continue reading

Announcing the 1st Annual YPT Award Winners!

First, we want to congratulate Elizabeth Paul and her team for winning the Young Professionals Transportation Project of the Year Award. Ms. Paul submitted the Credit Card Pilot Project at MTA Bridges and Tunnels project. It is an innovative solution to operational, safety and customer service issues at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City. … Continue reading

Job Alert: Transportation Planner with California State University

Transportation Planner: Administrative Analyst Specialist – Exempt III (Job #: MB2015-EE2035) California State University, Monterey Bay is distinctive in serving the diverse people of California, especially the working class and historically under-served communities. The identity of the University is framed by substantive commitment to a multilingual, multicultural, intellectual community which enables students, faculty and staff to … 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