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TransportationCamp New York City 2015 Scheduled for Nov. 14

Do you love transportation? Do you love New York City? TransportationCamp New York City 2015 will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at City College of New York. Following on the success of TransportationCamp East in 2011, Planning Camp NYC in 2013 and TransportationCamps across the country, they are taking it back to New York City. … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Multiple Positions at MTA Headquarters, Department of Capital Program Management

MTA Headquarters, Department of Capital Program Management is hiring a Deputy Director and a Senior Manager. The Senior Manager will be responsible for administering, monitoring, reporting and evaluating select areas of the MTA’s capital program for the MTA’s various operating agencies, and for leading certain departmental, interdepartmental, and/or interagency initiatives related to program evaluation, reporting and … Continue reading

Student Paper Competition: SHRP 2 Safety Data Bonanza

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) is sponsoring a paper competition for university students to propose research projects using the SHRP 2 Safety Data, the Naturalistic Driving Study data, and Roadway Information Database. Abstracts should be submitted electronically to SHRP2@nas.edu and are due on September 11, 2015. Selected students will be invited to present their research … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Senior Project Manager, Environmental Assessment and Review Division at NYC Department of City Planning

New York City’s Department of City Planning is seeking a Senior Project Manager for resiliency initiatives within their Environment Assessment and Review Division. The Environmental Assessment and Review Division is responsible for preparing and reviewing City Environmental Quality Review (CEQR) applications for the City Planning Commission. The division also coordinates the review of CEQR applications … Continue reading

LeadershipITE Now Accepting Applications!

The Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) is proud to announce that they are now accepting applications for their 2016 LeadershipITE class. The application can be found by visiting their website: www.ite.org/leadership/. Target participants will represent the diversity of our community in age, gender, ethnicity and discipline. These individuals will engage in an intensive program of workshops, conferences, team projects, and other activities … Continue reading

Portland Job Alert: Associate Position with Nelson\Nygaard

Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates seeks a highly organized, independent, and motivated Associate I for its Portland office. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in Nelson\Nygaard’s growing practice, which is focused on multimodal transportation planning for livable communities. Nelson\Nygaard’s work emphasizes creative, innovative transit/transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider … Continue reading

YPT Board and Members Participate in #NerdTrain

YPT International’s Vice Chair for Finance Aaron Zimmerman, YPT San Francisco’s Vice Chair for Membership Jaime Fearer, and numerous other YPT members recently took an Amtrak train trip across the country. Read about their exciting journey here: http://cs.trains.com/trn/b/observation-tower/archive/2015/08/07/nerdtrain-an-annual-rolling-hangout-for-transit-buffs.aspx.

Fellowship Opportunity with NYC’s Department of Subways

Associate Transit Management Analyst – Date of Filling: 8/17/15 Responsibilities: Join Subways in major efforts to recover and come back even stronger from Super Storm Sandy, the most devastating event Subways has experienced in its 110 year history. New York City’s Department of Subways is recruiting for an additional Recovery and Resiliency Fellow to join the … Continue reading

Nelson/Nygaard in San Francisco Looking for Multimodal and Transit Planning Intern

Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its San Francisco office to support the firm’s practice in multimodal, transit, and parking planning. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in building Nelson\Nygaard’s practice, which is focused on multimodal transportation planning for livable communities. Nelson\Nygaard’s … Continue reading

Nelson/Nygaard in LA Looking for Multimodal and Transit Planning Intern

Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its Downtown Los Angeles office to support the firm’s practice in multimodal and transit planning, with a focus on visual content. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in building Nelson\Nygaard’s practice, which is focused on multimodal … Continue reading

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