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Cheers to a great year for YPT-NYC!

The NYC chapter of Young Professionals in Transportation celebrated the year earlier this month at The Half Pint. The YPT-NYC chapter had much to be merry about this year, including an ever-growing membership, an incredibly successful summer tour series with trips to the World Trade Center Transportation Hub and the decommissioned City Hall subway station, … Continue reading

2016 Transportation Camp DC

TransportationCamp DC 2016 is close to selling out. If you want to join us, be sure to register as soon as possible, at transportationcamp2016dc.eventbrite.com. Our fifth-annual TransportationCamp DC is Saturday, January 9, 2016 the day before TRB begins. We’ll provide breakfast, lunch, and an evening reception; but it is the attendees themselves who provide the … Continue reading

Young Professionals Reception

Young Professionals Reception Sunday, January 10, 9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Convention Center Co-hosted by the TRB Young Members Council (YMC) and Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT), this networking reception is open to all young professionals and supporters to discuss career development and to meet peers from around the country. Light refreshments will be served, and … Continue reading

TransportationCamp DC 2016

TransportationCamp DC 2016 is around the corner, coming Saturday, January 9, 2016 the day before TRB begins. Register now at transportationcamp2016dc.eventbrite.com. If you’ve ever been to an “unconference” like TransportationCamp, you know how much fun it is. And if you haven’t, we invite you to come join us and experience it for yourself. We’ll provide … Continue reading

Nelson\Nygaard Boston Internship Opening

TRANSPORTATION INTERN – Boston Office Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its Boston office to support the firm’s practice across multiple sectors. Nelson\Nygaard’s practice emphasizes creative and innovative transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider set of goals such as economic development and reduced dependence on … Continue reading

2017 YPT Award

2017 YPT Award Applications due Dec. 31, 2016 at 11:59pm Dear Members, Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT) was created to fill the void presented to young professionals in the large, established transportation organizations. YPT aims to give young professionals the opportunities to take leadership roles, participate in networking events, and grow their careers. As part … 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