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-> REQUEST FOR BICYCLING AWARD NOMINATIONS - LEAGUE OF AMERICAN BICYCLISTS
The League of American Bicyclists requests nominations of the following awards: BFA Bicycling Professional, BFA Advocacy Organization of the Year, Susie Stephens Inspiring Story, Gail & Jim Spann Educator of the Year, BFA Advocate of the Year, BFA Club of the Year, and BFA Emerging Leader. LAB will present these awards at the National Bike Summit, March 6-9, 2017 in Washington, DC.
Deadline: January 16, 2017, http://bit.ly/2iZW3uv
-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - DOPPELT FAMILY TRAIL DEVELOPMENT FUND, RAILS-TO-TRAILS CONSERVANCY
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy's Doppelt Family Trail Development Fund supports organizations and municipalities that are working to improve, build and connect multi-use trails across the US. RTC will award $102,500 in the categories of Community Support ($5,000 - $10,000) and Project Transformation ($15,000 – $50,000). Preference will be given to projects that transform unused rail corridors into vibrant public places, but all multi-use trail projects are eligible. Applicants also receive access to RTC's Trail Expert Network, which provides trail professionals with relevant news and enhanced tools to help build and steward trails.
Deadline: January 31, 2017 by 11 p.m. ET, http://bit.ly/1OvJyO7
-> RFP - A RESEARCH ROADMAP FOR TRANSPORTATION AND PUBLIC HEALTH, NATIONAL COOPERATIVE RESEARCH PROGRAM
Transportation Research Board's National Cooperative Research Program (NCHRP) has issued a request for proposals to develop a 10-year prioritized program of research—a research roadmap—that will provide a broad overview of highly relevant research needs at the intersection of transportation and public health in the United States.
Deadline: February 28, 2017, http://bit.ly/2iYOrrO
-> 2 JOBS - NACTO'S GLOBAL DESIGNING CITIES INITIATIVE, NEW YORK, NY
The Global Designing Cities Initiative developed the Global Street Design Guide (GSDG) and provides technical assistance on street and public space design to cities around the world. Applicants should demonstrate leadership in city planning, design, transportation and/or public policy, with a background knowledge in land use, urban development, sustainability and other city issues. NACTO GDCI is looking for someone with a strong sustainable transportation planning and design background, who is a good communicator with a keen eye for understanding the design of city streets as part of an overall campaign to promote safe, sustainable, and livable cities in general.
DEPUTY DIRECTOR, GLOBAL DESIGNING CITIES INITIATIVE
The Deputy Director will oversee the development of new policies and offer ongoing design review and guidance as part of technical assistance to senior level international governments. They will support the dissemination and adaptation of the GSDG alongside global best practices and conduct trainings and outreach with partner organizations.
Deadline: January 15th 2017, http://bit.ly/2j02Gg5
PROJECT MANAGER, GLOBAL DESIGNING CITIES INITIATIVE
The Project Manager will work with one or more non-U.S. cities specifically, support the development of new policy and offer ongoing design review and guidance as part of a technical assistance package. They will support the dissemination and adaptation of the GSDG alongside global best practices and conduct trainings and outreach with partner organizations.
Deadline: January 15th 2017, http://bit.ly/2j08ean
-> JOB - BIKE SHARE INCLUSION PROGRAM MANAGER, CITY OF ATLANTA, GA
Cyclehop is the operator of Atlanta's Relay Bike Share program. The City of Atlanta, Atlanta Bicycle Coalition and Cyclehop aspire for Relay Bike Share to include and support people of all backgrounds and income levels, and for bike share to create a sense of civic pride for all Atlanta neighborhoods. This position is focused on developing and implementing equity strategies.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2iZ3S3k
-> INTERNSHIP - MOBILITY PLANNING INTERN, CITY OF ATLANTA, GA
This is a summer full time internship with the City of Atlanta's Department of Planning Office of Mobility Planning starting in May 2017. The intern will work alongside experienced planners and other key personnel to gain professional skills in a variety of leadership fields such as transportation planning, sustainability, geographic information systems, community outreach, urban planning, and related disciplines.
Deadline: January 22, 2017 by 11 pm ET, http://bit.ly/2iZ2b5W
-> Alliance for Biking and Walking Job Board, http://bit.ly/1IQlOaf
-> American Planning Association Jobs Online, http://bit.ly/1FUbQ3U
-> Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals Career Center: http://bit.ly/1DhwE41
-> Alta Planning + Design, http://bit.ly/1jbgjF9
-> Burgess & Niple, http://bit.ly/1DWNrf3
-> NACTO Careers, http://bit.ly/13VnUBl
-> Sam Schwartz Engineering, http://bit.ly/PsktvP
-> Toole Design Group, http://bit.ly/1k7DPRg
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