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-> RFP - ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION PLAN, TULARE, COUNTY, CA
The Tulare County Association of Governments (TCAG) invites the submission of proposals by qualified consultants to prepare the Tulare County Active Transportation Plan. The selected consultant shall prepare a planning document that guides and influences policies, programs, and development standards to make walking and bicycling more safe, comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable for the residents of Tulare County.
Deadline: March 16, 2015, 5:00 p.m. PT, http://bit.ly/1zGuOFj
-> RFP: BICYCLE WAY FINDING PLAN, DANE COUNTY, WI
Dane County is requesting proposals from qualified consultants for a county wide way finding plan to ensure consistency across local jurisdictions while still providing opportunities to maintain a unique identity. The implementation of this plan is intended to allow cyclists, regardless of their familiarity with the area, to navigate the path network and streets with enhanced ease due to increased information.
Deadline: March 24, 2015, by 2:00 p.m. CT, http://bit.ly/1FWzP3Q
-> CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - NATIONAL ROADWAY SAFETY AWARDS
The National Roadway Safety Awards is a biennial competition sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration and the Roadway Safety Foundation to recognize roadway safety achievements that move the United States towards zero deaths and serious injuries. The competition acknowledges successful engineering solutions that agencies have integrated into their roadway safety programs. Awards are given for Infrastructure and Operational Improvements; and Program Planning, Development, and Evaluation.
Deadline: May 15, 2015, http://bit.ly/1DosQgw
-> CALL FOR NOMINATIONS – COALITION FOR RECREATIONAL TRAILS 2015 ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
The Coalition for Recreational Trails, a federation of national and regional trail-related organizations, is pleased to announce its 2015 achievement awards to recognize outstanding trail projects funded by the national Recreational Trails Program (RTP).
Deadline: April 1, 2015, http://bit.ly/1fvIEB6
-> JOB - PROJECT MANAGER II, LIVABLE STREETS; SFMTA, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
This position will be managing the WalkFirst program of projects for Livable Streets. WalkFirst established a pedestrian safety capital improvement program, a set of projects and programs that the city will implement over the next five years. These projects address pedestrian safety issues on the city’s high injury network, to address streets and intersections with severe and fatal injuries.
Deadline: February 27, 2015, 5:00 p.m. PT, http://bit.ly/17x2Kga
-> JOB - CALIFORNIA WALKS, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA POLICY MANAGER, LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CA
This is a dynamic and exciting position to build and manage Cal Walks’ regional policy advocacy and community engagement work in Southern California. This position will lead advocacy efforts to inform the development of local and regional transportation policies that further health, equity, and active transportation throughout the Southern California region. Additionally, the Policy Manager will oversee Cal Walks’ collaboration with local communities along the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) to evaluate, develop, and prioritize project recommendations for implementation to improve the safety of all users of the PCH, as well as lead technical assistance and community engagement efforts throughout the region.
Deadline: February 27, 2015, 5:00 p.m. PT, http://bit.ly/1kGO5iX
-> JOB – PROGRAM OFFICER, SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENTS, SURDNA FOUNDATION, NEW YORK, NY
The Sustainable Environments program work is grounded in an understanding of the interplay between the environment, the economy, and social equity, and it is dedicated to shifting to a just and less consumption intense society. To this end, the program team has recently refined its grant making strategy to focus on overhauling the country’s under-performing and obsolete infrastructure. It is dedicated to addressing the urgent need for innovation around the renewal and development of what will be "next generation" infrastructure and to delivering basic services that tie together metropolitan areas, communities, and neighborhoods.
Deadline: March 2, 2015, http://bit.ly/1Esg4zr
-> JOB – SENIOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNER/PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE COORDINATOR, ADA COUNTY HIGHWAY DISTRICT, ID
The Ada County Highway District Pedestrian and Bicycle Coordinator is responsible for outreach to area agencies, pedestrian/bicycle interest groups, and the general public; and for the District's Community Programs, including the programming of up to $7 million annually in pedestrian/bicycle projects, integration of transportation and land use planning, neighborhood planning, and coordination with area agencies on other planning initiatives including Comprehensive Plans and prioritization.
Deadline: March 11, 2015, 4:30 pm MT, http://bit.ly/17WGegD
-> JOB – BUREAU CHIEF - TRANSPORTATION, TRAFFIC & PARKING, STAMFORD, CT
The City of Stamford is seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to manage and direct all matters pertaining to the traffic functions of the City in accordance with the City Charter. The Bureau Chief will be the head of the Transportation, Traffic and Parking Bureau and will be responsible for the analysis, planning, execution and administration of plans and programs for the City's transportation functions.
Deadline: March 13,2015, http://bit.ly/1DoMEAm
-> NACTO Careers, http://bit.ly/13VnUBl
-> Alliance for Biking and Walking Job Board, http://bit.ly/1IQlOaf
-> Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals Career Center: http://bit.ly/1DhwE41
-> Alta Planning + Design, http://bit.ly/1jbgjF9
-> Sam Schwartz Engineering, http://bit.ly/PsktvP
-> Toole Design Group, http://bit.ly/1k7DPRg
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