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  • President’s Message: Strong Start

    January was a busy month for the Western District!  The San Diego LAC has been hard at work getting ready for the June 2017 Annual Meeting.  Cal State Fullerton hosted the Student Leadership Summit over  MLK weekend.  And the Mid-Year Board Meeting was held in Oakland on January 27.  Look for a summary of more >
  • Section-Chapter Spotlight – SoCal Section

    The award-winning, world famous Southern California Section of ITE is the largest Section in the Western District, boasting over 700 members, including 150 student members.  We are also one the largest Section’s internationally.  Our Section includes Los Angeles and Orange Counties, an area that encompasses approximately 13 million people.  Los Angeles is often ranked #1 more >
  • Student Endowment Fund: January/February

    The January-February Spotlight was written by Emilio Murga, who chaired the 4th Annual Student Leadership Summit, which was hosted by Cal State Fullerton. Annually, the Student Endowment Fund provides $1000 in funding to support the SLS. The following are Emilio’s thoughts on the SLS and Endowment Fund: It’s been a couple of weeks since the 4th Annual more >
  • President’s Message: The New ITE

    The Western District had a great 2016!  Beginning with the Student Leadership Summit in Pomona, followed by the Western District Annual Meeting in Albuquerque, and then the ITE International Annual Meeting in Anaheim.  And throughout the year, our Sections and Chapters hosted meetings, social hours, and conferences of their own, and many of our more >
  • Website Header Spotlight

    The header for the Western District’s website this quarter features a photo of the Sonoma County Agua Caliente Roundabout.  The following is an article written by Zack Matley of W-Trans regarding this project. Written By: Zack Matley, AICP The County of Sonoma, California, is faced with serving increasing vehicle traffic volumes on two-lane County more >
  • Section-Chapter Spotlight – San Francisco Bay Area

    San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose …Do these cities sound familiar to you? Yes, they are all within the San Francisco (S.F.) Bay Area Section! Our Section covers 15 counties including the nine-county Bay Area as well as six additional surrounding counties, in an area that over 8.2 million people call home. With more than more >
  • Section-Chapter Spotlight – Southern Arizona Chapter

    The Southern Arizona Chapter of ITE is part of the Arizona Section of ITE. It is comprised of ITE Members from Pima, Cochise, and Santa Cruz counties. The majority of members are located in and around Tucson and the meetings are held on the third Friday of most months. The student Chapter at the more >
  • Section-Chapter Spotlight – Alaska Section

    What does ITE look like when our state is 1/5 the size of the entire lower 48 combined yet we only have 740,000 people living here? Well, it looks very impressive! The Alaska Section is based in Anchorage, the largest city in Alaska with a population of 301,000. We have a satellite Chapter in more >
  • International Board of Direction Report – Fall 2016

    By Walter Okitsu, District International Director ITE’s International Board of Direction met at the Institute’s headquarters in Washington DC on November 4 and 5, 2016. Key items of discussion are listed below. Financially, 2016 appears to be a break-even year for the Institute. This is a substantial turnaround from projections at the start of more >
  • Fall 2016 WesternITE

    The Fall 2016 issue of WesternITE is on it’s way to your door with information about the elections, Annual Meeting, and revisions to the Bylaws.  You can also read it online here