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  • Wayne T. and Patricia Van Wagoner Award

    The award recognizing the best technical paper by a Western District member published in the ITE Journal each year had been named the Wayne T. Van Wagoner Award, in honor of the managing editor of WesternITE who was killed in a traffic crash in Utah in 1985. Upon his death, his widow Patricia, who had been more >
  • Fall 2017 WesternITE

    The Fall 2017 issue of WesternITE is on its way to your door! You can also read it online here

Earlier Posts

  • President’s Message: Next Year’s Program

    In mid-September the Board officers met and set out our program for the coming year. We reviewed the FY ’18 budget to ensure not only fiscal responsibility, but that all five goals of the District’s Strategic Plan are being supported (student initiatives, career development, technical excellence, social/networking, and promoting the profession). Among the initiatives for more >
  • Website Header: Call for Photos

    The Western District is asking for photos of your best projects to be used as the header for our website and social media pages.  Send us your best example of a project that embodies ITE and the transportation issues of today.  The winning photo will be featured on our website and social media pages, more >
  • President’s Message: WesternITE Goes International

    This summer was quite busy for your ITE Western District Board!  Following our own great Annual Meeting in San Diego this past June, six Board members and several Committee Chairs attended the ITE International Annual Meeting that took over 1,300 attendees to Toronto, Canada.  This year, the ITE International Annual Meeting continued the format more >
  • Website Header Spotlight

    The header for the Western District’s website this quarter features a photo of the Harbor Drive Gateway and Cycle Track project in Southern California.  The following is an article written by Rock Miller regarding this project. Harbor Drive Gateway and Cycle Track: How a Bikeway Transformed a Community Written By: Rock Miller, PE A more >
  • 2017 Individual Achievement Award Winner – Rob Sweeting

    Congratulations to our 2017 Individual Achievement Award winner, Rob Sweeting.  During this year’s Awards Banquet, our award presentations were accompanied by the following video produced by the District’s Public Relations Committee:
  • 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner – Randy McCourt

    Congratulations to our 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Randy McCourt.  During this year’s Awards Banquet, our award presentations were accompanied by the following video produced by the District’s Public Relations Committee:  
  • SB-1: Transportation Funding Legislation Approved in California

    In April 2017 Governor Brown signed SB 1, known as the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 (RRAA). This bill was created to address a $130 billion in deferred street, road, and highway maintenance at all levels of government in California. RRAA will provide $54 billion over the next 10 years. The new revenue more >
  • Rock the Vote!

    The Western District’s 2017 Election of Officers opened last Thursday, May 18.  If you did not receive the email containing your voting instructions, please check your spam folder for any emails from the Western District about the election. If there’s nothing there, go to https://www.electionsonline.com/vote where you may retrieve your log-in data by submitting more >