Latest Posts

  • President’s Message

    Hello ITE Western District Members! I’d like to introduce the Section Representatives on the Western District Board. These Representatives will serve on the Board and work with the District Executive Board on items such as the annual operation budgets and policies. Western District Section Section Representative Alaska Renee Whitesell Bay Area Frank Penry Central more >
  • 2020 Western District Elections and Candidates

    Western District Elections Western District members may vote online; voting opens May 28 and online voting will close June 29 at midnight.  If you are a voting member of ITE and have a valid email address on file with ITE Headquarters as of May 1, you should receive an email message with instructions on how to vote more >

Earlier Posts

  • Western District Awards – Nomination Deadlines

    The Western District kindly reminds that many award nominations/submissions have upcoming deadlines, which are shown below. Additional award information and nomination forms are available here. Award Deadline Section/Chapter Activity Award March 1 Section/Chapter Momentum Award March 1 Student Chapter Activity Award March 1 Student Chapter Momentum Award March 1 Student Paper Award March 1 more >
  • President’s Message

    Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season with their family and friends. As of January 1, 2020, we are now officially the Western District consisting of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii. I’d like to also officially welcome the Mountain District to ITE. It has been a long 1.5 years more >
  • International Director’s Report

    By Carlos A. Ortiz, International Director January 12, 2020 The ITE International Board of Direction (IBOD) met in Washington D.C. for our Winter Board Meeting on January 12. In addition, I attended Coordinating Council Meeting and Transportation Consultants Council Meeting. Our IBOD meeting was very productive with multiple items covered on both days.  We more >
  • Register Now for the 2020 Annual Meeting in Hawaii

    The 2020 Joint Western & Mountain District Annual Meeting will be held in Hawaii from June 28-July 1, 2020 at the Hilton Hawaii Village.  We received over 200 abstracts and are looking forward to a stellar technical program which should be available in early March.  Discounted early registration for members will only be available more >
  • Student Endowment Fund: November/ December

    For the November-December spotlight, Student Funding and Initiatives Committee Chair Kimberly Leung will be sharing updates to the District’s Student Initiatives, including new awards and funding allocations, beginning in 2020. The Student Funding and Initiatives Committee (SFIC) is tasked with promoting the advancement of the transportation planning and engineering profession by fostering the close more >
  • President’s Message

    It’s been a busy and rewarding year. We had two successful events at the Western District Student Leadership Summit hosted by UC Berkeley and the Western District Annual Meeting held in Monterey and hosted by the SF Bay Area and Central Coast Sections. We also had the opportunity to recognize a young member (Pat more >
  • Website Header Spotlight

    City of Long Beach 3rd and Broadway Streetscape Project: Rethinking How a City Moves and Feels By: Min Zhou, P.E., Director of OC Operations, KOA Corporation In 2011, the City of Long Beach implemented the first cycle track in downtown Long Beach. To better connect with other new and in-development bicycle facilities, the City more >
  • Call for Papers Deadline in 15 days!

    The deadline for the Call for Papers for the 2020 Joint Western & Mountain Districts Annual Meeting in Hawaii is rapidly approaching.  Submittals must be received by Dec 20th, 5:00 PM (PST) in order to be considered for the upcoming meeting’s technical program.  We have already received a number of abstracts and anticipate many more >