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  • Bicycle and Motorcycle Detection and Timing

    Caltrans issued a Policy Directive on August 27, 2009 which becomes effective September 10, 2009.  The Policy Directive amends the California Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.  The new Policy Directive Number 09-06 requires that limit-line detection be capable of sensing bicycles and motorcycles.  The revised detection is required for new installations, should be more >
  • FHWA releases its FY 2010 STEP implementation stragegy

    STEP, or the Surface Transportation Environment and Planning Cooperative Research Program, is a Federal Highway Association program funded through the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU). This program was formed with the goal of better understanding the intricate nature of how planning, surface transportation and the environment interact. more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Sep/Oct

    As Engineers and Planners we are constantly working with formulas – some are pretty straight forward and others are more complicated.  District 6 has found a winning formula for attracting and engaging bright and energetic Engineering students into ITE and the profession.  That winning formula started with implementation of a very successful and unique Student Initiatives more >
  • Denver 2009: Western District Leadership Breakfast Recap

    On Tuesday July 14 at the Denver Western District ITE Annual Meeting Michael Sanderson facilitated a group session of section and chapter leaders to discuss shared ideas in leadership.  The following summary highlights several creative ideas and topics for leaders to consider in the coming year.
  • Check out the ITE Photo Album!

    Looking for a photo starring yourself from a recent meeting? Want to see the pictures taken at a meeting or event you could not attend? Chances are, if either Ken or Zaki was there, that plenty of photos were taken and have been uploaded to our online photo album click here. This photo album more >
  • Student Chapter Spotlight: Sacramento State / Cal Poly Pomona

    The May-June spotlight is written by the Northern California Section which has been utilizing innovative fundraising methods over the last two years to generate excitement about the Student Endowment Fund in their section.  In 2008, they raised over $5000 for the Endowment Fund and received an award for the Highest Overall Contribution to the more >