When: Thursday, February 22nd (9am – 5pm)
Where: Washington Street Conference Center
OR ITE’s Annual Winter Workshop is fast approaching! Participants will collaborate on a local real-world project in this year’s Winter Workshop, which will center around themes of engagement, bike/ped safety, new data/signal tech, transit ridership, and funding/coordination. The workshop is designed for all transportation professionals, including planners and engineers. Please mark your calendars for February 22nd (9am-5pm)
Oregon ITE Volunteers: March SOLVE Clean-Up
Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Elephant's Deli on 22nd and Burnside (115 Northwest 22nd Avenue Portland, OR 97210)
Oregon ITE will register as a team for the NWDA Third Saturday Cleanup event - Sign-up below! Volunteers that arrive between 8AM and 9AM will be able to get a free morning drink on ITE. See you there
Bill Kloos Scholarship Application
The 2023-2024 Bill Kloos Scholarship application is now available! Applications are due March, 31 2024.
Explore ITE - Badge Recognition Program
Explore ITE is a recognition program to encourage young professional participation in ITE. Inspired by the Girl/Boy Scout “Badges”, participants who complete a set of challenges will be awarded a “badge”. The program is an annual challenge with a unique badge for every year – there will also be prizes for high performers!
Step 1: Attend an ITE-sponsored activity under each category: Social Event, Professional Development Event, and Section Meeting.
Step 2: Track your completion by filling out your Badge Program Passport (see link below).
Step 3: Challenge yourself to complete the activities before May 31, 2024!
See attached flyer and more information here: https://westernite.org/badge-recognition-program/
ITE Transportation Project of the Year
The 2023 Oregon ITE Transportation Project of the Year Award went to Marion County and DKS for the Ehlen Road at Butteville Rd & Silverton Rd at Brush Creek Rd ARTS Improvement Project. The project introduced an intersection conflict warning systems complete with rumble strips, red flashing beacons on stop signs, and amber flashing beacons to alert motorists on Ehlen Rd of approaching traffic. Congratulations!
Oregon ITE Student Chapter Grants
Oregon ITE hopes that all of our student chapters are having a good start to the year and are planning chapter events for the coming months. Remember, we are here to help, and that includes funding. Student Chapter Grants can be used for most chapter actives. A few past examples include travel to conferences and money to help build an awards case. Find more information on the grant and how to apply here: https://www.oregonite.org/student-grant.html
City of Hillsboro
Residential Local Street Sidewalk Resource
May 2022 – March 2023 revision
Seeking answers for residential local street sidewalks? This is your resource! ITE conducted a survey to get answers to some basic questions and summarized what this may mean to you and your community.