OTREC, in partnership with the Womenís Transportation Seminar Portland Chapter and Oregon Chapter of the American Planning Association, is pleased to announce the 1st Annual Oregon Transportation Summit. The event, which will include professional development opportunities for academic and practicing transportation professionals, will be held on Friday, September 11 at Portland State University. Your input is desired to shape the agenda. Please complete a short online survey to rank or suggest topics for the training and workshop sessions. If you have any other questions, please email Jon Makler.
OTREC is pleased to announce its support for the annual meeting of the American Planning Associationís Oregon Chapter (OAPA). The meeting, which will be held June 3-5, 2009 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, includes one day of mobile workshops (6/3) and two days of conference sessions (6/4-5). OTRECís support focuses on the mobile workshops, which include transit tours, an examination of integrated transportation and land use, and sustainable urban design. Conference information, including registration, is available at www.oregonapa.org. Student registration is only $30 and early-bird rates last until 5/1.