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Monday, May 10, 2010
Monday, May 10, 2010
Transportation Communications Newsletter
Monday, May 10, 2010 – ISSN 1529-1057
Join the International Road Federations and world renowned global experts in Austin, Texas September 8-10, 2010 for the IRF Executive Workshop on Performance Based Contracts & Evaluating Asset Condition. Top public & private sector experts from the United States, Canada and Europe will present case studies, lessons learned and new approaches to this type of Public Private Partnership. This workshop is designed to help road operators and agencies world-wide find ways to lower operating costs and better cope with financial pressures. For more information Click Here
1) O'Hare's Vanishing Flights Get Back on Boards
Computer glitch kept arrival info off remote monitors.
- Toll Operations Manager - Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority
This position will assist the Operations and Maintenance Director and other Senior Staff at the Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority (THEA) with management of toll collection and violation enforcement system. Position description, employment application, and organization chart are available under "Employment Opportunities" on the homepage at www.tampa-xway.com.Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university, with a degree in business, public administration, transportation or related field, and a minimum of five (5) years experience in operations management, toll-related transportation planning, toll-related financial operations in a public agency or private business. Toll collection and/or operations experience is a plus. Salary Range: $65,000 - $95,000 annually, with expected hiring salary near the mid-range. To apply, submit cover letter with Resume and Application by US Mail or Email by 12:00 p.m., on June 4, 2010, unless further extended to: THEA, 1104 East Twiggs St., S-300, Tampa, FL 33602 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The International Bridge Conference – June 6-9 – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
I've been the editor of the TCN since 1998. In addition I've been a traffic reporter in New York City, the voice of Newark Liberty International Airport and JFK Airport's AirTrain along with the NYC subway's "next train" system.