On February 13, 2019, ITE SoCal and Central Coast met at the Santa Monica Public Library. Attendees enjoyed Panera Bread boxed lunches and mingled in the Library Multi-Purpose Room. Jay Dinkins, 2nd Past Socal ITE President and Transportation Engineer, and Kyle Kozar, Bike Coordinator, presented on the Shared Mobility Pilot Program in the City of Santa Monica. The presentation in PDF form can be found here.
On Wednesday, December 5 we co-hosted our Annual Holiday Mixer with RSBITE and OCTEC at the Knott's Berry Farm Hotel! We enjoyed drinks, appetizers, exciting raffle drawings, and fun casino games! We hope that our attendees had a great time and thank you to our sponsors ITSCA, Advantec, Counts Unlimited, DKS Assoiates, Econolite, Iteris, Kimley Horn, DDL Traffic, EtherWan, Irvine Global Consulting, Max Cell, NDS, South Coast Lighting & Design, TraffiCast, and Western Systems)!
On Saturday, November 10th, ITE SoCal members delivered jackets to the Orange County Courtyard Shelter, volunteering with Zaki Mustafa's Jackets for the Homeless Charity. The jackets were purchased with a donation that was made under the loving memory of Robert W. Crommelin. Bob is a District Level Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient and an International Honorary Member. Jackets for the Homeless strives to provide warm jackets to those in need through a variety of shelters and programs and grac...
On Wednesday, November 14, we held our annual Joint Meeting with the Riverside-San Bernardino Section at the Restaurant at Kellogg Ranch, Cal Poly Pomona. Rock Miller, PE, PTO presented on "Safety Liability and MUTCD in a Changing World."
Thank you to our meeting sponsors Trafficware and Advantec Consulting Engineers. Thank you to Zaki Mustafa for taking photos.
Thank you Paul Van Dyk for your presentation, Right of Way Watchers – The Popular Way to Diet Your Roads: How Long Beach Is Earning Support for Road Diets in the Car Culture of Southern California. He shared some great success stories on how to successfully implement a road diet project. I was particularly impressed by how the City achieved public buy-in with multiple strategic workshops. I think it serves as a great model for communities that are considering...
During the week of July 25, 2018, many of our SoCal ITE members were in the beautiful Keystone, CO for the Annual Western District ITE Meeting. We attended informational technical sessions, obtained great ideas from other ITE sections, and shared fun memories and experiences with our ITE friends.
Many of our members and officers participated and served at events such as providing wisdom and advice for students at the Career Workshop for students, the Resume workshop to review students' resumes, a...
On Wednesday, June 13, we met at the Monterey Hill Restaurant in Monterey Park for a day of technical sessions and our Annual Business Luncheon. Awards were announced and our new board was sworn in for the new year. Saly Heng received the Young Transportation Engineer Award and Bob Seltzer received the Classic Transportation Engineer Award.
Thank you to our chairs, board, and members for a wonderful 2017-2018 year.
120 attendees were at our Annual Student Chapter Night at the Knott's Berry Farm Hotel in Buena Park, CA on May 16, 2018. Students attended a job fair then presented their transportation projects. Congratulations to Cal Poly Pomona for the top score! Thank you to our sponsors for supporting our SoCal ITE students!
On Friday, March 9. 2018, ITE SoCal jointly hosted a Workshop with RSBITE and SD-ITE at Plaza de Magdelena in San Juan Capistrano. Thank you to our speakers from La Metro, SANDAG, OCTA, SBCTA, and CA State Association of Counties presented on Transportation Funding. Thank you Western Systems and Psomas for sponsoring this informative workshop!
To access the presentations from all five speakers, please click the images below.