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2018 Excellence in Transportation Award - Call for Nominations

The KCITE Excellence in Transportation Award is offered annually to an organization (government agency, legislative body, consulting firm, industry and other private-sector organization) for a project completed in 2018 located within the Chapter boundaries.

The Award will recognize an organization for one or more of the following:

  • Development of an innovative concept in transportation planning, design or operations;
  • Innovative application of a proven concept in transportation planning, design or operations;
  • Implementation of a "difficult" transportation program through perseverance in its development and promotion;
  • A program or project having a significant effect on regional transportation;
  • A multifaceted transportation program or project, combining many innovative and/or well-applied concepts;
  • A program or project promoting a major advance in the efficiency and/or economy of transportation.

Nominations are due April 26, 2019. The nomination should include two cover letters (addressed to KCITE and MOVITE* separately), name of the nominated organization, description of the achievement (a minimum of five double-spaced letter size pages) and supporting material, including reports, newspaper articles, photographs, etc.  Total length of nomination, including supporting documentation, is not to exceed 20 letter size pages.  The submission should be made in PDF format and may be emailed or sent on flash drive.  Any member of the organization may submit nominations for the award.  However, at least one member of the organization must be a member of KCITE.  Nominations shall be submitted to the KCITE Chapter President no later than April 26, 2019. The mailing address is as follows:

ATTN:  KCITE - 2018 Excellence in Transportation Award

Thomas P. Evans 

529 NE Stonewall Dr.

Blue Springs, Missouri 64014

tel (816) 228-1547

cell (816) 679-7132

trafficeng@yahoo.com

The President will appoint a review board.  All nominees will prepare a Power Point slide for display at the July chapter meeting. Nominees and the winner of the Excellence in Transportation Award shall be recognized at the July chapter meeting. Nominations received will also be submitted by June 1, 2019 to MOVITE for consideration for the MOVITE Transportation Achievement Award*.  A suitable article about the achievement will be prepared by the review board and submitted for publication in the MOVITE Journal and on the KCITE Web Site following presentation of the award.