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2019 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 2019 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 24, 2020. 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.  NOTE: Emailed file size cannot exceed 10 MB. If you are unable to reduce the file size to below 10MB please contact me to arrange an ftp site file transfer or mail the submission to me at the address indicated below 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 24, 2020. The mailing address is as follows:

ATTN:  KCITE - 2019 Excellence in Transportation Award

Jackie White

1605 NE Lakeshore Drive

Lee’s Summit, MO 64086

tel (816) 969-1800

[email protected]

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, 2020 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.  

Additional information on ITE Awards can be found here: https://www.ite.org/professional-and-career-development/awards/