Conference to include five new awards
Five new Excellence in Transportation awards will be presented as part of the 2009 Project Development Conference, April 7, 8 in Boise. Award winners will be announced at a banquet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the opening night of the conference at the Boise Centre on the Grove.
New achievement categories include Engineer of the Year, Professional of the Year, ITD Career Achievement, Business/Organization of the Year and Transportation Planning. They more than double the number of awards previously presented. Existing project-related categories include Construction, Environmental Stewardship, Maintenance and Operations, and Public Participation.
Nominations for all nine awards will be accepted until 4 p.m., Feb. 27. For information about the application/nomination process for the Excellence in Transportation Awards, contact coordinator Erika Stoddard at (208) 334-8552 or send her e-mail at email@example.com .