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With NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), CS helped develop the FreightNYC plan, a modern, multimodal freight strategy for New York City.

The shareholders of Cambridge Systematics re-elected Lance Neumann, CS’ former President, to the firm’s Board of Directors on Tuesday, June 19. The re-election commences Neumann’s third three-year term as Chairman of the Board.

As mentioned in the Livingston County News, the Genesee Transportation Council launched their mobility management website, Ride Livingston. The website, built on CS Software’s 1-Click open-source trip planning platform, was developed to help Livingston County residents plan trips using available transportation resources. 

This summer, officials from the Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Planning Organization (SDMPO) expect to present the draft regional freight corridor plan that they developed with experts from Cambridge Systematics, reported HeraldDemocrat.com. The plan will outline the major freight networks across the Texoma region and identify freight strategies that support economic development.

Click here for more information on the SDMPO regional freight corridor plan.

We’re proud to announce that CS’ Ellen Ray, Transportation Analyst, has been selected for the 2018 Notley Fellowship program. “This fellowship will help enable me to make a positive and lasting impact on the Austin community,” said Ray. “I’m excited to provide insights on transportation and learn from the other Fellows about the industries they represent.” Ray joins 21 other young professionals for the two-year program that will help equip them to respond to housing affordability, traffic, gentrification, workforce development and other pressing challenges in the Austin region.

In March, Cambridge Systematics (CS) President and CEO Brad Wright announced the promotion of eight staff to the role of Principal, followed by the announcement of the firm’s annual Manheim and Taggart award recipients.

Eight Senior Staff Promoted to Principal

Cambridge Systematics (CS) welcomes Sheri Coven to the firm as a Senior Associate and the Tallahassee Office Director.

“We’re excited to have Sheri join CS because of her deep knowledge of transportation in Florida and experience managing complex projects in the State,” said Tracy Selin, Operations Manager of Cambridge Systematics’ Integrated Planning and Policy Business Line. “Sheri is a trusted leader in the industry and known for being an agile problem solver. She is a key addition for continuing our strong, innovative work in Florida and across the country.”

Quoted in a ThinkTN article, Kevin Tilbury, Senior Associate, discusses the potential benefits of the Let’s Move Nashville transit plan, such as increased accessibility and mobility options, following a recent study conducted by CS experts.

Click here to find out more about the transit plan and its potential benefits.

CS’ Krishnan Viswanathan, Principal, was quoted in weather.com article Florida's Urban Areas Are Having Shorter Wet Seasons, New Study Finds on the opportunity to consider urban rate when planning critical transportation infrastructure needs and maintenance cycles in light of findings from a study he co-authored.

Cambridge Systematics (CS) announces the addition of Herbert Higginbotham to the firm, to head its Transit and Shared Mobility Practice.

CS Principals John Duesing and John Lewis presented on the development of a freight forecasting model at an Etihad Rail stakeholder workshop in Abu Dhabi. Duesing and Lewis, on behalf of Etihad Rail, introduced the project to stakeholders and discussed data for the forecasting tool. Click here to read about the United Arab Emirates Etihad Rail in Gulf News. 

Cambridge Systematics (CS) made a $1,000 charitable donation to each of twelve nonprofits that help support education and/or transportation. The staff in the firm’s twelve offices chose the following organizations that serve their local communities to receive the donations:

CS’ Paula Dowell, Principal, and Katie Kirk, Associate, presented on two development opportunities for a multimodal port feasibility study for the Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce. During the meeting, regional leaders agreed to form a port authority and move forward with planning the newly established public port site. Click here  to read more.

METRO Magazine published 4 Ways Transit Agencies Can Amp Up Asset Management, by Andreas Aeppli, Principal, and Kyle Emge, Software Product Line Manager of CS Software. In the article, Aeppli and Emge describe how collaborating with other agencies, leveraging open source software, building a culture of asset management and streamlining data flows can help transportation agencies expand the benefits of asset management. Click the PDF below to read the article.

Recognized as the “highest ranking firm,” by Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Executive Director, Clay Barnett, Cambridge Systematics experts are eager to begin the Grayson County Freight Mobility Plan. This project coincides with CS’ work on the statewide Texas Freight Mobility Plan implementation, enabling our experts to apply their deep knowledge of the state’s transportation systems to a localized freight plan.

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