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MAG is seeking SOQs for Emerging Technologies Field Pilots

The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) is seeking a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) from qualified consultants capable of providing professional services for the FY 2020-2021 Emerging Technologies Field Pilots to form an On-Call list of consultants to provide services to MAG.

MAG is a Council of Governments and Metropolitan Planning Organization that serves as the regional agency for the metropolitan Phoenix area, with a population of more than 4.5 million and growing. In an era of rapidly evolving mobility technologies, the MAG region leads the nation in the real-world testing and deployment of emerging technologies, such as autonomous vehicles. To support the development of the regional transportation plan and provide information for future infrastructure investments in the region, MAG is seeking SOQs from qualified vendors and consultants to deploy pilot tests of innovative smart region technologies.

Detailed SOQ requirements may be obtained by contacting the MAG Office at the address indicated below or may be downloaded from www.azmag.gov, then “RFPs and RFQs.” For further information, please submit questions in writing by email to Shuyao Hong no later than ten (10) working days prior to the closing date of July 9, 2019. Responses to questions will be posted on MAG’s website at www.azmag.gov under “RFPs and RFQs” no later than six (6) working days prior to the closing date of July 9, 2019.

SOQs will be accepted until 2 p.m. MST (Mountain Standard Time) on July 9, 2019, at MAG, 302 North First Avenue, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85003.

 

Employment Opportunity with Town of Gilbert

Town of Gilbert has an exciting opportunity for Town Traffic Engineer. The Town Traffic Engineer must be innovative, driven and passionate about providing safe and efficient transportation to the people of Gilbert.  

Salary: $89,114.05 – $133,671.08 Annually
Location: Muni II 90 E. Civic Center Dr. 85296, AZ
Department: Public Works
Job Number: 19-0169
Closing 6/16/2019 11:59 PM Arizona

For more information and to apply click here.

 

ITS AZ Adopt-A-Path Update

Last Saturday, May 11, ITS Arizona was back at it again cleaning the Tempe Canal Path! Thank you to Mike Washkowiak and Randy Dittberner for joining us. We collected over 5 full bags of trash in our continued effort to keep the path looking great! Stay connected with us for more information on our next Adopt-a-Path event, which will be held in September 2019.

 

ITS Arizona TopGolf Social Event Update

On May 2nd, ITS Arizona members attended social event gathering at the Top Golf Glendale. More than 20 members attended the event and had fun time interacting with their peers and enjoying food and golf. Thanks to Top Golf for hosting the event. We look forward to see more member participation in the upcoming social events…

Check out the pictures…

 

 

Employment Opportunity with City of Mesa

City of Mesa has an exciting employment opportunity for SENIOR TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER within the Traffic Engineering section of the Transportation Department

Salary: $72,736.63 – $107,640.00 Annually

Department: (H350)Transportation
Job Number 07911

Location Mesa AZ
Closing Continuous (First review of applications will be Monday, May 20, 2019).

Applications are open. Apply online

 

NEMA Developing V2I Communication Standards

​The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) today announced the formation of the Connected Vehicle Infrastructure Technical (CVIT) Committee to develop a harmonized technical specification for roadside connected vehicle (CV) devices.​

The Standards, to be completed by the end of 2019, are for traffic signals, school zone beacons, pedestrian crossings, and other electronic devices that control the movement of vehicles and pedestrians on the nation’s roadways. The ability to transmit safety messages, alerts and warnings from the infrastructure to vehicles and vice versa, is a critical function of CV technology.

For more details, see the full press release.

 

Work on Your Swing with ITS Arizona

Come join us for another great ITS Arizona social event!

Enjoy some food, fun and games at TopGolf Glendale and catch up on the latest with your friends and colleagues. ITS Arizona members and a guest are invited to attend at the subsidized rate of $25 each, along with additional guests at the full rate of $45 each.

The cost includes 2 hours of TopGolf play, club rental, All-American buffet and soft drinks.

Space is limited and registration will close at midnight on May 1st.

When: Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM MST
Where: TopGolf Glendale, 6101 N. 99th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305

Contact Kiran Guntupalli, 623-930-2951 for more information.