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Monday, September 13, 2010

Sign Up For ITD Bike/Ped E-Blast

For the average non-government, non-transportation person interested in bicycle and pedestrian issues, it's a challenge to keep up with legislative happenings, education/training opportunities, and other information. The Idaho Transportation Department is making it easier with a monthly 'E Blast' you can sign up for though.

So if you're interested, click here and you can sign up to receive a monthly email highlighting legislative updates, education/training opportunities, funding updates and other timely bits of information related to bicycle and pedestrian mobility.


Anonymous said...

E-Blast? I think they should have done some market testing on that name...

KMPO Staff said...

It wasn't ITD's idea. It's a term for an identical email message sent to numerous recipients, and it's becoming more widely used. I think it sounds goofy everytime I hear it too :)

Kootenai Metropolitan Planning Organization (KMPO) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Kootenai County, Idaho. Federal law requires urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people to have an MPO. KMPO was formed in 2003, to provide coordinated transportation planning within Kootenai county for the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and the Coeur d'Alene tribe.

KMPO's Board of Directors oversees KMPO for Kootenai County, ID. KMPO's Executive Director and Staff are responsible for day-to-day operational and administrative needs.