City of Phoenix Forecast
Chris Ewell (Street Transportation) T2050/CIP street & mobility projects
Michael James (High Capacity Transit/BRT) BRT program
His duties also involve leading the development of 42 new miles of light rail along with a 5-mile urban circulator which in total is a $8.9 billion program. Additionally, he has the oversight of 75 miles of future bus rapid transit extensions in Phoenix. He is also responsible for the City of Phoenix light rail capital and operating budgets along with supervising the transit oriented develop program along the existing and future extensions. To date the 26-mile light rail system has experienced $10.2 billion of economic development investment within a ¼ mile radius. Recently, he helped lead efforts on the approval of Phoenix Transportation 2050, which is the largest transportation initiative in the City’s history. This $31.5 billion program includes adding 42 miles of light rail, 75 miles of new bus rapid transit, major increases to bus service, over 1,000 miles of bike lanes and major improvement to street transportation infrastructure.
Before this position, Albert worked in a variety of City departments, and worked for five years as the co-chair of the City’s Latino Institute program, an organization that provides vital education and health resources to the community. He is currently the President of the Phoenix Hispanic Network which is a City of Phoenix employee organization that strives to promote the advancement of Latino employees by means of professional development opportunity, civic engagement/awareness and networking opportunities. Albert also serves on the Arizona State University Los Diablos Board which helps to provide scholarships and mentorship opportunities for Latino students applying to attend or currently attending ASU. He also helped lead Phoenix’s efforts on the 2010 Census working with the US Census Regional Office. And in 2005, Albert was selected as one of 3 candidates nationally to participate in the City of Phoenix Management Intern program.
He received his Bachelors of Science in Business Marketing and a minor in Public Administration from
10:00am APWA Arizona Board of Directors Meeting (Open to all Members)
One Professional Development Hour will be provided.
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Event Date & Time:1/17/2018 11:30 AM - 1/17/2018 1:00 PM
Venue :Phoenix Country Club
2901 N. 7th Street
Phoenix , AZ , 85014
Contact Person :Sheila Hamilton
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Phone : (623) 581-3597
Company : APWA Arizona
Title : Chapter Administrator
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