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LEHIGH VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION (LVPC) AND LEHIGH VALLEY TRANSPORTATION STUDY (LVTS) - LVPC WORKSHOP MEETINGS

The LVPC will hold two virtual workshops in April. WorkshopLV: Multimodal will be on Apr. 8 at 11 am and can be accessed at http://tiny.cc/WM0408 or via the phone 610-477-5793, conference ID: 300 739 909#. WorkshopLV: Housing will be on Apr. 15 at 3 pm and can be accessed at http://tiny.cc/WKH415 or via the phone 610-477-5793, conference ID: 208 513 899#.

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission and Lehigh Valley Transportation Study (MPO) is committed to compliance with nondiscrimination requirements of civil rights statutes, executive orders, regulations and policies applicable to the programs and activities it administers. Accordingly, the MPO is dedicated to ensuring that program beneficiaries receive public participation opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or economic status.  Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities, and the location is reachable by public transit. The MPO will provide auxiliary services for individuals with language, speech, sight or hearing impediments provided the request for assistance is made 14 days prior to the meeting. The MPO will attempt to satisfy other requests, as it is able.  Please make your request for auxiliary services to LVPC at 610-264-4544. If you believe you have been denied participation opportunities, or otherwise discriminated against in relation to the programs or activities administered by the MPO, you may file a complaint using the procedures provided in our complaint process document or by contacting 610-264-4544 or planning@lvpc.org

RIVER CENTRAL MULT-MUNICIPAL PLAN

Public outreach charettes for River Central Mulit-Municipal Plan, covering Catasauqua, East Allen, Hanover (Lehigh Co.), North Catasauqua, and Northampton municipalities are scheduled for Thursday, Apr. 8 at 6 pm, Friday, Apr 9 at 1 pm and Wednesday, Apr. 14 at 8 am.  These meetings can be accessed via http://tiny.cc/RCCharettes or via the phone 610-477-5793, conference ID: 782 521 301#.  Additional Information is available by contacting the LVPC at 610-264-4544 or planning@lvpc.org

River Central Multi-Municipal Planning Steering Committee virtual meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 7:00 pm has been cancelled.

 

LEHIGH VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION (LVPC) AND LEHIGH VALLEY TRANSPORTATION STUDY (LVTS) 2021 MEETING NOTICE

The following meetings will be held virtually, via Microsoft Teams, for 2021: The Commission will meet on the fourth Thurs. of each month at 7pm, except the Nov. and Dec. meetings, which will be held on Thurs. Nov. 18 at 7pm and Thurs. Dec. 23 at 11am, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/FC2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 801 580 956#.

Executive Committee will meet on the third Thurs. of each month at 1 pm, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/EC2021Mtg or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 910 504 400#.

Environment Committee will meet on the Tues. immediately preceding Commission meetings each month at 11am, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/ENV2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 467 316 157#.

Comprehensive Planning Committee will meet on the Tues. immediately preceding Commission meetings each month at 12pm, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/CP2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 831 716 971#.

Transportation Committee will meet on the fourth Thurs. of each month at 5:30 pm, except the Nov. and Dec. meetings, which will be held on Thurs. Nov. 18 at 5:30 pm and Thurs. Dec. 23 at 9:30am, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/Tran2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793.

LEHIGH VALLEY TRANSPORTATION STUDY (LVTS): A Joint meeting of the Technical and Coordinating Committees will occur on the third Wednesday in January, then the third Wednesday of every other month, starting in Feb. at 9 am, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/LVTS2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 159 761 325#.

The Technical Committee will meet separately on the third Wednesday, of every other month, starting in Mar. at 9 am, this meeting can be accessed monthly via http://tiny.cc/LVTS2021mtgs or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 159 761 325#. Access to all virtual meetings is available at lvpc.org.

 

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission and Lehigh Valley Transportation Study (MPO) is committed to compliance with nondiscrimination requirements of civil rights statutes, executive orders, regulations and policies applicable to the programs and activities it administers. Accordingly, the MPO is dedicated to ensuring that program beneficiaries receive public participation opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or economic status.  Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities, and the location is reachable by public transit. The MPO will provide auxiliary services for individuals with language, speech, sight or hearing impediments provided the request for assistance is made 14 days prior to the meeting. The MPO will attempt to satisfy other requests, as it is able.  Please make your request for auxiliary services to LVPC at 610-264-4544. If you believe you have been denied participation opportunities, or otherwise discriminated against in relation to the programs or activities administered by the MPO, you may file a complaint using the procedures provided in our complaint process document or by contacting 610-264-4544 or bvazquez@lvpc.org

MEDICARE PART D CREDITABLE COVERAGE NOTICE

 

This notice applies to Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Plan Participants and their covered dependents who are eligible for Medicare, either because they are at least age 65 or because of a disability.

 

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Employment

CIVIL/ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) is growing environmental engineering and planning, capacity, and capabilities of our team. Specifically, LVPC is seeking an individual with interest in participating in stormwater management, and watershed-based, green-gray infrastructure, sustainability, resiliency, climate action and greenways-blueways planning efforts. The successful candidate must be innovative, and possess:

 

• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

• Creative thinking, positive attitude

• Passion for results and a bias for action

• Strong commitment to public service and community improvement

• Team orientation and personal accountability

 

The Civil/Environmental Engineer will perform professional engineering work to plan, coordinate and implement the LVPC’s stormwater management program and to support and grow the region’s leadership in watershed planning, green infrastructure, parks, recreation, farmland preservation, walking and rolling, climate action, and greenways-blueways initiatives, and environmental design generally through sustainable engineering practices. Accountable for planning, development, and management of projects in compliance with all applicable city/state/federal codes and regulations, and according to all acceptable engineering practices, this position works under the supervision of the Director of

Environmental Planning.

 

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DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION PLANNING AND DATA

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) is seeking a candidate for Director of Transportation Planning and Data to lead a team planning for and managing infrastructure and information for the region. LVPC is the regional transportation leadership entity responsible for the planning, development, implementation and management of multi-modal and long-range infrastructure goals and projects subject to Federal and state requirements of metropolitan and county planning. Additionally, the LVPC is the largest public data repository and analysis center, managing and providing key information utilized by all sectors of the economy for decision-making. The Director of Transportation Planning and Data performs complex professional, stakeholder development and administrative work under the general supervision of the LVPC Executive Director. Managing seven team members with the support of the Associate Director of Transportation Planning and Data, the Director also, works closely with the community, Lehigh Valley Planning Commissioners and Lehigh Valley Transportation Study Board. As such, possessing excellent communication and time management skills, and the ability to manage the work of others is key. Communication is critical skill for the Director, whether conveying concepts to an audience or writing technical analyses.

The successful candidate must exhibit a thorough understanding of transportation planning and principles and have a degree in Urban, City, Regional or Transportation Planning and/or Civil Engineering, or a related field. In addition to the above required skills, experience in any of the following areas is desirable:

• Metropolitan Planning Organization/Regional Planning

• Transportation finance

• Data science, analytics and management, travel demand modeling, Geographic Information Systems

• Freight transportation

• Transit, pedestrian, bicycle and rolling infrastructure

• Land Use Planning

• Public outreach and engagement

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Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

961 Marcon Boulevard - Suite 310

Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: (610) 264-4544

Toll Free: (888) 627-8808

Fax: (610) 264-2616