Public transportation plays a significant role in finding solutions to the numerous challenges facing America today. Whether it’s more jobs, a cleaner environment, energy independence or a better quality of life, public transportation takes us there.
Looking for something cool and green to do this summer? If you will be a high school junior or senior in Fall 2011, join your peers from across America as they come together June 26 – 30, 2011 in Washington, DC to explore how partnering with public transportation can help promote better communities and a healthy environment. Applications Due: Friday, April 22.
With this all expenses paid opportunity, you will:
* Experience five days in the Nation’s Capital
* Meet lawmakers and congressional leaders
* Participate in hands-on local transit tours
* Discover the wide range of exciting career paths within the transit industry
* Learn how public transportation is helping shape a brighter future
Originally Posted on: 4/15/2011