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Air Quality Conformity

…CO and PM10 and has submitted an early progress plan for ozone.  In order to conduct the transportation conformity analysis, RTC uses a travel demand model.  This computer program uses estimates and projections of population, employment, and transportation infrastructure information.  The outputs from this model are used to analyze the air quality impacts of future transportation projects based on various parameters from an air quality model.  Th…

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RTC to hold public meetings on transportation projects

…reedom funding. The projects proposed for JARC grants were solicited through a Competitive Transportation Selection Process to support the development and maintenance of transportation services that improve access to jobs and employment related activities for welfare recipients and eligible low-income individuals. The grants also seek to support the transportation of residents in urbanized and non-urbanized areas to suburban employment opportunit…

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RTC to celebrate 20 years of providing public transportation in our valley

…xpress, Henderson to Downtown Express and the newest routes, the Sahara Express and Downtown & Veterans Medical Center Express (commuter bus). The express services carry riders from residential areas into the high-density employment centers of downtown Las Vegas and the Strip. Additionally, the RTC has built new park & ride locations and transit facilities to make riding transit more convenient and accessible. The RTC opened the South Str…

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RTC celebrates 20 years of providing public transportation in Las Vegas valley

…xpress, Henderson to Downtown Express and the newest routes, the Sahara Express and Downtown & Veterans Medical Center Express (commuter bus). The express services carry riders from residential areas into the high-density employment centers of downtown Las Vegas and the Strip. Additionally, the RTC has built new park & ride locations and transit facilities to make riding transit more convenient and accessible. The RTC opened the South Str…

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Maryland Parkway Alternatives Analysis

…developed residential and commercial area with 55,000 residents and 81,000 jobs. On average, there are 8.1 people per acre in the corridor, 80 percent higher than the 4.5 people per acre for Las Vegas as a whole. The average employment density in the corridor is 11.9 jobs per acre, 495 percent higher than the 2.0 for Las Vegas as a whole. Show Demographics Forty-six percent of households in the corridor between Charleston Boule…

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Flamingo Corridor Improvements

FLAMINGO ROAD is a major arterial street that runs 14 miles from west to east and connects areas of extensive existing and planned commercial and residential development directly to the center of activity in the Resort Corridor and the campus of the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. The combination of large residential populations at the ends of the corridor and concentrated employment at the center gives rise to substantial commuter traffic fl…

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Commissioner, Local Leaders Breaking Ground on Local Fuel Revenue Indexing Projects

…dime a day for the average driver in the next three years. The funding will generate up to $700 million in bonds to fund 185 regional and locally significant transportation projects and create 8,931 and 9,467 person years of employment. For more information visit www.rtcsnv.com.   Who: Clark County Commissioner & RTC Board Chairman Larry Brown and other local leaders.  What: Inaugural groundbreaking of road projects funded through fuel reven…

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Fuel tax indexing approved in Clark County to fund critical transportation projects

…will enable the RTC to raise the revenue necessary to fund critical transportation projects in and around the Las Vegas Valley, benefiting hundreds of thousands of motorists and creating nearly 8,931 to 9,467 person years of employment” said Tina Quigley, RTC general manager. “This initiative will improve connectivity and enhance transportation infrastructure in Southern Nevada allowing residents, tourists and goods to travel more efficiently in…

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Terms of Use

…part of these Terms of Use is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and PreRace.com as a result of this agreement or use of the Services. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement among the parties relating to this subject matter…

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RTC announces roadway improvements to begin the week of May 20

…er Avenue is expected to begin later in the year. The entire roadway project is expected to be complete in early 2014. Downtown Las Vegas is located in the urban core of the metropolitan area and serves as the second largest employment center for the valley. Thanks to ongoing redevelopment, the implementation of this project would further bolster the RTC’s and City of Las Vegas’ efforts to make the downtown area more livable with improved access…

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Laughlin-Bullhead City Bridge

Today, a single bridge over the Colorado River provides the only major link between Laughlin, Nev.and Bullhead City, Ariz. The two communities complement one another in residential and employment opportunities with Bullhead City providing a large portion of Laughlin’s workforce. The existing bridge connects the two cities at State Highway 163 where the river is less than 2,000 feet wide. Vehicle crashes interfere with traffic flow across the bri…

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Statement Of Non-Discrimination

Sec. 504 Rehabilitation Act The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals with disabilities, or in any aspect of RTC operations. The RTC also does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.If you have reason to believe that a client, custom…

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About the RTC

About the RTC  careers - Employment Opportunities The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) is both the transit authority and the transportation-planning agency for Southern Nevada.  As the Las Vegas Valley’s population continues to increase daily, so too does traffic congestion and the RTC identifies transportation challenges and explores and implements both short and long-term resolutions while simultaneously promoting…

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Employer Services

…s include: The purchase of a bicycle Bicycle improvements, repair, and storage These are considered reasonable expenses as long as the bicycle is regularly used for travel between the employee’s residence and place of employment. Learn more about how it works at: 2014 Tax Benefits Employer Partners:  Offering EZ Rider bus passes and pre-tax payroll deductions for transit passes, vanpool fees or bicycle commuting expenses qualify as “Gold”…

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Alternate Transportation Options

The following organizations are projects receiving grant funding from the RTC through Job Access Reverse Commute (JARC)(5316) funding and grant funds from New Freedom (5317) funding. Coordinated Transportation Map 2013 Show Aid for Aids of Nevada BUDDY Transportation Program - Provide van transportation to medical and social support programs for non-ADA eligible medically fragile clients who are associated with AFAN. Employment Access…

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RTC to Offer Free Rides on its Sahara Express June 18 – June 24 Encourages Commuters to “Dump the Pump” on June 21

…icles at any of the RTC Park & Ride locations for free and ride transit to their destination for as little as $2. Transit routes throughout much of the Las Vegas Valley connect commuters living in residential areas to key employment sites. Commuters are encouraged to visit rtcsnv.com to access the RTC’s Transit Trip Planner (powered by Google) and to get more information on fares, specific routes and park and ride locations. Commuters c…

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Sahara Bus Rapid Transit Project Information

…eloping the new Sahara Express rapid transit service, which began operations on May 20, 2012. The Sahara Express is part of RTC’s larger network of rapid transit and express services that directly connect residential areas to employment and other high activity centers. Photo Galleries Sahara Express BRT Hualapai to I-15 Gallery Arville-Median-2 Arville-Median-3 Arville-Sidewalk-landscape Bus-Lane-1 Eastern-EB-1 HAWK-2 Jon…

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Grand opening ceremony for Sahara Express to be held May 14

…and Valley View Boulevard. The Sahara Express will be another addition to the RTC’s expanding network of rapid transit and express services. The RTC’s rapid transit services provide enhanced connectivity between residential, employment and other high activity centers throughout the Las Vegas Valley and are designed with commuters and speed in mind. The RTC received $34.4 million in federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (…

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