The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission

on Friday, November 4, 2011 |
Clean Air Council is seeking a Transportation Intern to assist in its Sustainable Transportation Program. Graduate student preferred. This is a part-time position. Prefer work-study but could potentially pay stipend.

Responsibilities include:
  • Advocacy: Bringing transportation problems and solutions to the attention of decision-makers-including state legislators, people in the Executive branch, environmental agency staff, local officials, and the U.S. House and Senate.
  • Campaign Strategy: Strategizing how to gain political support for the Council’s transportation priorities through research, coalition-building, and grassroots organizing.Media Outreach: Working on media events, news releases and editorial board meetings. Write, edit, pitch and publish letters to the editor and editorials in state, regional and local news mediums.
  • Policy Analysis: Researching and evaluating new federal and state environmental policies around sustainable transportation issues and helping to form organizational stances around these policies.
  • Coalition Building: Reach out to like-minded organizations and the opposition to advance policy, educate and influence constituents and policy makers .

To apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to Joseph Otis Minott, Esq,
Executive Director.