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City of Eugene Announces New Permanent Traffic Engineer
Matt Rodrigues, a frequent bicycle commuter who recently visited Denmark and Sweden to learn more about safe multimodal transportation, has been officially hired as Eugene's new traffic engineer. Rodrigues had been serving as the "Acting in Capacity" Traffic Engineer for about a year, after the previous engineer, Tom Larsen, resigned when it was revealed he failed to update his professional license for six years. The city carried out a hiring process this winter for the permanent position and last week hired Rodrigues. Rodrigues has worked in the City of Eugene Public Works department since 2004, but he brings a fresh perspective to this important upper-management role, as he is a daily bike commuter and an … Continue reading "City of Eugene Announces New Permanent Traffic Engineer"