• Posts Tagged ‘Bhatt’

    Cohan To Replace Bhatt at DelDOT

    by  • January 12, 2015 • Bicycle Friendly Places, Cool People, Federal Funding • 1 Comment

    Gov. Jack Markell announced last week that he will nominate Jennifer Cohan, the Director of the Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles, to replace Shailen Bhatt as the secretary of the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT). Bhatt is resigning to become the executive director of the Colorado Department of Transportation. During his tenure as secretary,...

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    The Most Bicycle Friendly State East of the Mississippi River

    by  • May 1, 2013 • Bicycle Friendly Places, Walkable Bikeable Delaware

    Dover – May 1, 2013 – At the Walkable Bikeable Delaware 2013 Summit in Dover this morning,  DelDOT Secretary Shailen Bhatt and DNREC Secretary Collin O’Mara announced Delaware’s new Bicycle Friendly State ranking. In the sixth annual assessment by the League of American Bicyclists, Delaware achieved a #5 ranking nationally, while placing #1 among...

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    DelDOT Secretary Bhatt at Walkable Bikeable Delaware 2013 Summit

    by  • April 5, 2013 • Events, Walkable Bikeable Delaware • 1 Comment

    WALKABLE BIKEABLE DELAWARE 2013 SUMMIT Active Transportation, Healthy Families May 1 | Dover, Delaware REGISTER HERE  SUMMIT PROGRAM DelDOT Secretary Shailen Bhatt will speak at the Walkable Bikeable Delaware 2013 Summit on May 1 in Dover. Secretary Bhatt spoke at the National Bike Summit in Washington DC in 2012. His agency also proposed over...

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    “Why I Ride”: DelDOT Secretary Shailen Bhatt

    by  • May 26, 2012 • Cool People • 0 Comments

    Courtesy of the League of American Bicyclists:   Shailen Bhatt is the Secretary of Transportation for the state of Delaware, which moved up dramatically in the 2012 Bicycle Friendly State Ranking released on Tuesday. He spoke with the League of American Bicylcists in April about why he bikes and wants to make cycling accessible...

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    “Visionary Transportation Bureaucrats”

    by  • April 22, 2012 • Cool People • 0 Comments

    Featured in Body Local – Early last year, a coalition of cycling, civic and environmental groups, including Bike Delaware, drafted a letter to Governor Jack Markell, asking him to hire a visionary leader to head DelDOT. Markell didn’t disappoint. The man he chose for the job, Shailen Bhatt, had played a key role at...

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