LAS VEGAS — Rajan Zed was reappointed to another three-year term on the Citizens Advisory Committee of Regional Transportation Commission in Nevada.
Amy Cummings, RTC Director of Planning, in a re-appointment letter to Zed, wrote: “We appreciate your interest in community transportation issues. You are making a notable contribution to our community.”
This Committee provides input on policy issues relative to public transportation, the regional street and highway system, and multimodal transportation planning. As the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization for the region, the RTC (founded in 1979 by legislation approved by Nevada Legislature) provides leadership in planning, public policy development and implementation of sustainable transportation systems to meet the community’s present and future transportation needs.
Zed has taken-up interfaith, religion, Roma (Gypsies) and other causes all over the world. He was invited by President of European Parliament in Brussels (Belgium) for a meeting to promote interfaith dialogue. Many cities in have named October 25 as “Rajan Zed Day”. Bestowed with “World Interfaith Leader Award”, he is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, Senior Fellow and Religious Advisor to Foundation for Religious Diplomacy and Spiritual Advisor to National Association of Interchurch & Interfaith Families. Zed prominently appeared in a recently released documentary on religion titled “Unresolvable?” He has been invited and participated in World Economic Forum.