USDOT is offering a series of special topic webinars that delve into various aspects of the TIGER application process. There is no cost to attend, but space is limited so advance registration is required.
The Federal Highway Administration has developed the initial draft Highway Primary Freight Network. Maps and tables are available for public review at http://www.ops.fhwa.dot.gov/freight/
Learn about freight transportation Web sites and find phone numbers for freight information and services throughout the USDOT.
To help the U.S. Department of Transportation promote a safe, economically efficient, and environmentally sustainably freight transportation system, the Department's National Freight Advisory Committee (NFAC) will provide advice and recommendations to the Secretary on matters related to freight transportation in the United States.
Search for national and state-specific information on freight transportation and related activities.
On July 6, 2012, President Obama signed into law P.L. 112-141, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21).
The following news items were compiled by the FHWA Office of Freight Management and Operations. This is not meant to be a comprehensive list of freight news.
Great Northern Corridor Coalition Aims to Improve Freight-rail Transportation from Pacific Northwest to Midwest - 4/15/2014
Environmental Protection Agency Announces New Port Initiative to Advance Sustainable Technologies - 4/15/2014
U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Names New Members to Maritime Industry Advisory Panel - 4/15/2014
Quantifying the Impact of Large Percent Trucks Proportion on Rural Freeways - 4/15/2014
Researchers Propose Strategies to Reduce Fuel Consumption in Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles - 4/15/2014
Talking Freight Seminar on April 16, 2014: Environmental Benchmarking in Freight Transportation - 4/9/2014
United States Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration