Cargo Diversion, Port Infrastructure, Marine Highways to be Discussed at Feb. 13 Meeting
The Department of Transportation’s Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council will hold a public meeting Feb. 13 at DOT headquarters in Washington, D.C., to discuss potential recommendations on the following issues.
- integration of marine highways into the national transportation system
- options to provide a steady and reliable funding mechanism for port infrastructure development
- methods to mitigate the impact of cargo diverted as a result of natural disasters
- surface transportation reauthorization issues
Written comments on these issues must be filed by Feb. 17.