Rural Transportation Logo

Category: Freight

USDOT Releases National Freight Strategic Plan

On September 3, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) released its first National Freight Strategic Plan.  The plan was developed through a multi-agency effort involving

ITS ePrimer Webinar on 5/2: Port Operations

The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) – Joint Program Office (JPO) Professional Capacity Building (PCB) Program, the U.S. Maritime Administration

GAO Report: Freight Rail Pricing

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released the report Freight Rail Pricing: Contracts Provide Shippers and Railroads Flexibility, but High Rates Concern Some Shippers.

Rail Safety in the United States

OneRail Coalition, a group of freight and passenger rail stakeholders, has released a report titled Rail Safety in the United States.  The report presents information

Additional Resources


Click the button below to receive NADO and Rural Transportation news and information directly to your inbox.