Keeping Counties Moving: Understanding the Role of Freight Transportation as an Economic Engine

Feb. 22, 2016 , 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm
2016 NACo Legislative Conference
Educational Workshop Block II, Lincoln 2 (Exhibition Level)

This session will explore how freight transportation—including maritime and inland ports, rail and multimodal facilities, and infrastructure— is used to fuel economic growth.  The panel will discuss national and international trends, as well as highlight case studies of freight infrastructure planning and investment from counties to support local and regional economic growth and development.